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John Chester letter

Identifier: Mss 776672
Mss 776672

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  • 1776-12-22


Language of Materials

In English.

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


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.

Part of the Rauner Library Archives and Manuscripts Repository

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