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Title
Rodney family papers Rodney family papers, 1771-1824.
Type
Mixed Material
Subject
Blaine, Ephraim, 1741-1804--Correspondence.
Claiborne, William C. C. (William Charles Cole), 1775-1817--Correspondence.
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852--Correspondence.
Dallas, Alexander James, 1759-1817--Correspondence.
Dickinson, John, 1732-1808--Correspondence.
Eustis, William, 1753-1825--Correspondence.
Madison, James, 1751-1836--Correspondence.
Monroe, James, 1758-1831--Correspondence.
Randolph, John, 1773-1833--Correspondence.
Rodney family.
Rodney family--Correspondence.
United States. Continental Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
United States. Continental Army--Supplies and stores.
United States. Continental Congress.
Princeton, Battle of, Princeton, N.J., 1777.
Trenton, Battle of, Trenton, N.J., 1776.
Delaware--Description and travel.
Mississippi--Description and travel.
New Jersey--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States--History--Confederation, 1783-1789.
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Cabinet officers.
Diplomats.
Farmers.
Jurists.
Lawyers.
Senators, U.S. Congress--Delaware.
Soldiers.
Statesmen.
Language
English
Collection material in English
Identified By
Lccn: mm78038141
Summary
Correspondence and other papers of the Rodney family chiefly concerning the Confederation, military recruiting and supply, and Thomas Rodney's business activities. Papers of Thomas Rodney include a diary (1776-1777) kept during his participation in the Trenton and Princeton campaigns during the American Revolution, another diary (1781, 1786) written while a member of Congress, an account book (1778-1779) kept while serving as clothier and agent for the Delaware Regiment, a journal (1803) describing his travels from Delaware to the Mississippi Territory, legal papers, and writings (1776-1803). Correspondents are primarily members of the Rodney family but also include Ephraim Blaine, William C.C. Claiborne, Henry Clay, Alexander James Dallas, John Dickinson, William Eustis, James Madison, James Monroe, and John Randolph.
Authorized Access Point
Rodney family papers, 1771-1824