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Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) to James Madison re: military preparations in Virginia, the French

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.051 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: Edmundsbury Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 23 October 1780 Pagination: 1 p. 23 x 18 cm

Summary of Content: Military preparations in Virginia, the French, parole question. (Henkels gives date as Oct. 20 but Mays dismisses that date.) EP has second digit of day overwritten and blurred. Also mentions Gov. Gadsden, Parole [?], France-Allies, Military preparations-Virginia.

People: Pendleton, Edmund, 1721-1803
Madison, James, Sr., 1723-1801

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarMilitary HistoryContinental ArmyFrancePrisoner of WarGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyPresidents

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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