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Abbad y Lasierra, Íñigo 1745-1813
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2
1 item (306 leaves), 2 maps 2 tables; 1 item (306 leaves), 2 maps 2 tables
Abbot, Abiel, 1770-1828
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3811
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
American clergyman, minister at Haverhill, Mass, 1795-1803.
Abbot, Charles, 1761-1817
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6420
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Abbot, Nathaniel
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6428
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Letter requesting payment for use of his wagon in the Continental Army in Col. Putnam's regiment for three years
Abeel, John Nelson, 1769-1812
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6441
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
American Presbyterian clergyman. Letter from author to Mayor of New York, Richard Varick
Abercrombie, Robert, 1740-1827
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6447
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
British military commander and brother of Sir Ralph Abercromby.
Adair, James Makittrick, 1728-1802
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6457
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
British physician. Letter to John Jay, Governor of New York, concerning a cure for yellow fever and the epidemic in New York City.
Adam, John
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6459
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Two letters: one to Col. Cortland & Col. Livingston from Camp at Peekskill regarding health conditions of deserters and troops; second letter to Governor Clinton regarding a parole.
Adam, William, 1751-1839
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6463
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
British lawyer and politician.
Adams, Andrew, 1736-1797
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6466
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Two letters
Adams, John, 1735-1826
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6264
2 folders
John Adams was the second President of the United States. Eleven letters and a receipt written or signed by Adams. Letters are addressed to John Wentworth (1756), John Jay (1779), Mr. Dumas (1783), Richard Cranch (1786-1787), Cotton Tufts (1788),... more
Adams, Richard
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6492
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Adams, Robert, 1787-1855
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18
.17 linear feet (1 box)
Robert Adams' papers include an unpublished holograph "History of Newbury, Mass., from its settlement to 1828," as well as his notes from the town records, 1706-1783, and other sources, as well as a list of records and books consulted. Includes... more
Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6494
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Revolutionary statesman and patriot; signer of the Declaration of Independence; governor of Massachusetts, 1794-97. Three original documents. Two bear the signature of Samuel Adams, Lt. Governor of Massachusetts and the signature of John Avery... more
Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 20
2.25 linear feet (7 boxes, 5 oversized folders)
Samuel Adams (1722-1803) was an American revolutionary and post-revolutionary era political leader. Adams served as lieutenant-governor of Massachusetts from 1789 to 1793, and was governor from 1794 to 1797. The Adams papers contain letters to... more
Adams, Samuel, 1745-1819
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 19
.3 linear feet (1 box); 3 microfilm reels
Samuel Adams (1745-1819) was an American physician who served during the U.S. Revolutionary War. Collection consists of Adams's diary and miscellaneous papers. Diary describes his early life in Connecticut, colonial army service, job as a teacher,... more
Adams, Thomas Boylston, 1772-1832
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 22
.2 linear feet (1 box)
Thomas Boylston Adams (1772-1832), one of the sons of U.S. president John Adams, was a representative to the Massachusetts legislature from 1809 to 1811 and served as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Massachusetts. Collection consists of... more
Adams, Thomas, 1730-1788
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6497
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Delegate from Virginia to Continental Congress, 1778-80, signer of Articles of Confederation. Receipt of payment from Hon. Henry Knox for the Independent Chronicle from July 1, 1788 to Jan 1, 1792
Adams, William, 1706-1789
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6500
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Archdeacon of Landaff, and master of Pembroke College in the university of Oxford. Friend and instructor of Samuel Johnson. . Letter dated Jan 16, 1764 recommending Mr. William Pemberton to the Society for promoting Christian knowledge and one... more
Adet, Pierre-Auguste, 1763-1832?
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6510
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
The folder contains one letter dated July 18, 1797 written in French.
Adlum, John, 1759-1836
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6514
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
This folder contains three letters written by John Adlum. The letter dated June 27, 1791 is addressed to Governor Thomas Mifflin regarding a treaty to be signed by Native Americans, including the Oneida, Onondage and Seneca tribes. The letter... more
Adye, Stephen Payne, -1794
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6517
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
The folder contains two letters to Sir Henry Clinton.
Affleck, Edmund, 1725-1788
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6518
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
A receipt dated October 31, 1783, for 1,120 pounds of hay.
Agnew, John A.
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6523
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Aitken, Robert, 1735-1802
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6538
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
The folder contains four letters: one letter to Joseph Reed dated 27 Nov. 1779 regarding the procurement of salt; a letter to John Nicholson dated 28 July 1795; a letter to Christopher Ludwick regarding the settlement of an affair between the two... more
Alden, Roger, 1754-1836
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6556
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
American officer in the Revolution. The folder contains one letter addressed to Col. Aaron Burr dated 17 Aug. 1779.
Alexander Hamilton United States Custom House (New York, N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3092
.4 linear feet (1 box)
The first series, 1792-1894, represents the bulk of the papers and consist of letters, certificates of registration for crews and vessels, returns of manifests, documents regarding imports and exports, petitions for various positions and... more
Alexander, Charles
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6564
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
The folder contains one letter to Mr. Thomas Swann, Esq. regarding a legal dispute over shares between Charles Alexander and George Chapman dated 28 May 1799.
Alexander, James, 1691-1756
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 15701
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Collection consists of five satirical songs and poems, some likely in the hand of James Alexander, relating to affairs in New York under the administration of Governor William Cosby, 1732-1736
Alexander, John McKnitt, 1733-1817
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6568
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
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