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Title
Letter to [Joseph Reed, Philadelphia.]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Reed, Joseph, 1741-1785 (Recipient)
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XXIII. Boundary Line Controversy

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1781-06-03
Place: Charlottesville, Va.
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. Endorsed. 1 page. 4o
Description
Agrees to proposition for deferring the settlement of boundary line until May 1, 1782, also to extend Mason and Dixon's line twenty-three miles; has written to surveyor of Monongalia county to concur in the work.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 279525
Calendar number: EM. 14573
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 281cf8d0-c53f-012f-a76d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1781: Created
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to [Joseph Reed, Philadelphia.]