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Title
Letter to Gov. [George] Clinton
Names
Clinton, George, 1739-1812 (Recipient)
Schuyler, Philip John, 1733-1804 (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XIII. The Generals of the American Revolution

Dates / Origin
Place: Albany, N.Y.
Date Created: 1779-04-07
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: EM7736-9213
Physical Description
A. L. S. Endorsed. 2 pp. Fo
Description
He is entreated by the friends of Leonard Van Buren to obtain the latter's release from captivity; Van Buren was made prisoner in New Jersey the preceding August, after he had resigned his office as commissary general of forage; suggests an exchange for Peter Ten Broeck, a captain in some British corps, who was taken at the German Flatts in August, 1777, and is now on parole; the bearer, Mr. Willet, will go with the flag to Sir Henry Clinton if the Governor thinks proper.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 278353
Calendar number: EM. 8174
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 14545cf0-0027-0130-eb33-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1739: Creator Born
  • 1779: Place
  • 1812: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Letter to Gov. [George] Clinton