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Title
Letter to Samuel William Johnson, St. George's, Bermuda
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Johnson, Samuel William (Recipient)
Johnson, William Samuel (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XVI. The Federal Convention

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1787-09-08
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: EM9433-9588
Physical Description
A. L. S. 2 pp. 4o
Description
The Assembly of Pennsylvania have recommended the new Constitution to a convention of the people of that state, to meet in November; it will be laid before the Assembly of Connecticut this week; many extol it, but there will be strong opposition in some of the states; he could not accompany Mrs. Johnson to Stratford, but he hopes to be at New Haven next week; he means to undertake the care of the College here, at least for this winter, and will bring Charles with him to try his fortune.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 278724
Calendar number: EM. 9448
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 403dc5e0-0028-0130-0c0d-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

  • 1787: Place
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Samuel William Johnson, St. George's, Bermuda