As of Tuesday, September 8, The New York Public Library has expanded grab-and-go service to 50 branch locations as part of our gradual reopening. We hope to reopen even more locations soon. Find details about locations, services, and requirements, and learn more about accessing our remote resources.

View this item elsewhere:

Title
Letter to [George Burjin, Bridgetown?]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Burjin, George (Recipient)
Elmer, Ebenezer (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series IX. Lossing's Field Book of the Revolution

Dates / Origin
Place: New Jersey
Date Created: 1801
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: EM4262-7302
Physical Description
A. L. S. 2 pp. 4o
Description
The plan of assembling the Legislature is relinquished; the federal lawyers hail Col. Ogden chief justice, but it is generally believed that Kirkpatrick will prevail; for puisne judge the Governor is using his influence in favor of Giles; the members here say that if the western people can fix on a character not offensive, they think he can be carried; otherwise Pennington will be run; Elmer suggests his brother as a proper candidate; doubts his own capability; the bill for extinguishing the state balances has been referred to next session; that for repealing the internal taxes has been considered but not completed.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 277201
Calendar number: EM. 5684
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16ad5780-0025-0130-716a-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

  • 1801: Place
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to [George Burjin, Bridgetown?]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bb4ebb8a-0de6-c85e-e040-e00a18063bc4

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to [George Burjin, Bridgetown?]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bb4ebb8a-0de6-c85e-e040-e00a18063bc4

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. Letter to [George Burjin, Bridgetown?] Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bb4ebb8a-0de6-c85e-e040-e00a18063bc4

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bb4ebb8a-0de6-c85e-e040-e00a18063bc4 | title= (text) Letter to [George Burjin, Bridgetown?]|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=September 23, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Letter to [George Burjin, Bridgetown?]