Collection  |  Manuscript/Mixed Material Benjamin Lincoln papers,

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Title
Benjamin Lincoln papers,
Summary
Journal (1 volume; 1778 October 3-December 1) describing Lincoln's travels from New York to take command of the Southern Dept., Continental Army, at Charleston, S.C.; journal (2 volume, original and contemporary copy; 1779 September 3-October 19) of the siege of Savannah, Ga., detailing military preparations; and correspondence, certificates, receipt, petition, and extract. Persons mentioned in the journals include Charles Henri d'Estaing, Lachlan McIntosh, and Kazimierz Pułaski.
Contributor Names
Lincoln, Benjamin, 1733-1810.
Subject Headings
-  Estaing, Charles Henri,--comte d',--1729-1794
-  McIntosh, Lachlan,--1725-1806
-  Pułaski, Kazimierz,--1747-1779
-  United States.--Continental Army.--Southern Department
-  Charleston (S.C.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
-  Georgia--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
-  New York (State)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
-  Savannah (Ga.)--History--Siege, 1779
-  South Carolina--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Campaigns
Notes
-  Arranged alphabetically by type of material.
-  Microfilm edition available in part, no. 16,293.
-  Microfilm produced from originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1975.
-  Gift, Simon Gratz, 1924.
-  Purchase, 1920-1931.
-  U.S. secretary of war and army officer and lieutenant governor of Massachusetts.
-  Collection material in English.
-  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009126
Medium
11 items.
1 container.
1 microfilm reel.
0.4 linear feet.
Repository
Library of Congress Manuscript Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mss.home
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009126
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009126.3
Library of Congress Control Number
mm75093773
Access Advisory
Open to research.
Language
English
Description
Journal (1 volume; 1778 October 3-December 1) describing Lincoln's travels from New York to take command of the Southern Dept., Continental Army, at Charleston, S.C.; journal (2 volume, original and contemporary copy; 1779 September 3-October 19) of the siege of Savannah, Ga., detailing military preparations; and correspondence, certificates, receipt, petition, and extract. Persons mentioned in the journals include Charles Henri d'Estaing, Lachlan McIntosh, and Kazimierz Pułaski.
Original Format
manuscript/mixed material
collection
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