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Richard Henry Lee to John Page Letter, 1778

Richard Henry Lee to John Page Letter, 1778
Mss. Sm Coll Lee, Richard Henry
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.
Lee, Richard Henry (1732-1794)
Page, John (1744-1808)
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

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Richard Henry Lee to John Page Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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