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Roberdeau, Daniel 1727-1795

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Works: 18 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 387 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  History  Portraits 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Daniel Roberdeau
by Daniel Roberdeau( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Business letterbook pertaining chiefly to Roberdeau's commercial activities including his distillery in Alexandria, Va., and to the West Indies trade. Letters include comments on contemporary political and military events. Correspondents include John Adams, William Ellery, John Hancock, David Jackson, Thomas Jefferson, Henry Laurens, Richard Henry Lee, James Lovell, Alexander McDougall, James Milligan, Charles Pearce, and Bushrod Washington
by Elbridge Gerry( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection consists of 109 autograph letters signed from members of the French Commission involved with the X, Y, Z Affair. With 7 engraved portraits. Letters in the collection have been described individually in separate catalog records; see related records for more information
York Town, to Timothy Matlack by Daniel Roberdeau( )

1 edition published in 1777 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Informing him "Yesterday the confirmation of the northern affair arrived, the Convention at Saratoga was immediately forwarded to Council and this day Gen'l Gates's two letters, one to Congress the other to Gen'l Vaughan with an exact return of Prisoners and Stores surrendered;" apologizing for the "Slovenly manner" of the reports and returns he is sending him "but it is impossible for me in the midst of publick Business without assistance, to be more correct, therefore I hope I have the excuse of Council;" informing him that "Henry Laurens Vice President of So. Carolina, a worthy sensible indefatigable Gentleman was this day chosen by a unanimous vote, except his own, President of Congress."
Daniel Roberdeau papers by Daniel Roberdeau( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letterbook (560 pages) of outgoing correspondence pertaining chiefly to Roberdeau's commercial activities including his distillery in Alexandria, Va., and to the West Indies trade. Letters include comments on contemporary political and military events. Recipients include John Adams, William Ellery, John Hancock, David Jackson, Thomas Jefferson, Henry Laurens, Richard Henry Lee, James Lovell, Alexander McDougall, James Milligan, Charles Pearce, and Bushrod Washington
Philadelphia, to John Nixson by Daniel Roberdeau( )

1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An order to pay Lewis Wahl "one pound fourteen shillings and 6 d. for three pikes."
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in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of autograph letters, documents, or signatures of each signer of the Articles of Confederation. The items, which are organized roughly alphabetically, are described in 56 individual records (MA 557.1-55 and MA 1083, a contemporary copy of the thirteen Articles of Confederation laid in at the front of the volume)
Alexandria, to Elbridge Gerry by Daniel Roberdeau( )

1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Commenting on the condition of those who championed "the virtuous Cause" and expressing "an honest indignation" towards the States who are not honoring the "claims of public Creditors;" asking him to "rescind a former resolve not to allow any other than a Denizen of America to be eligible to the Consular Office in Foreign Countries;" informing him that he has retired to Alexandria but is still active in his "merchantile line" and would welcome an opportunity to be recommended to participate in the expanding trade with New England; saying "Both Maryland and this State have happily concurred in the design of opening this River, Potowmack, from Tidewater to the highest place practicable in the North branch, which besides the extent of 400 miles on said river, affords an unbounded prospect from that communication within 22 miles of the western waters."
 
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Alternative Names
Daniel Roberdeau American politician

Daniel Roberdeau Amerikaans politicus (1727-1795)

Daniel Roberdeau político estadounidense

Daniel Roberdeau US-amerikanischer Jurist, Politiker und General

Daniel Roberdeau yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Languages
English (34)