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Title
Letter to [Horatio] Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Gates, Horatio, 1728-1806 (Recipient)
Ransome, Richard (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XXIV. Howe's Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1790-05-29
Place: Virginia
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: EM14610-15104
Physical Description
A. L. S. Endorsed. 1 page. 4o
Description
Complains of Smith Slaughter's deputy sheriff taking one of his best horses for taxes; has made up all the money except £5 which he asks Gates to lend him until harvest.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 279619
Calendar number: EM. 14942
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ab10880-002d-0130-eb92-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1790: 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 [Horatio] Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1790. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bf9cc762-79fe-8c19-e040-e00a18060263

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to [Horatio] Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bf9cc762-79fe-8c19-e040-e00a18060263

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1790). Letter to [Horatio] Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bf9cc762-79fe-8c19-e040-e00a18060263

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to [Horatio] Gates [Berkeley Co., Va.]