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51 Franklin, Benjamin Franklin’s Purported Answer to a Nobleman’s Question on … 1775-01-01 MS : Library of Congress This document, of unknown provenance and in an unknown hand, is among...
52 Franklin, Benjamin Proposed Preamble to a Congressional Resolution … 1775-01-01 AD (incomplete draft): American Philosophical Society The nature of this fragment is clear...
53 Dodge, William Washington, George To George Washington from William Dodge, 1775 1775-01-01 [1775] . “Your Petitioner being a man in years and being One troubled With rhumatizm and Other...
54 Pickering, Timothy Washington, George To George Washington from Timothy Pickering, 1775 1775-01-01 Convinced of the utility, the necessity, at all times, of a well disciplined militia, to every...
55 Jefferson, Thomas Memorandum Books, 1775 1775-01-01 Jan. 2. Elias Wells v. Higgins 2. Cav. v. Thompkins v. C. Tompkins. See Apr. 18. 1774. Pl....
56 Committee of Merchants States General No. 13., 10 January–31 December 1775 1775-01-10 [“Extract from a Memorial presented to the States General in 1775 by a Committee of the Merchants...
57 Lee, Charles Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from Charles Lee, [before 10 … 1755-11-07 ALS : American Philosophical Society I am very happy that my letter to Lord Thanet meets with...
58 Franklin, Benjamin Hunt, Abraham Post Office Commissions to Abraham Hunt, 10 January … 1764-01-10 Printed forms (two) with MS insertions in blanks: Theodore Sheldon, Chicago (1954) The commission...
59 Adams, John Massachusetts General Court [Account with Massachusetts as a Delegate to the … 1775-04-01 £ s d To the Hire of two Horses at £10 each 20: 0: 0 To the Hire of a Sulky £8:0s:0d 8: 0: 0 To...
60 Montagu, Elizabeth Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from Elizabeth Montagu, [January?] … 1767-01-01 AL : American Philosophical Society Mrs. Montagu presents her compliments to Dr. Franklyn, and is...
61 Franklin, Benjamin Observations at Sea on Temperatures of Air and Water … 1775-04-10 Printed in Transactions of the American Philosophical Society . . ., II (1786), 325. On his...
62 Adams, John Inhabitants of Massachusetts Bay Colony XIII. To the Inhabitants of the Colony of … 1775-04-01 Another Clause in the Charter, quoted by this Writer, contains the Power “to make Laws and...
63 Washington, George [April 1775] 1775-04-01 Aprl. 1. At home all day, Mr. Magowan came here. 2. At home all day. Mr. Magowan went to church &...
64 Washington, George Acct. of the Weather in April [1775] 1775-04-01 Apl. 1. Cool, with the Wind at No. Wt. 2. Wind in the same place, and weather Cool. 3. Wind at...
65 Washington, George Cash Accounts, April 1775 1775-04-01 Cash Apl  1— To Messrs Robt Adam & Coy 1200 Pern [£] 75. 0. 0 3— To Merchds. 0. 2. 6 17— To...
66 Washington, George [Diary entry: 18 April 1775] 1775-04-18 18. Walkd with Genl. Lee to Mr. Adams’s Fishing Landg. Mrs. Blackburn & Mrs. Brown Dined & stayd...
67 Washington, George [Diary entry: 18 April 1775] 1775-04-18 18. A little Rain in the Morning but clear, & the wind hard, & cold from the Westward afterwards.
68 Dunmore, John Murray, fourth earl of Washington, George To George Washington from Lord Dunmore, 18 April 1775 1775-04-18 I have reveived your letter dated the 3d Instant. The information you have received that the...
69 Milnor, William Washington, George To George Washington from William Milnor, 18 April 1775 1775-04-18 Your favour by Mr Whilper as well as that by yesterdays post, I have receivd, and I have acted...
70 Adams, John Inhabitants of Massachusetts Bay Colony XII. To the Inhabitants of the Colony of … 1775-04-17 We now come to Jersey and Guernsey, which Massachusettensis says “are no part of the realm of...
71 Dalrymple, Alexander Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from Alexander Dalrymple, 17 April … 1775-04-17 ALS : American Philosophical Society The Bearer Mr. William Whitchurch finding his Health much...
72 Wharton, Samuel Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from Samuel Wharton, 17 April 1775 1775-04-17 ALS : American Philosophical Society As Major Trent is the Bearer of this Letter, it is the less...
73 Washington, George [Diary entry: 17 April 1775] 1775-04-17 17. Colo. Mason & myself went up to Alexa. to a Committee & to a New choice of Delegates. I...
74 Washington, George [Diary entry: 17 April 1775] 1775-04-17 17. Wind very fresh from the Southwest with Rain in the Night.
