On Monday, July 13, The New York Public Library will begin to gradually reopen our physical locations, starting with limited grab-and-go service at eight library locations. We hope to reopen more locations soon. Find details about locations, services, and requirements, and learn more about accessing our remote resources.

+ o - ^
previous next

View this item elsewhere:

Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Pennsylvania. Supreme Executive Council (Creator)

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XXVIII. Miscellaneous Manuscripts


Dates / Origin
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Date Created: 1788-02-11
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
L. S., P. Muhlenberg. 1 page. Fo
To Samuel Huntington, Governor of Connecticut. Dr. Franklin, President of this state, being indisposed, the Council request him to reply to Huntington's letter relative to John Franklin, a state prisoner, then in Philadelphia jail; the Supreme Executive Council have mitigated the rigor of his imprisonment but it would require an Act of Legislature to admit him to bail; will probably be recommended if the inhabitants of Wyoming continue their peaceable disposition.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 280133
Calendar number: EM. 20225
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 344ae280-c542-012f-1035-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1788: 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. "Document" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/be97b4b1-6a6b-725d-e040-e00a1806751a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 13, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/be97b4b1-6a6b-725d-e040-e00a1806751a

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. Document Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/be97b4b1-6a6b-725d-e040-e00a1806751a

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/be97b4b1-6a6b-725d-e040-e00a1806751a | title= (text) Document|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 13, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>