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Drayton, William Henry 1742-1779

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Works: 51 works in 152 publications in 2 languages and 2,773 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Sermons  Portraits  Personal narratives 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: Z1215, 975.702
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Memoirs of the American Revolution as relating to the state of South Carolina by John Drayton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the American Revolution : from its commencement to the year 1776, inclusive, as relating to the state of South-Carolina, and occasionally refering [sic] to the states of North-Carolina and Georgia by John Drayton ( Book )
19 editions published between 1821 and 1975 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When my father, William Henry Drayton, died at Philadelphia in September, 1779, he left many valuable papers in manuscript; some of them were original, but most of them were copies from Congressional documents, which during the year 1779 he had prepared, as necessary for a history of the American Revolution, in which, he was about to engage... Besides these papers, when he departed from this state in March, 1778, on his delegation to Congress, he left a manuscript in two volumes, written by himself; from the latter end of the year 1773, to near the close of that of 1776; as well grounded on his own knowledge of passing events, as of that derived from the many high and important official stations he filled, in a series of public services--also, a variety of original letters, among which were [various leaders of states, committees, Congress, and countries]"--Pref
The letters of Freeman, etc. : essays on the nonimportation movement in South Carolina by William Henry Drayton ( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from Freeman of South-Carolina, to the deputies of North-America, assembled in the high court of Congress at Philadelphia by William Henry Drayton ( )
14 editions published between 1774 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charge, on the rise of the American empire by William Henry Drayton ( )
10 editions published in 1776 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters of Freeman &c by William Henry Drayton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1771 and 1941 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on the nonimportation movement in South Carolina, collected by William Henry Drayton. Includes a few letters by Christopher Gadsden, John Mackenzie and Willian Wragg
To Their Excellencies Richard Viscount Howe, admiral ; and William Howe, Esq ; general, of His Britannick Majesty's forces in America by William Henry Drayton ( )
10 editions published in 1776 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from Freeman of South-Carolina to the deputies of North-America, assembled in the High Court of Congress at Philadelphia by William Henry Drayton ( Book )
4 editions published between 1774 and 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Henry Drayton & the American Revolution by William M Dabney ( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters of Freeman, etc. Essays on the nonimportation movement un South Carolina ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Answer to considerations on certain political transactions of the province of South Carolina by Arthur Lee ( Book )
1 edition published in 1774 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by William Henry Drayton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1777 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers collected by Clement Dixon Johnston by Clement Dixon Johnston ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection includes a contemporary account, ca. 1676, of Bacon's rebellion; a warrant, 1683, signed by Lords Rochester and Godolphin, providing an annuity for Nell Gwyn; and South Carolina legal documents, 1703-1787, signed by Nicholas Trott, William Bull, William Henry Drayton, Aedanus Burke, and Thomas Heyward
The letters of Freedman, & c by William Henry Drayton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1771 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter to William Henry Drayton and portrait by Arthur Middleton ( )
1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Middleton hopes the expedition against the Cherokees who were raiding the southern frontiers would turn out well "especially if NC & Virginia cooperate properly of which I cannot help doubting."
 
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Alternative Names
Freeman, 1742-1779
Languages
English (133)
French (1)
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