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Richard Henry Lee to John Page Letter, 1778

Title
Richard Henry Lee to John Page Letter, 1778
ID
Mss. Sm Coll Lee, Richard Henry
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Letter from Richard Henry Lee, Philadelphia, PA to John Page, Williamsburg about the arrival of a French squadron, plans to defeat the English navy, the French minister's audience before Congress, a court-martial and anticipated news from Spain that she "has acceeded [sic] to our alliance and acknowledged our independence."   July 25, 1778.
Creators
Lee, Richard Henry (1732-1794)
Page, John (1744-1808)
Subjects
France--Foreign relations--United States
Spain--Foreign relations--United States
United States--Foreign relations--France
United States--Foreign relations--Spain
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Restrictions
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Rights
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Acquisition Note
 Source: Unknown.
Preferred Citation
Richard Henry Lee to John Page Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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