Our Collection

At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 70,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World to soldiers’ letters from World War II and Vietnam. Explore primary sources, visit exhibitions in person or online, or bring your class on a field trip.

Longman, Thomas (1731-1797) [Invoice of goods]

High-resolution images are available to schools and libraries via subscription to American History, 1493-1943. Check to see if your school or library already has a subscription. Or click here for more information. You may also request a pdf of the image from us here.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08310 Author/Creator: Longman, Thomas (1731-1797) Place Written: London, England Type: Manuscript document Date: 15 February 1773 Pagination: 5 p. ; 37.3 x 15 cm.

Summary of Content: List of books on various topics to be shipped to Boston for Henry Knox. Items include sermons, lectures, memoirs, travel diaries and others.

People: Longman, Thomas, 1731-1797
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceOverseas TradeBook SellingLiterature and Language ArtsTravelReligion

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

Order a Copy Citation Guidelines for Online Resources