Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814

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Declaration of Independence signer from Massachusetts.

From the description of Writ annotated and signed by Paine, 1765 July 5. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 55230735

Paine was a signer of the Declaration of Independence, a Continental Congressman, attorney general, and judge in Massachusetts.

From the description of ALS, 1782 March 29 : Boston, to Nathaniel Freeman, Sandwich. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 13814933

From the description of ALS, 1778 January 26 : New Haven, to Elbridge Gerry. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 13814428

Paine was a signer of the Declaration of Independence, attorney general, and judge. Signed here as Justice of Peace.

From the description of ADS, 1779 March 15. : Pay Abstract. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 13820207

At this time, Robert Treat Paine was the Attorney General for Massachusetts.

From the description of Legal document, 1780 February 5. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155866482

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Henry A. Willard II Collection, 1743-1888, (bulk 1770-1840) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818. Gwathmey collection [manuscript], 1708-1852. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Harvard College Library. Early Catalogs and Shelflists of the Harvard College Library, 1723-1822. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Adams, John, 1735-1826. Letters to Benjamin Rush and Mercy Otis Warren, 1813-1814. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Visual Collections - Locations File, Chronological, ca.1650- (inclusive), 1752- (bulk). Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Weare, Meshech, 1713-1786. Papers, 1776-1785. Library of Congress
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. ALS, 1775 June 17 : Philadelphia, to Dr. David Cobb. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. ADS, 1780 Jan. 4, Boston, to the Inferior Court of Common Pleas for Suffolk County. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Boston (Mass.). Citizens. Petitions, 1759-1773, Boston, Mass. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert. Miscellaneous papers. Jacksonville University, Carl S. Swisher Library
creatorOf Rosenbach, A. S. W. (Abraham Simon Wolf), 1876-1952,. Signers of the Declaration of Independence autograph collection, 1756-1818. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Whiting, William, 1730-1792. William Whiting papers, 1775-1787. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hancock family. Hancock family papers, 1728-1815. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat. Document signed, 1792 Jan. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. Writ annotated and signed by Paine, 1765 July 5. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, P, 1554-2005. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sea Flower (Sloop). Logbook, 1754 May 6-August 27. Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. Robert Treat Paine papers, 1659-1862. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Elliot L. Richardson Papers, 1780-1999, (bulk 1947-1999) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. ALS, 1789 May 30 : to Judge Sumner at Roxbury. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. ALS, 1778 January 26 : New Haven, to Elbridge Gerry. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. U.S. Loan Office certificate [manuscript] 1795 March 4. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Bamberger, Louis, 1855-1944,. Autograph collection, 1683-1929. New Jersey Historical Society Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. ADS, 1779 March 15. : Pay Abstract. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. Legal document, 1780 February 5. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Adams, John, 1735-1826. Letter to Mercy Otis Warren and portrait, 1814 February 2. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1866-. Family papers, 1754-1901. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. Autograph letter signed : to William Channing, 1792 Mar. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Willard, Henry A. (Henry Augustus), 1902-. Henry A. Willard II collection, 1743-1888 (bulk 1770-1840). Library of Congress
referencedIn Richardson, Elliot L., 1920-1999. Papers of Elliot L. Richardson, 1780-1991 (bulk 1947-1991). Library of Congress
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. ALS, 1782 March 29 : Boston, to Nathaniel Freeman, Sandwich. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Letters and documents of signers of the Declaration of Independence, 1750-1933. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Paine, Robert Treat, 1731-1814. Letter and power of attorney, 1779-1798. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Crosman, George Hampton, 1798-1882. George Hampton Crosman letters received, 1847 May 16-29. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf United States. Commissioners on Claims against Mexico (1849-1851). Note to the president of the United States i.e., Zachary Taylor : Washington (D.C.) : LS, 1849 Apr. 20. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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associatedWith Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court. corporateBody
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associatedWith Paine, Robert, 1773-1811. person
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associatedWith Paine, Robert Treat, 1866- person
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associatedWith Palmer, Joseph, 1716-1788. person
associatedWith Pratt, Isaac, fl. 1765. person
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associatedWith Willard, Henry A. (Henry Augustus), 1902- person
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Massachusetts
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Crown Point Expedition--1755
Astronomy--Observations
Rhode Island, Battle of, R.I., 1778
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Boston Massacre, 1770
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Shays' Rebellion, 1786-1787
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Birth 1731-03-11

Death 1814-05-11

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