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W. Thompson, Colchester, Fairfax Co., Va., to Leven Powell, Loudoun County, Va., 1777 January 8

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: id22718

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Received the 19 barrels of flour sent and quotes current prices in Alexandria, Va.; has had the carpenters working on the vessel continuously, but the freezing weather is slowing progress; describes Washington's battle with the Hessians at Trenton, N.J., the day after Christmas and thus the defeat of General Howe, as well as Washington's great power among the 13 colonies; requests...


  • Creation: 1777 January 8


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From the Collection: 0.85 Linear Feet


From the Collection: English