Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792

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Diplomat, Continental Congressman, and staunch opponent of the Constitution.

From the description of ALS, 1787 October 16 : [s.l.], to Charles Lee, Richmond, Virginia. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 13708313

Arthur Lee was a physician, lawyer, and diplomat. He was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1768.

From the description of Account of the robbery of the papers of Arthur Lee, American agent at Berlin, 26 June 1777, 1777 Jul. 5. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122523379

From the guide to the Account of the robbery of the papers of Arthur Lee, American agent at Berlin, June 26, 1777 - July 5, 1777, June 26, 1777 - July 5, 1977, (American Philosophical Society)

Lee was an American diplomat, politician, and political writer. He, along with Silas Deane and Benjamin Franklin, was appointed Commissioner to France by the Continental Congress (1776) in order to negotiate a treaty and solicit aid. Lee also sought aid in Spain and Germany and served in the Virginia House of Delegates and the Continental Congress (1781-1784).

From the description of Arthur Lee papers, 1741-1882 (inclusive), 1766-1787 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612373328

Delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress, diplomat to France and Spain, London correspondent for the Continental Congress, and state legislator.

From the description of Memoir of Arthur Lee, 1776-1777. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84452125

American diplomat.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to [Jacob Read of South Carolina?], 1784 July 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270597134

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to John Hopkins, 1786 Jan. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270596804

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to Thomas Jefferson, 1780 Dec. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270597155

Brother of Richard Henry, Francis Lightfoot, and William Lee of Virginia. During the Revolution he served as an agent of the United States to various European governments and later in the Continental Congress; he was also several times a member of the Virginia House of Delegates.

From the description of ALS : Alexandria, Va., to an unidentified correspondent, 1786 Apr. 15. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122580977

United States' foreign minister to Europe, especially France, during the Revolutionary War.

From the description of Letters of Arthur Lee, 1777-1778. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 34567009

Brother of Richard Henry, Francis Lightfoot, and William Lee of Virginia. From 1775 to 1779 Lee served as an agent of the United States to various European governments, and was a member of the Continental Congress from 1781 to 1784.

From the description of ALS, 1780 Dec. 7, to Elias Boudinot. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122591542

