Manuscript/Archive , Print in English

Signers collection : 1770-1826

  • 60 documents.
  • Garrett Library Manuscripts, Non-Circ
    MS. Gar. 020 c. 1
Subjects
Summary
  • Collection consists of holographic letters and documents of signers of the Declaration of Independence. Many of the letters describe the proceedings in Congress and some contain information relating to the progress of the Revolutionary War. One signer, Lewis Morris (1726-1798), is not included in the collection.
Other information
  • The Signers Collection Gar. 20 is an artificial collection located at the John Work Garrett Library.
  • Cite as: Signers Collection Gar. 20 Special Collections, Milton S. Eisenhower Library, The Johns Hopkins University.
  • Finding aids note: A container list is available for names and a brief description of the contents of the manuscripts.
  • Restrictions: Permission to publish material from this collection must be requested in writing from the Manuscripts Librarian, Milton S. Eisenhower Library, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218.
  • Burton Gwinnett mortgage deed: Adopted by Alvin Deutsch; FY2018.
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 49310920
  • OCLC: 49310920