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Title
Letter to [Gen. Benjamin Lincoln?]
Names
Lincoln, Benjamin, 1733-1810 (Recipient)
Vernier, Pierre J. F. (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series IX. Lossing's Field Book of the Revolution

Dates / Origin
Place: South Carolina
Date Created: 1780
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
A. L. S. On the back is part of an order respecting Col. Horry's Dragoons, Maj. Jameson's Dragoons, and Maj. Vernier's Legion, directing the detachment of a rear guard, to take effect on the other side of Combahee river. A. D. S., D. Horry. Strip
Description
He has returned from the enemy's advanced post, which has not moved; he is now stationed near and will give notice of any movement; puts himself under the General's immediate command.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 277817
Calendar number: EM. 6805
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c1c90080-c535-012f-f3c1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1733: Creator Born
  • 1780: Place
  • 1810: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Letter to [Gen. Benjamin Lincoln?]