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Title
Letter to Gov. [James] Hamilton [Philadelphia]
Names
Hamilton, James (Recipient)
Monckton, Robert (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection, [legacy collection]

Series XXVIII. Miscellaneous Manuscripts

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Dates / Origin
Place: Fort Pitt, Pa.
Date Created: 1760-08-21
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.
Physical Description
A. L. S. 2 pp. 4o
Description
As General Amherst will be able to spare no regular troops for the winter posts, and as it will be absolutely necessary to maintain his majesty's rights on Lake Erie and the River Ohio, 400 Pennsylvania troops should immediately be reinlisted for this purpose.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 280109
Calendar number: EM. 20201
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2770c080-c542-012f-3470-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Gov. [James] Hamilton [Philadelphia]