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creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Arthur Lee letter to an unidentified recipient, [manuscript] 1778 Aug. 5. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Price, Richard, 1723-1791. Papers, 1767-1789. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792,. Papers of the Lee family [manuscript], 1750-1809. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Richard Price Papers, 1767-1790 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Schulenburg-Kehnert, Friedrich Wilhelm, Graf von der, 1742-1815. AL (3rd person) and translation : Berlin, to Arthur Lee, 1777 July 8. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Adams, John, 1735-1826. Cheever-Davis Papers, 1761-1778. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Deane, Silas, 1737-1789. Papers, 1740-1842. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Brockenbrough, William, fl. 1763,. Papers of the Carter and Wellford family of Sabine Hall, 1650 (1736-1874) 1936. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lee, Richard Henry, 1794-1865,. Lee family papers, 1742-1795 [microform]. Library of Virginia
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume XII, Miscellany, 1769-1838. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857. Custis-Lee family papers, 1700-circa 1928 (bulk 1770-1870). Library of Congress
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Benjamin Franklin Papers Part 2 -- Letters to Franklin, 1777 January-1778 March American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Account of the robbery of the papers of Arthur Lee, American agent at Berlin, June 26, 1777 - July 5, 1777, June 26, 1777 - July 5, 1977 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Smith, Glenn Curtis, 1910-1963. Virginia history articles by Smith [manuscript] 1940. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Shippen Family Papers, 1671-1936 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn William Temple Franklin Papers, 1775-1819 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Washington, George, 1732-1799. George Washington papers, 1592-1937 (bulk 1748-1799). Library of Congress
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Arthur Lee document [manuscript] 1779 March 7. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Address, 1767. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Royal Society (Great Britain) letters and communications from Americans, 1662-1900, 1662-1900 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letter : New York, to John Hopkins, 1788 March 20. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn United States. Joint Commissioners for Negotiating Treaties with France and Great Britain. Journal of cash for the Commission at the Court of France : account book, 1776-1779. Library of Congress
creatorOf Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. Autograph letter signed : New York, to "my dear brother" [Arthur Lee], 1790 July 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Lee Family. Papers, 1742-1795. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Mason, George, 1725-1792. Letters of George Mason, 1779-1787. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Henry, 1756-1818. Lee family collection, 1780-1886. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. Letters of Richard Henry Lee [manuscript] 1776-79. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Livingston, Anne Home Shippen, 1763-1841. Shippen family papers, 1671-1936. Library of Congress
referencedIn Microfilmed mss. collections [manuscript] 1966-67. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Documents, 1728-1816, relating to the province of Pennsylvania and to the American Revolution, 1728-1816 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Franklin-Bache Papers, 1707-1799 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856,. Cabell Family papers, 1731-1917. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803. Samuel Adams papers, 1635-1826. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Washington, George, 1732-1799. George Washington papers, 1592-1943 (bulk 1748-1799). Library of Congress
creatorOf Harmar, Josiah, 1753-1813. Josiah Harmar papers, 1681-1937. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Baird, Thomas E.,. Collection of miscellaneous southern historical papers [manuscript], 1778-1864. University of Virginia. Library
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referencedIn Samuel Adams Papers, 1635-1826 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. [Letter] 1779 Feb. 13, Paris [to Benjamin] Franklin / Caron de Beaumarchais. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to Thomas Jefferson, 1780 Dec. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Autograph letter signed : New York, to John Hopkins, 1786 Jan. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Lee family. Lee family papers, 1740-1795 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Price, Richard, 1723-1791. Papers, 1767-1790. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Custis-Lee Family Papers, 1700-circa 1928, (bulk 1770-1870) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf United States. Board of Treasury. Letter : New York, N.Y., to Thomas Smith, 1787 May 15. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn John Dickinson papers, Bulk, 1753-1808, 1676-1885 Library Company of Philadelphia
referencedIn Josiah Harmar papers, Harmar, Josiah papers, 1681-1937 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Royal Society (Great Britain). Letters and communications from Americans, 1662-1900. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Forton Prison (England). Forton Prison (England) prisoner of war papers, 1777-1797. Library of Congress
referencedIn Richard Henry Lee Papers, 1763-1823 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Sharp, Granville, 1735-1813. Copies of letters received, 1763-73. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Sweet, Forest H.,. Papers, 1778-1864. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lee, Francis Lightfoot, 1734-1795. Letter, 1773 June 15, Menokin, [near Richmond, Va., to William Lee], n.p. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
creatorOf Madison, James, 1751-1836. Papers of James Madison [manuscript], 1765-1836, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letters of Arthur Lee [manuscript] 1777-[1780?]. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Arthur Lee papers, 1741-1882 (inclusive), 1766-1787 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Wythe, George, 1726-1806. Documents, 1728-1816, relating to the province of Pennsylvania and to the American Revolution. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Saint James School collection, 1777-1847. Library of Congress
referencedIn Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Correspondence of Philip Ricard Fendall [manuscript] 1811-62. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. Papers of Richard Henry Lee [manuscript], 1763-1810. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bancroft, George, 1800-1891,. George Bancroft collection, 1606-1887. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Account of the robbery of the papers of Arthur Lee, American agent at Berlin, 26 June 1777, 1777 Jul. 5. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856. Cabell Family papers [manuscript], 1731-1917. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letters to Arthur Lee [manuscript], 1777-1780. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Higginson family. Papers, 1631-1902, bulk: 1670-1878. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Logan, Robert Restalrig,. Collection, 1671-1863. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Macaulay, Catharine, 1731-1791. Autograph letter signed : Bath, to the Earl of Buchen, 1774 Sept. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Lee family. Brock Collection: Lee family papers, 1722-1892 (bulk 1765-1870). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. Letter to Arthur Lee [manuscript], 1779 August 12. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. Papers of Richard Henry Lee, 1785-1796. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. Letter, 1779 Mar. 19, Passy, France, to Jonathan Williams. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792. Papers of John Paul Jones, 1775-1788. Library of Congress
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter to James Monroe, Washington [manuscript] 1802 June 26. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn United States. Board of Treasury. Resolution : whereas in consequence of certain intelligence that a combination of numerous tribes of hostile Indians had actually commenced war on the western frontier ..., 1786 Nov. 23. Newberry Library
referencedIn George Washington Papers, 1592-1943, (bulk 1748-1799) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Murray, William Vans, 1760-1803. Papers of William Vans Murray, 1778-1805 (bulk 1797-1801). Library of Congress
creatorOf Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. Letter, 12 August 1779. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. Additional papers of the Lee family [manuscript] 1749-1828. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letters of Arthur Lee, [manuscript] 1779-1789. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818. Warren-Adams papers, 1767-1822. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. ALS, 1780 Dec. 7, to Elias Boudinot. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume XII, Miscellany, 1769-1838. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Massachusetts. Committee of Safety. Account of the Battle of Bunker Hill, 25 July 1775. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Abernethy, Thomas Perkins, 1890-. Thomas Perkins Abernethy papers [manuscript], 1933, 1940. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Arthur Campbell letters to Arthur Lee, 1779-1782 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Memoir of Arthur Lee, 1776-1777. Library of Congress
referencedIn Burnett, Edmund Cody, 1864-1949. Cipher keys [manuscript], n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. ALS, 1787 October 16 : [s.l.], to Charles Lee, Richmond, Virginia. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn William Vans Murray Papers, 1778-1805, (bulk 1797-1801) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn John Dickinson papers, 1774-1788 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Breckenridge, John R.,. Letters to Socrates Maupin and others [manuscript], 1783-1866. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lee family. Lee family papers, 1750-1824 [microform]. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letter to John Hopkins [manuscript], 1788 March 20. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lee family papers, 1742-1795, 1742-1795 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. ALS : Alexandria, Va., to an unidentified correspondent, 1786 Apr. 15. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Ludwell Family Papers, 1676-1879. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
referencedIn Ludwell family. Papers, 1676-1879. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803. Samuel Adams papers, 1635-1826. Library of Congress
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letter to John Fitzgerald [manuscript] 1783 October 22. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Izard, Ralph, 1742-1804. Papers, 1775-1821. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Garnett, Robert S. (Robert Selden), 1819-1861. Papers from members of the Lee family [manuscript] 1770-1865. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letters of Arthur Lee, 1777-1778. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume II, miscellany, 1755-1831. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Royal Society (Great Britain). Letters and communications from Americans, 1662-1900. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Barnes, James, 1866-1936,. Papers of the Cocke Family 1776-1963 (1810-1929). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867,. Lee family papers [microform] 1652 [1769-1870] 1890. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Deane, Silas, 1737-1789. Letter to the free and virtuous citizens of America [manuscript], 1778 November. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Fraser, Jessie Melville, 1887-1967. Papers regarding research on Arthur Lee and other historical subjects [manuscript] 1938-67. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Samuel Adams papers, 1635-1826 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Benjamin Franklin Papers Part 13 -- Miscellaneous Franklin Materials, 1640-1791 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Miscellaneous Benjamin Franklin Collections, 1710-1822 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Letter, London, to the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Massachusetts Bay Colony [manuscript] 1771 Sept. 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lee, Arthur, 1740-1792. Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to [Jacob Read of South Carolina?], 1784 July 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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