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Title
Letter to Robert Hunter Morris [Philadelphia]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Morris, Robert Hunter, ca. 1700-1764 (Recipient)
Alexander, William, Earl of Stirling (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series IX. Lossing's Field Book of the Revolution

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1755-06-09
Place: New York
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Genres
Documents
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Citation/reference: EM4262-7302
Physical Description
A. L. S. Endorsed. 1 page. 4o
Description
Transmits copies of his letters to Gov. Shirley, in order to show what Lewis Morris and himself have been doing towards the Niagara expedition; Gov. Shirley's regiments starts the following day from Boston for Providence where vessels are waiting; Capt. Kinneer is made aide de camp; he is writing to Turner and to Miflin & Co. about pork for Gen. Bradock; asks Morris to inform Tinker that Shirley's regiment will arrive soon, and that he should bring the men recruited by Rutherford of Trentown to join.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 277905
Calendar number: EM. 6961
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0040f9f0-0026-0130-3c9e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1755: Created
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Robert Hunter Morris [Philadelphia]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1755. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bc2acb7e-4bcb-0a50-e040-e00a18063320

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Robert Hunter Morris [Philadelphia]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bc2acb7e-4bcb-0a50-e040-e00a18063320

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1755). Letter to Robert Hunter Morris [Philadelphia] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bc2acb7e-4bcb-0a50-e040-e00a18063320

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Robert Hunter Morris [Philadelphia]