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Author:
Rittenhouse, David 1732-1796 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79128976 http://viaf.org/viaf/35252598 http://dbpedia.org/resource/David_Rittenhouse  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80015691 http://viaf.org/viaf/29661946  Search this
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Author:
Ellicott, Andrew 1754-1820 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79132492 http://viaf.org/viaf/42616871/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Andrew_Ellicott_(surveyor)  Search this
Ewing, John 1732-1802 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n88023531 http://viaf.org/viaf/53229092/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/John_E._Colhoun  Search this
Patterson, Robert 1743-1824 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85049038 http://viaf.org/viaf/50648356/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Robert_Patterson  Search this
United States President (1789-1797 : Washington) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85054573 http://viaf.org/viaf/121014977  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 items
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1752
1796
Notes:
Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Manuscripts of the Dibner collection, 235
Collected by Bern Dibner for his Burndy Library in Norwalk, Connecticut, founded in 1941. Donated to the Smithsonian Libraries in 1974 by Dibner DSI
Summary:
Autograph letter signed (undated) to His Excellency the President, conclusion and signature only, and document signed (1796 May 24, Philadelphia) testifying to the qualifications of Mr. John Hall as a surveyor, also signed by Ewing, Patterson, and Ellicott
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001217 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178284