Found 5 collections related to New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

Smith, William, 1728-1793
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2796
4.18 linear feet (6 boxes, 10 volumes)
William Smith Jr. (1728-1793), an American Loyalist of New York and Quebec, was a prominent jurist, statesman, journalist and historian. The William Smith Jr. papers comprise the papers of William Smith Jr., 1683-1793; those of his son William... more
United States. Continental Army. New York Regiment, First
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3679
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Orderly book of Captain David Lyon's Company, Colonel Alexander McDougall's First New York Regiment, kept at New York City. The book is in the handwriting of Thomas Hoyt, Matthew Woodruff, and others, and dates from March 25 through May 25, 1776
Dawson, Henry B. (Henry Barton), 1821-1889
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 740
.3 linear feet (1 box)
Henry Barton Dawson was an American editor, historian and antiquarian bookseller. Collection consists of correspondence, research papers, diary, and other papers of Dawson and his son. Includes correspondence, 1859-1889; papers relating to... more
Spencer, John C. (John Canfield), 1788-1855
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2842
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This memorandum book, kept by New York officeholder John Canfield Spencer, contains entries related to land patents, military pensions for Revolutionary War service, military land warrants for War of 1812 service, and various receipts for... more
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