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Thomas, John 1724-1776

Overview
Works: 33 works in 63 publications in 1 language and 457 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives  History  Biography  Sources  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Church history 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F1038, 971.6
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Most widely held works about John Thomas
 
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Journals of Beauséjour: Diary of John Thomas, Journal of Louis de Courville by John Clarence Webster( Book )
6 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diary of J. Thomas, surgeon in Winslow's expedition of 1755 against the Acadians. Communicated ... to the New England Historical and Genealogical Register by John Thomas( Book )
1 edition published in 1879 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boston, [Mass.], to Col. John Thomas, [Nova Scotia] by Nathaniel Thwing( )
1 edition published in 1760 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
January 16, 1760, letter from Thwing, an officer in Col. John Thomas' regiment of Massachusetts militia, to Thomas, who was with the regiment in Nova Scotia, regarding the results of his mission to Boston to obtain the discharge of the troops
Diary by John Thomas( Book )
1 edition published in 1879 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Account of surgeon's service in King George's War and French and Indian War
John Thomas diary by John Thomas( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Diary of surgeon John Thomas, kept at Marshfield, Mass., 1 Jan.-31 Dec. 1750. Brief entries describe Thomas's daily activities; local travels and visits; medical calls; local events, including weddings and deaths; sermons he heard; church business; Thomas family matters; and the weather. Included are entries noting the purchase by Thomas's father of a 12-year-old slave girl named Philis, her death and that of an Indian boy two months later of inflammatory fever, and the building of "a Loft for the Negrows" in the Marshfield meeting house
Americans to arms. [Verses. An extract from "The Bunker Hill Number" of The Ballad History of the American Revolution by John Thomas( Book )
1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Robert Treat Paine legal documents by Robert Treat Paine( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two powers of attorney related to Robert Treat Paine. The first is an unsigned draft, dated June 1759, from Joseph and Abigail Paine Greenleaf of Abington, Mass., and Eunice Paine of Weymouth, Mass., authorizing Robert Treat Paine to sell property in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Richard Wenman of Halifax. Included on the second leaf is a note by Wenman about the sale. The second power of attorney, 6 June 1765, from Timothy Fales of Taunton, Mass., authorizes Silas Linkon [Lincoln?] of Taunton to find and retrieve Fales's stolen bay mare. Signed by Robert Treat Paine as justice of the peace and John Thomas
Montreal, to General Thomas by Benedict Arnold( )
1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning the delivery and supply of provisions for the troops; saying "The Easterly wind which blows Fresh here this afternoon, we are fearfull will bring Up the Enemies Ships over the Rapids."
Diary of John Thomas. Journal of Louis de Courville by John Thomas( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Thomas papers by John Thomas( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of John Thomas of Marshfield and Kingston, Mass., primarily dating from 1747-60 and 1775-76, containing materials related to his military service as a surgeon and officer in the French and Indian War and Revolution. Papers dating from 1759-60 contain letters, commissions, returns, etc. pertaining to his command of a regiment of Mass. Provincial Forces at Lunenburg and Halifax, N.S. (1759) and Crown Point (1760), including three orderly books kept at these locations. Papers from 1775-76, including drafts of letters from Thomas to his wife Hannah, relate to his command of a brigade at Roxbury and Dorchester Heights during the Siege of Boston and his move to Quebec in March of 1776 where he died of smallpox. Correspondents include Thomas Pownall, Jeffrey Amherst, Jotham Gay, Abel Keen, Artemas Ward, Mercy O. Warren, and George Washington, among the other prominent military figures of the two wars
Jonathan Bagley letter to Colonel Thomas by Jonathan Bagley( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Autograph letter, signed, dated Louisburg [Nova Scotia], Oct. 27, 1759. Reports that a man of war and two transports arrived at Louisbourg from Quebec as part of the "Hallifax fleet." The regiments must stop for the winter here and he is sending 100 old and invalid men home
 
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English (61)