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Title
Document
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Smith, Thomas (Creator)
Shippen, Edward (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VII. The Signers to the Declaration of Independence

The Signers to the Declaration of Independence: Pennsylvania, Part I.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1794-07-26
Place: Philadelphia
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
D.S. Endorsed: "18th August 1794." 1 page. 4o
Description
Certificate to the effect that, upon oath of James Service, there is no improvement upon the 400 acres of land on the east side of John Taylor's survey, including Big Trough Creek in Union township, Huntingdon county, for which Benjamin Burd has made application.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 276112
Calendar number: EM. 3078
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c016b310-c530-012f-4a8b-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

  • 1794: 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. "Document" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1794. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2761-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2761-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1794). Document Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bac0a75c-2761-b981-e040-e00a18067fd9

Wikipedia Citation

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