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Title
Letter to the Deputy Governor of Pennsylvania [William Denny]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Denny, William, b. 1718 (Recipient)
Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham (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: Whitehall
Date Created: 1757-12-30
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., W. Pitt. Marked "Duplicate." Endorsed: "Secry. Pitt Decr 30 1757 A," and "No. 1. Enterd in Council Minute of 7th. March 1758." 2 pp. Fo
Description
Gen. James Abercrombie is to succeed the Earl of Loudoun as Commander-in-Chief; be is to be obeyed and given all assistance; if he so orders an embargo is to be laid by the Governor upon all ships in the province; the commander of the squadron about to be sent must also be given all intelligence relative to his department, and must be supplied with such sailors and workmen as he may need.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 275773
Calendar number: EM. 1819
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ae076d0-c52f-012f-e968-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1757: 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 the Deputy Governor of Pennsylvania [William Denny]