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Abercromby, James 1706-1781

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Works: 27 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 60 library holdings
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Legal cases in Banff, Scotland, involving James Boswell, 1772-1773 ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A bound volume of 136 legal briefs in cases filed in the county of Banff, Scotland, 1772-1773, mostly concerning claims to be admitted to the roll of freeholders. 21 of the briefs were written by James Boswell; the remainder were written by Cosmo Gordon, Alexander Elphinston, Ilay Campbell, and others
A plan of Albany ( )
1 edition published in 1757 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of John Forbes by John Forbes ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Material is present from other British campaigns in the French and Indian war, particularly the assault at Ft. Ticonderoga, the massacre at Ft. William Henry, the siege of Louisburg, and Braddock's defeat which is described in the letterbook of Sir John St. Clair, the highest ranking officer to survive
George Sackville Germain papers by George Germain Sackville ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Lord George Sackville Germain papers contain the political and military correspondence of Germain, British military officer and secretary of state for North America during the American Revolution. In addition to official letters and reports, the collection comprises copies of secret military dispatches, reports and extracts detailing the activities of the commanders and colonial governors of North America, and a copybook of letters between American diplomat Benjamin Franklin, Massachusetts Governor Thomas Pownall, and Boston reverend Samuel Cooper
James Abercromby correspondence by James Abercromby ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
ALS (Albany, N.Y.; 1758 November 3) from Abercromby to Abraham Mortier ordering that Thomas Hancock of Boston, Mass., be paid for the supply of sundries for the British army expedition against Louisbourg, N.S
British army colonial manuscripts by Great Britain ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A collection of papers relating to British colonial forces during the late eighteenth century. Included are orders, receipts for supplies, inventories, letters by officers such as Jeffery Amherst and James Abercromby and other similiar materials. A majority of the materials pertain to British forces in America during the French and Indian and Revolutionary Wars. One item of particular interest is a statement showing the provisions necessary to maintain one corporal and eleven privates for one month
William Petty, 1st Marquis of Lansdowne, 2nd Earl of Shelburne papers by William L. Clements Library ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection contains the letters and official papers of Lord Shelburne, British politician, Member of Parliament, secretary of state for the Southern Department, and Prime Minister. The papers document British foreign, colonial, and domestic affairs throughout the 18th century with special focus on the periods 1766-1768 and 1782-1783
William Henry Lyttelton papers by William L. Clements Library ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The William Henry Lyttelton papers document Lyttelton's career as governor of South Carolina and governor of Jamaica. These items primarily relate to colonial administration of South Carolina and Jamaica, and to military engagements with Native Americans on the South Carolina frontier and against the French in the West Indies
Loudoun papers : Americana by John Campbell Loudoun ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondents include James Abercromby, William Wildman, viscount of Barrington, John Calcraft, William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, William Denny, John Forbes, Henry Fox, George Montagu-Dunk, the earl of Halifax, George II, Sir Charles Hardy, Sir William Johnson, Thomas Pownall, James Prevost, WilSir William Shirley, John Stanwix, Daniel Webb, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, and others
Letter, 1758 March 27, New York [to] William Denny by James Abercromby ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter to William Denny, Lieutenant Governor of Penn., from British General James Abercromby regarding the British embargo during the French and Indian War
ALS, 1757 December 28, Fort Johnson, to Major General Abercrombie by William Johnson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1757 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses validity of intelligence of enemy attack. Wishes to retrieve "a parcell of Powder left in the Magazine at Albany, which is part of the present his Majesty sent the Indians ..."
 
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Abercrombie, James, 1706-1781
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English (27)