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Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786



  • Existence: August 7, 1742 - June 19, 1786


Nathanael Greene (1742-1786), major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Nathanael Greene papers

Call Number: MS 616

Thirty-one manuscript letters to Nathanael Greene, one photostatic copy and two volumes of typed transcripts of letters and Revolutionary War era documents. The originals of these transcripts were formerly owned by William A. Reed and are now in the Clements Library of the University of Michigan.

Dates: 1774-1793

Bernhard Knollenberg collection

Call Number: MS 26
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, manuscripts of writings, narratives, biographical sketches, documents, reports, addresses, deeds, tax receipts, printed material, and other papers, relating to early American colonial settlement, the American Revolution, settlement of the West, slavery, the Civil War, Spanish-American War, women's suffrage, and various political questions. Includes circa 100 letters (1838-1855) to Alvah Hunt, of Greene, Chenango Co, N.Y, describing current political issues,...
Dates: 1560-1943

Letters, 1779, 1780

 Part of Collection — Box 201 (Broadside): [Barcode: 39002137226040], Folder: GROUP 1954, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS to Nehemiah Hubbard, dated 1779 Mar 12, Camp Middle Brook, and a fragment of an ALS to Jos. Webb, dated 1780 Feb 11, Morris Town.

Dates: 1779, 1780

Washington family papers

Call Number: MS 538

The collection contains correspondence and other papers of President George Washington, Martha Dandridge Washington, and William Augustine Washington, half brother of George Washington.

Dates: 1751-1870

Samuel Blachley Webb papers

Call Number: MS 539
Abstract: The Webb papers consist of letterbooks, correspondence, journals, notebooks, orderly books, papers, and military records documenting the personal life and military career of Samuel Blachley Webb, who served in the American Revolutionary forces under Israel Putnam and George Washington. Notable correspondents include: Joseph Barrell, Silas Deane, Nathanael Greene, Alexander Hamilton, Robert Morris, Samuel Otis, Timothy Pickering, Jonathan Trumbull, George Washington, and Catharine Hogeboom...
Dates: 1756-1819