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Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) to James Madison re: British seriousness on peace, defeat of De Grasse

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.088 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: Edmundsbury Type: Autograph letter Date: 20 May 1782 Pagination: 1 p. 27 x 21 cm

Summary of Content: Signature and salutation has been clipped-off. Discussion of British seriousness about peace, defeat of De Grasse in the West Indies, other war news. Also mentions: Distrust of British, French fleet, West Indies, Count De Grasse-Defeat of, Virginia House of Delegates, Mr. Tyler.

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

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: PresidentMilitary HistoryRevolutionary WarTreatyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyFranceNavyGovernment and CivicsBattleCaribbean

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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