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] Letter to Thomas Hancock (1762)

Letter to Thomas Hancock by Jonathan Becher, 1710-1776; Thomas Hancock, 1703-1764, recipient ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to his brother-in-law, Isaac Winslow, at Halifax, about American privateers and shortages in England (1776)

Letter to his brother-in-law, Isaac Winslow, at Halifax, about American privateers and shortages in England by Richard Clarke, 1711-1795; Isaac ...
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[Manuscript] Map of American camp in New Jersey and surrounding countryside (1777)

Map of American camp in New Jersey and surrounding countryside by Knox, Henry, 1750-1806; ...
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[Manuscript] Supply order to James Adams to collect teams and deliver supplies to the Army (1775)

Supply order to James Adams to collect teams and deliver supplies to the Army by Pigeon John; Adams, James, recipient ...
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[Manuscript] Orderly books maintained by 3rd Company, 6th Connecticut Regiment at Roxbury and New York (1776)

Orderly books maintained by 3rd Company, 6th Connecticut Regiment at Roxbury and New York by Nathaniel Avery ...
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[Manuscript] Letter about Gen. Howe’s replacing Gen. Gage (1775)

Letter about Gen. Howe’s replacing Gen. Gage by Stanley, Thomas, 1753-1779; Great Britain. Army. Queen’s Royal Lancers, 16th/5th; ...
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[Manuscript] Log book of cruises and captured ships (1778)

Log book of cruises and captured ships by Tyrannicide (Brig); Hallet, John Allen; ...
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[Manuscript] Document permitting Gov. Hutchinson’s trunks to pass from Milton to Boston (1775)

Document permitting Gov. Hutchinson’s trunks to pass from Milton to Boston by Massachusetts. Committee of Safety; Thomas, John, 1724-1776, recipient; ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to Ebenezer Hancock from Daniel Perkins (1774)

Letter to Ebenezer Hancock by Perkins, Daniel, 1687-1782; Hancock, Ebenezer, 1741-1819 ...
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[Manuscript] Orderly book kept by Nathan Alden for Capt. Abiel Pierce’s Company… (1776)

Orderly book kept by Nathan Alden for Capt. Abiel Pierce’s Company in Col. Nicholas Dike’s Worcester Regt. of the Massachusetts ...
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[Manuscript] Document prepared by John Avery and James Warren about instructing…(1778)

Document prepared by John Avery and James Warren about instructing Congressional delegates to sign Articles of Confederation by Massachusetts. General ...
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[Manuscript] Letter to the South Carolina Council of Safety enclosing list of men and supplies 

Letter to the South Carolina Council of Safety enclosing list of men and supplies by Moultrie, William, 1730-1805; South Carolina ...
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