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Carmichael, William (fl. 1781) to Robert Morris re: conditions in Europe, prospects for treaty, Jay in Spain

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04772.02 Author/Creator: Carmichael, William (fl. 1781) Place Written: San Idelfonso Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1781/08/28 Pagination: 3 p. + docket 23.2 x 19 cm

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Global History and CivicsForeign AffairsMilitary HistoryRevolutionary WarDiplomacyTreaty

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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