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Title
Letter to Horatio Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.]
Names
Gates, Horatio, 1728-1806 (Recipient)
White, Alexander (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XVIII. The Republican Court

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1790-03-13
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: EM9828-10305
Physical Description
A. L. S. Endorsed. 4 pp. 4o
Description
Acknowledges Gates' letter of Feb. 27; report of Secretary of the Treasury a great performance; enters into criticism of same; Jefferson has not arrived, has not as yet accepted office, his last excuse that he had married his daughter to a Mr. Randolph; describes his journey to New York and discounts the dangers; details the fashionable assemblies and balls of New York, specifying various evenings appropriated by Mrs. Washington, Mrs. Adams, and others for their assemblies; the letter is for General Stephens' perusal.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 278916
Calendar number: EM. 10038
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cb9b29e0-0028-0130-86ad-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1728: Creator Born
  • 1790: Place
  • 1806: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. Letter to Horatio Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bd926ab2-b8e6-48a8-e040-e00a180644a9

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Horatio Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.]