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Title
Letter to Edmund Pendleton, President of the Convention
Names
Pendleton, Edmund (Recipient)
Lee, Charles (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series IX. Lossing's Field Book of the Revolution

Dates / Origin
Place: Williamsburg, Va.
Date Created: 1776-05-10
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Genres
Documents
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Citation/reference: EM4262-7302
Physical Description
L. S. 2 pp. 4o
Description
They recommend that the inhabitants of Norfolk and Princess Anne counties that are exposed to the enemy and disaffected, be removed to an interior part of the colony, with their stock and slaves fit to bear arms; those nearest the enemy should be compelled to withdraw first; those that may remain longest are the people residing on the Carolina side of the Great Bridge and along the road to the northwest landing.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 277546
Calendar number: EM. 6385
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9caaffc0-0025-0130-5073-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1776: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Edmund Pendleton, President of the Convention