Armstrong, John, 1717-1795

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Army officer and delegate from Pennsylvania to U.S. Continental Congress.

From the description of John Armstrong report, 1754. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79449872

Pennsylvania soldier and politician.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Carlisle, to Joseph Reed, 1780 May 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131503

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referencedIn Penn, Thomas, 1702-1775. Letters, 1763 Dec. 10. Newberry Library
referencedIn Potter, John, d. ca. 1759. Draper manuscripts: Potter family papers, 1747-1807. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Irvine, William, 1741-1804. Draper manuscripts: William Irvine papers, 1776-1834. Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
creatorOf Armstrong, John, 1717-1795. John Armstrong report, 1754. Library of Congress
referencedIn Tilghman, William, 1756-1827. William Tilghman papers, 1766, 1795. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Forbes, John, 1707-1759. Papers of John Forbes [manuscript], 1755-1759. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Pennsylvania. Lieutenant Governor (1756-1759 : Denny). Report : Philadelphia, to the Governor of Pennsylvania [William Denny], 1757 Jan. 25. Newberry Library
creatorOf Pennsylvania. Governor (1785-1788 : Franklin). [Land grant 1787 April 19 to William Nicholson] Williams College, Sawyer Library
creatorOf John Armstrong letters, 1756, 1765 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Armstrong, John, 1717-1795. Susquehanna and Schuylkill Island Survey, 1759-1761. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Lee, Charles, 1731-1782. Charles Lee letterbook, 1776 July 2 - Aug. [27?]. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Armstrong, John, 1717-1795. Letter : to John Nicolson, 1788 Aug. 11. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Irvine, William, 1741-1804. Draper manuscripts: William Irvine papers, 1776-1834. Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
creatorOf Armstrong, John, 1717-1795. Autograph letter signed : Carlisle, to Joseph Reed, 1780 May 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Armstrong, John, 1717-1795. Letter : to John Nicolson, 1788 Aug. 11. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 person
associatedWith Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820 person
associatedWith Butler-Gunsaulus Collection (University of Chicago. Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Butler, Richard, 1743-1791. person
associatedWith Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839 person
associatedWith Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899 person
associatedWith Cuvier, Georges, Baron, 1769-1832 person
associatedWith Darlington, William, 1782-1863 person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Edison, Thomas A., (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 person
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 person
associatedWith Everett, Edward, 1794-1865 person
associatedWith Fitch, John person
associatedWith Forbes, John, 1707-1759. person
associatedWith Galbraith, Bartrem, 1738-1804. person
associatedWith Genth, F. A., (Frederick Augustus), 1820-1893 person
associatedWith Gray, Asa, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 person
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. person
associatedWith Irvine, William, 1741-1804. person
correspondedWith Lee, Charles, 1731-1782. person
associatedWith Newcomb, Simon person
associatedWith Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727 person
associatedWith Nicolson, John, fl. 1788. person
associatedWith Pennsylvania. Governor (1785-1788 : Franklin) corporateBody
associatedWith Pennsylvania. Lieutenant Governor (1756-1759 : Denny) corporateBody
associatedWith Penn, Thomas, 1702-1775. person
associatedWith Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851 person
associatedWith Reed, Joseph, 1741-1785, person
associatedWith Rittenhouse, David, 1732-1796 person
associatedWith Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813 person
associatedWith Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 person
associatedWith Scull, James. person
associatedWith Seybert, Adam, 1773-1825 person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Stevens, Henry person
associatedWith Stevenson, George. person
associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
associatedWith Tilghman, William, 1756-1827. person
associatedWith Waterton, Charles, 1782-1865 person
associatedWith Wayne, Anthony person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Susquehanna River
Schuylkill River (Pa.)
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Surveyors--Pennsylvania
Delegates, U.S. Continental Congress--Pennsylvania
Army officers
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Birth 1717-10-13

Death 1795-03-09

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