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Title
Letter to Thomas Percy, Dean of Carlisle, afterwards Bishop of Dromore
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Percy, Thomas (Recipient)
Pratt, Charles, 1st Earl Camden (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

The Signers to the Declaration of Independence: Introduction, Part II.

Dates / Origin
Place: Camden Place
Date Created: 1781-06-06
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
1 page. 4o
Description
Regrets that he will not be able to receive the Dean, as he leaves tomorrow to take his daughter to Tunbridge for her health, and will probably not return until the beginning of July. A. L. On the back is written: "Ld. Camden June 6. 1781. to Dr. Percy Dean of Carlisle, afterwards, Bishop of Dromore", and (in pencil) "Member of Dr Johnson's Literary Club".
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275771
Calendar number: EM. 1812
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 28b4b060-c52f-012f-7a8d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1781: Place
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Thomas Percy, Dean of Carlisle, afterwards Bishop of Dromore