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Title
Letter to [Cadwallader] Colden
Names
Colden, Cadwallader (Recipient)
Gage, Thomas (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XIX. Booth's History of New York

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1764-01-30
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: EM12068-13172
Physical Description
A. L. S. 1 page. Fo
Description
Letters from Albany inform him of a disturbance at Schenectady caused by Justices billeting 3 provincial soldiers on Mr. Ten Eyck; urges that the soldiers were on the march to protect the frontiers, and would have perished if not quartered in houses; threatened prosecution of the billeting justice would stop public service; asks Colden's influence to stop affair going further as a bad example.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 278947
Calendar number: EM. 10455
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 214b4480-0029-0130-bbcd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1764: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to [Cadwallader] Colden