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Title
Letter to Gov. [Thomas] Mifflin [Philadelphia]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 (Recipient)
Ellicott, Andrew (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XXIII. Boundary Line Controversy

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1794-10-01
Place: Le Boeuf, Pa.
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: EM14459-14606
Physical Description
A. L. S. 2 pp. Fo
Description
Awaiting news of the treaty with the Six Nations at Buffalo Creek; does not expect to command their friendship nor to excite their fear; the British from lack of success against France may be more favorably inclined towards the United States; Captain Denny taking every precaution at the fort; finds one of the principal causes of complaint against the state service is the payment of discharged soldiers in due bills instead of cash; urges the advisability of encouraging settlers at Venango, Mouth of the Conawengo River, le Boeuf and Presqu' Isle.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 279517
Calendar number: EM. 14532
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c6e3de40-002c-0130-1a54-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1794: 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 Gov. [Thomas] Mifflin [Philadelphia]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1794. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bde71158-060d-8159-e040-e00a1806679a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Gov. [Thomas] Mifflin [Philadelphia]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 12, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bde71158-060d-8159-e040-e00a1806679a

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1794). Letter to Gov. [Thomas] Mifflin [Philadelphia] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bde71158-060d-8159-e040-e00a1806679a

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Gov. [Thomas] Mifflin [Philadelphia]