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Thomas McKean letter to George Clinton


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Letter from President of the Continental Congress, Thomas McKean, to Governor of New York, George Clinton, as cover for two acts of Congress, dated August 31, 1781, and September 14, 1781, concerning Consular and Vice-Consular powers. The acts referred to in the letter are not present.

Box 3, F0056: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0098 manuscript boxes

A digitized copy of the journal is available at the University of Delaware Digital Institutional Repository.

Gift of Rev. and Mrs. Alex W. Boyer, October 1993.

Processed and encoded by George Apodaca, June 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
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University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2015 June 2
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Collection Inventory

Thomas McKean letter to George Clinton, 1781 September 21.
Box 3 Folder F0056
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