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Manuscript and Archive Collection

L. G. Shreve Collection

Manuscript collection number: 18-21
Accessioned: gift of the author
Extent: 1.75 linear feet
Content: Correspondence and literary manuscript.
Access: Open for research
Processed: Douglas Fahrman
Date: October 1, 1999

Contents List

Box 18

The Preface


Chapter One

Chapter Two

Chapter Three

Chapter Four

Chapter Five

Chapter Six

Chapter Seven

Chapter Eight

Chapter Nine

Typed draft

Chapter Ten

Chapter Eleven

Chapter Twelve

Chapter Thirteen

A Postscript to History


Appendices I-IV

Box 21

This box contains a typed draft, annotated by hand, and a small box of notecards with bibliographic information.

Box 19

Research and Personal Correspondence Filed by Origin

American Philosophic Society

Mrs. John Nicholas Brown

Clements Library - University of Michigan

Commemorative Stamp Project

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Dr Jacob E Cooke (Tench Coxe)

Dr Brice M Dorsey

Frick Art Reference Library

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Huntington Library

Jocelyn Kennedy (Mrs Richard L)

Richard M Ketchum

Lafayette Papers - de Chumbrun

Library Co. of Philadelphia

Maine Historical Society

Mellon Library Upperville, VA

Mount Vernon Ladies Association

National Park Service Yorktown

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission

Rhode Island Historical Society

Joseph Rubinfine

Eleanor Shannahan

Swem Library - William and Mary

Talbot County Free Library

Dr. Tench F. Tilghman

University of Pennsylvania

Valley Forge Historical Society

Ronald von Klaussen

Yale University Art Gallery


Chapter Notes


Box 20

Letters written by Tench Tilghman part one

Letters written by Tench Tilghman part two

Letters written by the Tilghman family

Tilghman reunion

Quarrel between Washington and Hamilton

Tilghman calendar of events


Information on Tilghman correspondence

Battle of Monmouth and the court-martial of Shreve

Tilghman's arrival in Philadelphia

Life, duties, aides-de-camp

Arnold's treason

Morristown 1779-1780

Miscellaneous II