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.

 

[Manuscript] A resolution drafted at Medfield to lower prices in support of Continental Congress (1776)

A resolution drafted at Medfield to lower prices in support of Continental Congress by Massachusetts. General Court. Committee of Inspection; ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to John Greenough, hoping that he is not abused for his help in tea business (1774)

Letter to John Greenough, hoping that he is not abused for his help in tea business by Richard Clarke, 1711-1795; ...
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[Manuscript] Copy of a letter to General Sir William Howe about insults from British officer and possible exchange of General Charles Lee (1777)

Copy of a letter to General Sir William Howe about insults from British officer and possible exchange of General Charles ...
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[Manuscript] Note to Col. William Taylor, permitting the Rev. William Gordon to open Gov. Hutchinson’s trunks (1775)

Note to Col. William Taylor, permitting the Rev. William Gordon to open Gov. Hutchinson’s trunks by John Thomas, 1724-1776; William ...
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[Manuscript] Letter from the Boston Selectmen regarding proposals for the non-importation agreement (1767)

Letter from the Boston Selectmen regarding proposals for the non-importation agreement by Boston (Mass.). Selectmen; Joseph Jackson 1706-1790, Samuel Sewall, ...
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[Manuscript] Two letters to John Hancock (1770)

Two letters to John Hancock by Hancock, John, 1737-1793, recipient; Hayley and Hopkins (Merchants: London, England) ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to gentlemen of Boston, conveying her condolences about the Boston Massacre (1770)

Letter to gentlemen of Boston, conveying her condolences about the Boston Massacre by Catharine Macaulay, 1731-1791; Boston (Mass.). Selectmen, recipient ...
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[Manuscript] Copy of list taken March 6, 1769, in Col. Jackson’s Company (1769)

Copy of list taken March 6, 1769, in Col. Jackson’s Company by Massachusetts. Militia. Regiment, 1st (Suffolk County) ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to Medway Committee of Correspondence, thanking them for help (1773)

Letter to Medway Committee of Correspondence, thanking them for help by William Cooper, 1720-1809; William Elijah, recipient; Medway (Mass.) ...
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[Manuscript] Letter about Royall House in Medford, loyalist refugees in London, and unjust punishment for his long service to America (1778)

Letter about Royall House in Medford, loyalist refugees in London, and unjust punishment for his long service to America by ...
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[Manuscript] Letter (page 5) to François Kinlock at Geneva (1776)

Letter (page 5) to François Kinlock at Geneva, about democracy’s advantages over monarchy, New York campaign, Regulator movement, North Carolina ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to his brother-in-law, Isaac Winslow, at Boston (1776)

Letter to his brother-in-law, Isaac Winslow, at Boston by Richard Clarke, 1711-1795; Isaac Winslow, 1709-1777, recipient ...
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