75 Washington, George [Diary entry: 16 April 1775] 1775-04-16 16. At home all day. Genl. Lee Mr. Harry Lee Junr. Mr. Geo. Mason, Mr. Thompson, & Mr. McDonald...
76 Washington, George [Diary entry: 16 April 1775] 1775-04-16 16. Warm & towards the Evening lowering. Wind very fresh from the So. West.
77 Washington, George [Diary entry: 15 April 1775] 1775-04-15 15. Went up to Alexandria to the Muster of the Independt. Company. Returnd late at Night.
78 Washington, George [Diary entry: 15 April 1775] 1775-04-15 15. Very pleasant. Wind what little there was Southerly.
79 McDougall, Alexander UNKNOWN Alexander McDougall to ?, 14 April 1775 1775-04-14 This covers a Letter, and accompanies a Budle, to our mutual Friend John Adams Esqr, which I...
80 Washington, George [Diary entry: 14 April 1775] 1775-04-14 14. Doctr. Rumney Mr. Adam & Captn. Broadstreet came to Dinner. The two first stayd all Night—the...
81 Washington, George [Diary entry: 14 April 1775] 1775-04-14 14. Very Cool & Wind very hard at No. West.
82 Lewis, Thomas Virginia Delegates Thomas Lewis and Samuel McDowell to Virginia Delegates … 1775-04-14 we have it in command, from the freeholders of Augusta county, by their committee, held the 22d...
83 Virginia Delegates Lewis, Thomas Virginia Delegates to Thomas Lewis and Samuel McDowell … 1775-04-14 Be pleased to transmit to the respectable freeholders of the county of Augusta our sincere thanks...
84 Washington, George [Diary entry: 13 April 1775] 1775-04-13 13. Mr. & Mrs. Custis, & Mrs. Newman came to Dinner. Mrs. Slaughter also.
85 Washington, George [Diary entry: 13 April 1775] 1775-04-13 13. Clear but Windy from the No. West & Cool.
86 Washington, George Dickinson, John From George Washington to John Dickinson, 13 April 1775 1775-04-13 Mr Lloyd did me the honour to call at this place with your favour of the 4th Instt. If the...
87 Washington, George [Diary entry: 12 April 1775] 1775-04-12 12. Captn. Saunders went away after Dinner. A Lloyd from Pen[n]s[ylvani]a Came to Dinner & stayd...
88 Washington, George [Diary entry: 12 April 1775] 1775-04-12 12. Raining in the forenoon but clear afterwards.
89 Newton, Thomas Jr. Washington, George To George Washington from Thomas Newton, Jr., 12 April … 1775-04-12 I Received your favor of 3d instant, I also have received the herrings 60 Bars. of which I have...
90 Franklin, Benjamin Trent, William Franklin, Thomas Walpole, Samuel Wharton, and John … 1775-04-11 DS : Historical Society of Pennsylvania The promoters of the Walpole grant in London were...
91 Washington, George [Diary entry: 11 April 1775] 1775-04-11 11. At home. Captn. Saunders came and lodged here. captn. saunders : probably either Joseph...
92 Washington, George [Diary entry: 11 April 1775] 1775-04-11 11. Misting all day and a good deal of Rain in the Night—with the Wind at No. Et.
93 Contee, Thomas Washington, George To George Washington from Thomas Contee, 11 April 1775 1775-04-11 I have Just received your Terms for the Brigantine Farmer and her Apparel, the New Boat Excepted,...
94 Adams, John Inhabitants of Massachusetts Bay Colony XI. To the Inhabitants of the Colony of … 1775-04-10 The cases of Wales and Ireland are not yet exhausted. They afford such irrefragable proofs, that...
95 Washington, George [Diary entry: 10 April 1775] 1775-04-10 10. At home all day alone.
96 Washington, George [Diary entry: 10 April 1775] 1775-04-10 10. Lowering all day with the wind at No. Et.
97 Cleveland, James Washington, George To George Washington from James Cleveland, 10 April … 1775-04-10 With much Difictualy I got out the fifth Day of April to Gilbert Simpsons; Wheare I found all the...
98 Washington, George [Diary entry: 9 April 1775] 1775-04-09 9. Went to Pohick Church & returnd to Dinner. Doctr. Craik and Mr. Danl. Jenifer came in the...
99 Washington, George [Diary entry: 9 April 1775] 1775-04-09 9. Again Cool, & Wind still at No. East.
100 Preston, William Washington, George To George Washington from William Preston, 9 April 1775 1775-04-09 Yours of the 27th Ult. came to hand yesterday with my Fee & that to Mr Floyd with which we are...