Connecticut -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Roger Sherman (1721-1793) collection
Call Number: MS 447
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, legal records, financial documents and genealogical material of Roger Sherman, signer of the Declaration of Independence. Included are both family letters and political correspondence. Of special interest are the letters to Governor Jonathan Trumbull on the relationship of Connecticut to the prosecution of the war (1777-1780). Among Sherman's writings are a report from the Constitutional Convention (1787), a note on the proposal for a national bank (1791) and a...