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Title
Letter to Elias Boudinot
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Boudinot, Elias, 1740-1821 (Recipient)
Tilton, James (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XXVIII. Miscellaneous Manuscripts

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1778-02-17
Place: Princeton, N.J.
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 to Hessian prisoners under his care; mentions Doctor Bloomfield; seeks to retain a Saxon lad, taken by the Hessians at Short Hills and compelled to enlist with the Hessians by a sight of the prisons in New York.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 280171
Calendar number: EM. 20263
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4e580980-c542-012f-1ef8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1778: 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 Elias Boudinot" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1778. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/be97b4b1-6ab1-725d-e040-e00a1806751a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Elias Boudinot" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/be97b4b1-6ab1-725d-e040-e00a1806751a

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1778). Letter to Elias Boudinot Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/be97b4b1-6ab1-725d-e040-e00a1806751a

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Elias Boudinot