Letter describing fortifications and troops around New York City
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Letter describing fortifications and troops around New York City

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Title: Letter describing fortifications and troops around New York City
Dates: 1776
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0011

Biographical/Historical Note

Nothing further is known about the author and recipient of this letter.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains two pages of a larger document that describes the observations regarding fortifications and troops around New York City.


Index Terms

Fortification.
Letters (correspondence)
Military art and science.
New York (State)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.

Physical and Technical Access Restrictions

Photocopies of these pages are in the folder with the original. Please use photocopies for research and duplication as the original is in fragile condition.


Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

Letter describing fortifications and troops around New York City, MS 11, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.