Jeremiah Wadsworth Papers

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Jeremiah Wadsworth papers
Creator: Wadsworth, Jeremiah, 1743-1804
Call Number: A.W14
Dates: 1777-1818
Physical Description: .50 Linear Feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

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Scope and Content
Subject(s)
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Citation
Related Materials
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Collection Overview
Title: Jeremiah Wadsworth papers
Creator: Wadsworth, Jeremiah, 1743-1804
Call Number: A.W14
Dates: 1777-1818
Physical Description: .50 Linear Feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
Copies of letters to Wadsworth from Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, Henry Knox, Rufus King, Robert Morris, and Aaron Burr.

Subject(s):
American Revolution (1775-1783)
Correspondence
Wadsworth, Jeremiah, 1743-1804
Access
The Jeremiah Wadsworth papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Jeremiah Wadsworth papers, A.W14, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of RochesterRelated Materials
Negative photostats of 13 letters.

Concerned largely with Revolutionary and post-Revolutionary War affairs. Copied from positive photostats loaned by James V. Wadsworth. Originals in the Library of Congress.

See also microfilm copies of papers of the Wadsworth Family .

The letters have been indexed in the manuscript card catalog.


Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Box 1, Folder 1Correspondence, 1777-1818
Israel Putnam to unknown recipient, June 24, 1777
Alexander Hamilton to Jeremiah Wadsworth, May 26, 1779
George Washington to Jeremiah Wadsworth, October 9, 1779
George Washington to Jeremiah Wadsworth, October 29, 1779
Oliver Ellsworth to Jeremiah Wadsworth, May 30, 1780
George Washington to Jeremiah Wadsworth, June 11, 1780
Lafayette to Nathaniel Greene, December 3, 1785
George Washington to Jeremiah Wadsworth, October 22, 1786
Henry Knox to Jeremiah Wadsworth, November 29, 1786
Rufus King to Jeremiah Wadsworth, December 23, 1787
Robert Morris to Jeremiah Wadsworth, August 3, 1797
John Adams to Daniel Putnam, June 5, 1818
Aaron Burr to Jeremiah Wadsworth, Undated


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