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Title
Breneman family collection of early American manuscripts,
Summary
Correspondence, oath of allegiance, notes, certificates, and other papers pertaining to colonial Pennsylvania, the American Revolution, and the experiences of German immigrants in the mid- to late-eighteenth century Pennsylvania. Individuals represented include Edward Braddock; Richard Butler; John Harris; George II, King of Great Britain; Georges Washington Louis Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette; Phillip Marsteller; Robert Hunter Morris; Samuel Morris; Henry Melchior Muhlenberg; Thomas Penn; Timothy Pickering; George B. Porter; Christian Reinick, Edward Shippen; William Smith, Arthur St. Clair, Henry William Stiegel, and George Washington.
Contributor Names
Breneman, Franklin, collector.
Subject Headings
-  Braddock, Edward,--1695?-1755
-  Butler, Richard,--1743-1791
-  George--II,--King of Great Britain,--1683-1760
-  Harris, John,--1726-1791
-  Lafayette, Georges Washington Louis Gilbert Du Motier,--marquis de,--1779-1849
-  Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier,--marquis de,--1757-1834
-  Marsteller, Phillip,--1742-1803
-  Morris, Robert Hunter,--approximately 1700-1764
-  Morris, Samuel,--1734-1812
-  Muhlenberg, Henry Melchior,--1711-1787
-  Penn, Thomas,--1702-1775
-  Pickering, Timothy,--1745-1829
-  Porter, George B.--(George Bryan),--1791-1834
-  Reinick, Christian,---1777
-  Smith, William,--1727-1803
-  St. Clair, Arthur,--1734-1818
-  Stiegel, Henry William,--1729-1785
-  Washington, George,--1732-1799
-  Breneman family
-  German Americans--Pennsylvania
-  Pennsylvania--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
-  Pennsylvania--History--1775-1865
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Notes
-  Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent or by type of material.
-  Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Container number, Breneman Family Collection of Early American Manuscripts, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
-  Breneman Family Collection of Early American Manuscripts available through the Library of Congress Web site at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/collmss.ms000055
-  Gift, Breneman family, 2014.
-  Collection material in English.
-  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms016047
Medium
18 items.
1 container.
0.2 linear feet.
Repository
Library of Congress Manuscript Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mss.home
Library of Congress Control Number
mm2015085973
Access Advisory
Open to research.
Online Format
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Description
Correspondence, oath of allegiance, notes, certificates, and other papers pertaining to colonial Pennsylvania, the American Revolution, and the experiences of German immigrants in the mid- to late-eighteenth century Pennsylvania. Individuals represented include Edward Braddock; Richard Butler; John Harris; George II, King of Great Britain; Georges Washington Louis Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette; Phillip Marsteller; Robert Hunter Morris; Samuel Morris; Henry Melchior Muhlenberg; Thomas Penn; Timothy Pickering; George B. Porter; Christian Reinick, Edward Shippen; William Smith, Arthur St. Clair, Henry William Stiegel, and George Washington.
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