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Title
Letter to [Benjamin Franklin, President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania?]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 (Recipient)
United States. Congress, Continental, 1775–1789 (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series IV. The Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789

Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1788-07-28
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
L. S., William Irvine, John Armstrong jr., William Bingham, James Randolph Reid. Endorsed. 1 page. Fo
Description
The delegates from Pennsylvania have presented to Congress two applications of the 18th and 22nd inst. from the Supreme Executive Council for federal troops; they transmit herewith the determination reached; a postscript says that they will move for, and hope to obtain the troops for as long a time as the State may require them.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275387
Calendar number: EM. 890
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fae67210-c52d-012f-71b1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1788: Place
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Letter to [Benjamin Franklin, President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania?]