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Title
Letter to John Bradstreet, [Albany, N.Y.?]
Names
Bradstreet, John (Recipient)
Loring, Joshua (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, bulk (1700-1800)

Series XIX. Booth's History of New York

Dates / Origin
Place: Roxbury, Mass.
Date Created: 1760-03-13
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: EM12068-13172
Physical Description
A. L. S. 1 page. 4o
Description
Has just received Bradstreet's letter, has orders from General [Jeffrey] Amherst to raise only a sufficient number of carpenters to build and repair boats and vessels on Lakes Ontario and Champlain; they would leave in a few days for Albany where Bradstreet might employ them until Loring's arrival; if more carpenters were necessary he could get them in six hours time; sends 50 in two companies.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 279134
Calendar number: EM. 10966
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9d391980-0029-0130-3cc8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1760: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Letter to John Bradstreet, [Albany, N.Y.?]