John Dickinson papers

Letters, 1797 (Box 1, folder 4)
Collection Inventory: 
Date Range: 
1762-1807

This collection is comprised of correspondence and legal papers reflecting the legal and political career of John Dickinson, statesman and president of the Supreme Executive Council of Delaware and Pennsylvania. The majority of the collection is comprised of correspondence from Dickinson to such prominent individuals as James Wilson, Caesar Rodney, and Benjamin Rush. The collection also contains financial papers and papers related to Dickinson's public duties, particularly to his duties as president of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania.

A selection of letters from this collection has been digitized and is available for reading online (see link for related entries below).

Location: 
MC 2001.13