The Resource Correspondence between David Cobb and others, regarding health, politics, and land concerns :

Correspondence between David Cobb and others, regarding health, politics, and land concerns :

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Correspondence between David Cobb and others, regarding health, politics, and land concerns :
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Correspondence between David Cobb and others, regarding health, politics, and land concerns :
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eng
Summary
Description: Includes: Letter from H[enry] Jackson (Boston) to David Cobb about the health of Henry Knox and Massachusetts politics, 18 Apr. 1800 Letter from Henry Knox (Thomaston, Me.) to David Cobb about the rise of Napoleon Bonaparte, 24 Apr. 1800 Letter from Elisha Coffin (Columbia, Me.) to David Cobb about a dispute between Coffin and Joseph Patten, 25 Apr. 1800 Letter from David Cobb (Gouldsboro, Me.) to William Bingham about Cobb's poor health and plans that John Merrick drew up for the development of the Kennebec Tract, 28 Apr. 1800 Letter from H[enry] Jackson (Boston) to David Cobb inviting him to visit Boston for the 4th of July or commencement and concerning Thomas Brattle's horticultural efforts, 28 Apr. 1800 Letter from Benjamin Vaughan (Hallowell, Me.) to David Cobb about the development of agriculture in Maine and the formation of the Kennebec Agricultural Society, 30 Apr. 1800
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UkMbAM-D
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Jackson, Henry
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Nun59-w-WjU
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Correspondence
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Massachusetts Historical Society
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  • Knox, Henry
  • Cobb, David
  • Adam Matthews Digital (Firm)
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Correspondence between David Cobb and others, regarding health, politics, and land concerns :
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http://www.frontierlife.amdigital.co.uk/Documents/Details/MHS_Cobb_3_19
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  • This collection consists of the papers of David Cobb primarily documenting his position as land agent for William Bingham in Maine, including papers related to the settlement of Maine, logging and the lumber trade, roads, and other subjects. Also included are papers related to his service during the American Revolution and his career as a politician and judge. David Cobb was a Revolutionary War soldier and aide-de-camp to General George Washington, speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and president of the Senate, physician, judge, member of Congress, lieutenant governor of Massachusetts, and a founder of the Society of the Cincinnati and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The collection contains letters to Charles W. Hare, Bingham's Philadelphia agent, and Alexander Baring, the future Lord Ashburton and representative of London's House of Baring. Also included are legal actions, financial accounts, maps, and inventories related to land development, fishing, lumbering, census reports, lotteries, the laying out of streets, and the construction of wharves, warehouses, and sawmills in Gouldsboro, Maine, which Cobb tried to develop as a major commercial port. The collection also contains eight fragmentary diaries kept by Cobb, 1781-1818; a manuscript notebook with sketches; lists of British ships of the line; instructions for naval officers; letters to various members of the Cobb family; and letters from William Eustis, Henry Knox, Timothy Pickering, and Israel Thorndike concerning foreign relations, state politics, and miscellaneous financial matters related to the firm of Cobb and Richards, in which Cobb was partner
  • AMDigital Reference: Ms. N-1000
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
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1 online resource
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online
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computer
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rdamedia
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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(UkMbAM-D)E-AMD00030517
Label
Correspondence between David Cobb and others, regarding health, politics, and land concerns :
Link
http://www.frontierlife.amdigital.co.uk/Documents/Details/MHS_Cobb_3_19
Publication
Note
  • This collection consists of the papers of David Cobb primarily documenting his position as land agent for William Bingham in Maine, including papers related to the settlement of Maine, logging and the lumber trade, roads, and other subjects. Also included are papers related to his service during the American Revolution and his career as a politician and judge. David Cobb was a Revolutionary War soldier and aide-de-camp to General George Washington, speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and president of the Senate, physician, judge, member of Congress, lieutenant governor of Massachusetts, and a founder of the Society of the Cincinnati and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The collection contains letters to Charles W. Hare, Bingham's Philadelphia agent, and Alexander Baring, the future Lord Ashburton and representative of London's House of Baring. Also included are legal actions, financial accounts, maps, and inventories related to land development, fishing, lumbering, census reports, lotteries, the laying out of streets, and the construction of wharves, warehouses, and sawmills in Gouldsboro, Maine, which Cobb tried to develop as a major commercial port. The collection also contains eight fragmentary diaries kept by Cobb, 1781-1818; a manuscript notebook with sketches; lists of British ships of the line; instructions for naval officers; letters to various members of the Cobb family; and letters from William Eustis, Henry Knox, Timothy Pickering, and Israel Thorndike concerning foreign relations, state politics, and miscellaneous financial matters related to the firm of Cobb and Richards, in which Cobb was partner
  • AMDigital Reference: Ms. N-1000
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(UkMbAM-D)E-AMD00030517

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