Gordon, William, 1728-1807

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Massachusetts minister. Author of The rise, progress and establishment of the United States of America (1788).

From the description of ALS : Jamaica Plain, N.Y., to Nathanael Greene, 1785 Sept. 26. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122525034

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Holten, Samuel, 1738-1816. Papers of Samuel Holten, 1630-1843 (bulk 1744-1843). Library of Congress
creatorOf Osgood, Samuel, 1748-1813. Samuel Osgood papers, 1775-1812. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn George Washington Papers, 1592-1943, (bulk 1748-1799) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Harvard University. Autograph File, G. 1641-2009. Houghton Library
referencedIn Richard Price Papers, 1767-1790 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Loring, James Spear, 1799-1884. William Gordon: our first historian of the American Revolution, ca. 1855. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Samuel Holten Papers, 1630-1843, (bulk 1744-1843) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library
referencedIn John de Neufville & Son (Amsterdam, Netherlands). Records, 1780-1853 (bulk 1780-1786). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of documents concerning the American Revolution, 1740-1866 . Houghton Library
referencedIn Washington, George, 1732-1799. George Washington papers, 1592-1937 (bulk 1748-1799). Library of Congress
referencedIn Washington, George, 1732-1799. Letter from Hodge, Allen and Campbell, publishers [manuscript], 1789 July 16. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Gordon, William, 1728-1807. Papers related to William Gordon, 1772-1928; bulk: 1772-1799. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Gerry, Elbridge, 1744-1814. Elbridge Gerry papers, 1772-1936, bulk: 1772-1814. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Price, Richard, 1723-1791. Papers, 1767-1790. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Washington, George, 1732-1799. George Washington papers, 1592-1943 (bulk 1748-1799). Library of Congress
creatorOf Gordon, William, 1728-1807. ALS : Jamaica Plain, N.Y., to Nathanael Greene, 1785 Sept. 26. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn James Manning papers, Manning (James) papers, 1761-1827, (bulk 1765-1791) John Hay Library
creatorOf Gordon, William, 1728-1807. Illinois country. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Manning, James, 1738-1791. James Manning papers, 1761-1827, (bulk 1770-1792). Brown University, John Hay Library
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associatedWith Burroughs, William. person
associatedWith Dartmouth, William Legge, Earl of, 1731-1801. person
associatedWith First Church (Jamica Plain, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941. person
associatedWith Gerry, Elbridge, 1744-1814. person
associatedWith Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786. person
associatedWith Holten, Samuel, 1738-1816. person
associatedWith John de Neufville & Son (Amsterdam, Netherlands) corporateBody
associatedWith Loring, James Spear, 1799-1884. person
associatedWith Manning, James, 1738-1791. person
associatedWith Massachusetts. General Court. corporateBody
associatedWith Osgood, Samuel, 1748-1813. person
associatedWith Parker, Joseph, fl. 1780-1782. person
associatedWith Price, Richard, 1723-1791. person
correspondedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
correspondedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
correspondedWith Wendell family. family
Place Name Admin Code Country
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
United States
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Birth 1728

Death 1807-10-19



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