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Smith, Melancton 1744-1798

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Works: 40 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 683 library holdings
Genres: Sources  Bibliography  History  Claims  Popular works  Records and correspondence  Maps  Constitution 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JK171, 342.73024
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An address to the people of the state of New-York shewing the necessity of making amendments to the Constitution, proposed for the United States, previous to its adoption. by Melancton Smith( Book )

18 editions published between 1788 and 1978 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Address from the committee appointed at Mrs. Vandewater's on the 13th day of September, 1784 To the people of the state of New-York( Book )

8 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address to the people of the state of New York : showing the necessity of making amendments to the Constitution, proposed for the United States, previous to its adoption by Melancton Smith( )

2 editions published between 1888 and 1968 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pamphlets on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford( Book )

3 editions published between 1888 and 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grand committee, to whom were referred a motion of Mr. Monroe, upon the subject of the western territory, ceded by individual states, beg leave to report in part by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1786 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by Lawrence & Smith( )

1 edition published in 1782 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence and records, January - March, 1782, of Jonathan Lawrence and Melancton Smith, who were contractors for supplying Continental Army posts north of Poughkeepsie (N.Y.), including Fort Herkimer, Saratoga, Albany, Fort Plain, Great Barrington, and Schenectady. The collection includes letters to and from various officers and subcontractors; 104 requisitions, receipts, and victualling returns for the 2nd New Hampshire Regiment; ca. 70 accounts of provisions, forage, wood, etc., supplied to various posts; their contract, dated December 21, 1781, with Robert Morris, and contracts with various subcontractors; requisitions and receipts of Captain Henry Benson and Abraham Bloodgood; account books, instructions about ration allowances, and other miscellaneous papers
Oliver Glean oath of allegiance by Oliver Glean( )

1 edition published in 1782 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Signed oath by Oliver Glean to "renounce and abjure all allegiance to the King of Great Britain," and "bear true faith and allegiance to the State of New York as a free and independent State ..." Signed and witnessed by Melancton Smith, July 29, 1782
An Address from the committee appointed at Mrs. Vandewater's on the 13th day of September, 1784. To the people of the state of New-York by Melancton Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Naval retiring laws and Rear Admiral Goldsborough by Melancthon Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter by Melancton Smith( )

1 edition published in 1789 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter to Gilbert Livingston discussing Smith's views on the constitution and its provisions. Mentions DeWitt [Clinton?] and Smith Havens in particular. Written at New York, N.Y
U.S.S. Onondaga, James River, to Gideon Welles by Melancton Smith( )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerning an exchange of prisoners
Invoice by Melancton Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Invoice of sundries sent to West Point
"War department" [Philadelphia], to Melancton Smith, Esq by Henry Knox( )

1 edition published in 1791 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Asking for his assistance in providing "provisions and a passage to New Brunswick" for troops being moved to the frontier
by Zephaniah Platt( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Zephaniah Platt papers are organized into four series. Family correspondence is primarily letters to Zephaniah Platt by his children. Correspondence is concerned chiefly with land matters involving Zephaniah Platt and others, for the most part in Dutchess and Clinton Counties, New York. Family members, military officers, government officials, and proprietors of patents are represented including Egbert Benson, R. Cochran, David Gilston, members of the Livingston family, Simon R. Reeves, Melancton Smith, and Hugh White. There are some letters to family member Reverend Frederick Halsey who founded the First Presbyterian Church of Plattsburgh. Financial and legal items include an account memorandum book of Zephaniah Platt for 1785, business agreements, military certificate and inspection returns for Clinton County, receipts, and estate papers and wills for Gerard W. Beekman (1786), Gisbert Pele [Pelze?] (1755, 1790) and John Platt (1771). Land papers consist of abstracts, agreements (including a list of the original proprietors for Plattsburgh), deeds and maps for lands in Nine Partners Patent, Dutchess County and various patents in Clinton County. There are seven maps including Sadaqueda Patent, 1784, Oneida County, New York; Bell's Tracts, [Clinton County], New York; Township No. 24, [Somerset, Windham County, Vermont?]; Dean's, Beekman's, and Kelly's Patents, Clinton County, New York; and two which are unidentified
Papers by Melancton Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Minutes of debates, notes, memoranda, speeches, revisions, and other papers relating to the ratification and adoption of the Federal Constitution at the New York State Constitutional Convention, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1788 to which Smith was an anti-Federalist delegate. Also included are papers relating to the disputed George Clinton - John Jay gubernatorial election of 1792. These materials include speeches and statements by James Duane, Alexander Hamilton, Robert R. Livingston and William Morris
Morgan Martin papers by M. L Martin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of a Wisconsin pioneer and land speculator who served in the Wisconsin Territorial Council, as Washington representative for Wisconsin Territory, president of the state constitutional convention, member of the state legislature, United States Army paymaster, Indian agent, and Brown County judge, including correspondence, diaries, accounts, land patents and other legal and business records, reminiscent articles by Martin, and reminiscences and a brief diary by Mrs. Martin
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in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

James Cooper letter book, account and business letter( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

82-page letter book for James Cooper, merchant, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., for 1786-1793, with copies of letters pertaining to his business dealings, primarily with firms in New York City, including Smith & Wyckoff, Melancton Smith, John Goelet, Isaac Clason, Thos. Pearsall & Son. Account of James Cooper with Archibald Stewart, 1793-1795, dated November 3, 1796. Letter by James Cooper to A. [Hoffsman?], dated January 17, 1790, in which Cooper states he heard Hoffsman defaming his character; he wishes to meet this evening. Letter of Smith Thompson dated June 6, 1795, with a list of New York creditors of James Cooper's and the monies paid to them. Signature of James Cooper, undated
 
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Alternative Names
Melancton Smith American politician

Melancton Smith US-amerikanischer Offizier, Händler und Politiker

Plebeian 1744-1798

Smith, Melancthon 1744-1798

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