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Title
Document
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
James, John (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XII. The Siege of Charleston--Lincoln Papers

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1780-05-10
Place: Charleston, S.C.
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: EM7542-7727
Physical Description
6 pp. Fo
Description
Petition to Gen. Lincoln of divers Country Militia in behalf of themselves and their fellow-citizens, that he will send out a flag of truce in the name of the people intimating their acquiescence in the terms proposed by the British commanders. Three hundred and forty-six signatures.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 278196
Calendar number: EM. 7628
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 97caaf00-0026-0130-e4f4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1780: 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. "Document" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1780. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bdf89b10-fb65-6058-e040-e00a18066b51

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bdf89b10-fb65-6058-e040-e00a18066b51

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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