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John Chester letter

Mss 776672
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 776672

Dates

  • 1776-12-22

Creator

Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope) : [2] p. ; 32 cm.

General

United States -- History -- Revsolution, 1775-1783.

Processing Information

Letter from John Chester near Trenton, N.J. to Joseph Webb in Wethersfield, Connecticut, describing retreat of American forces across New Jersey (28 Nov.-22 Dec.); mentions efforts to persuade homesick troops to remain with the army.

Gift of Charles F. McGoughran in 1974.

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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