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John Paul Jones letter

Mss 778659
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 778659
Letter from John Paul Jones abord l'Orient to Benjamin Franklin and John Adams, American plenipotetiaries at the Court of France, reporting news of American naval forces, including the intelligence that Comte Destaing had sailed on a secret mission.

Dates

  • 1778-12-09

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

.1 linear ft. : 1 leaf ; 23 cm

General

United States History, Revolution (1775-1787), Naval Operations, Charles Henry Comte d'Estaing (1729-1794).

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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