Manuscripts

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Welcome to our Manuscript Collection. Here you will find a variety of historical manuscripts that can use in your research.

 

[Records/Manuscripts] Antionette Brigham Putnam Family correspondence, 1836-1878

Antionette Brigham Putnam Family correspondence, 1836-1878 by Antionette Brigham Putnam ...
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[Manuscript] Account for General George Reid for taking Moses Bamford to the Exeter Goal (1794)

Account for General George Reid for taking Moses Bamford to the Exeter Goal by Samuel Cherry, George Reid, 1733-1815, recipient; ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to Elias Boudinot at Elizabeth Town lamenting despotism… (1775)

Letter to Elias Boudinot at Elizabeth Town lamenting despotism, conflicts with England, and inconsistency of Southern slave-owners’ cries of liberty ...
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[Manuscript] Order to Henry Gardner, Esq., to pay the sum to Seth Reed and charge the same to the colony (1775)

Order to Henry Gardner, Esq., to pay the sum to Seth Reed and charge the same to the colony by ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to General Dearborn (1802)

Letter to General Dearborn by Michael McClary, 1752-1824; Henry Dearborn, 1751-1829, recipient; Amos Stoddard, 1762-1813 ...
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[Manuscript] Accounts of the 5th Company of the 20th Regiment (1775-1777)

Accounts of the 5th Company of the 20th Regiment by Connecticut Infantry. 20th Militia Regiment; Thomas Grosvenor, 1744-1825 ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to Hon. Dwight Foster, Esq., member of Congress, Philadelphia (1797)

Letter to Hon. Dwight Foster, Esq., member of Congress, Philadelphia, declares he is unable to secure his pension, his name ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to T. & J. Fleet, asking that advertisement for… of his “Concise historical view of… (1774)

Letter to T. & J. Fleet, asking that advertisement for … of his “Concise historical view of…New England” omit the ...
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[Manuscript] Document for the Governor and Company of the Colony of Connecticut (1759)

Document for the Governor and Company of the Colony of Connecticut by Samuel Hubbell, 1714-1760; John Chester, 1703-1771; Samuel Elmer, ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to Jedediah Foster about two Loyalists who plot to take… (1775)

Letter to Jedediah Foster about two Loyalists who plot to take over town meeting and appoint Justices without consulting Council ...
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[Manuscript] The colony of ye Massachusetts Bay: Dr., for victualing Indian soldiers… (1775)

The colony of ye Massachusetts Bay: Dr., for victualling Indian soldiers by Stephen Nobel of Westfield; Eleazer Brooks 1727-1806; John ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to Adjutant General Samuel Brewer relaying Washington’s expectation of enemy assault and ordering troops to lie upon their arms (1775)

Letter to Adjutant General Samuel Brewer relaying Washington’s expectation of enemy assault and ordering troops to lie upon their arms ...
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