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Title
Letter to Robert Carter
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Carter, Robert (Recipient)
Lemmon, Robert (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XVI. The Federal Convention

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1788-05-07
Place: Baltimore, Md.
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. Endorsed. 1 page. 4o
Description
He has attended every meeting of the Baltimore Company as Carter's representative; this state has adopted the Constitution by a majority of almost six to one; the prospect of an efficient government seems good; [Samuel] Chase, [Luther] Martin, and [William] Paca were the leaders of the minority.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 278785
Calendar number: EM. 9579
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5ffe92a0-0028-0130-3c66-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1788: 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 Carter" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1788. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bcf4e50c-cd1a-6423-e040-e00a18061eb6

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Robert Carter" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bcf4e50c-cd1a-6423-e040-e00a18061eb6

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1788). Letter to Robert Carter Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bcf4e50c-cd1a-6423-e040-e00a18061eb6

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Robert Carter