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Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) to James Madison re: Parliament acknowledges American independence

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.087 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: Edmundsbury Type: Autograph letter Date: 13 May 1782 Pagination: 1 p. 29 x 21 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.087 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: Edmundsbury Type: Autograph letter Date: 13 May 1782 Pagination: 1 p. 29 x 21 cm

Summary of Content: Defective. Signature missing with some loss of text. News of the acknowledgement of American independence by Parliament, discussion of possible treaty. Letter torn at bottom, end of text lacking. Signature torn irregularly with loss of text. Mentions: American independence-Acknowledgement of by British Parliament, West Indies.

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

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: PresidentMilitary HistoryRevolutionary WarDeclaration of IndependenceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyTreatyGovernment and CivicsCaribbean

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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