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Title
Letter to [Col. William Fleming, Virginia.]
Names
Fleming, William (Recipient)
Stephen, Adam (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XIII. The Generals of the American Revolution

Dates / Origin
Place: Berkeley County, Va.
Date Created: 1775-05-31
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. 4o
Description
Is pleased to hear of his recovery; Congress has great dependence on the Virginians; advises him to encourage riflemen to enlist; Congress gave directions to the New Yorkers to let the seven regiments land, but in case of violence to repel force with force; the men of Connecticut and New York have captured Ticonderogo; if they take Niagara and get shipping on Lake Ontario, Canada will be reduced to its ancient limits and the Canada Bill annihilated; Congress is considering a stoppage of all exports.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 278596
Calendar number: EM. 9181
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 026bc020-0028-0130-c539-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1775: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to [Col. William Fleming, Virginia.]