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Schuyler, Philip To: Col. Dayton.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07933 Author/Creator: Schuyler, Philip Place Written: Fort George Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1776/05/27 Pagination: 3 p. +address+docket. 32.2 x 20 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07933 Author/Creator: Schuyler, Philip Place Written: Fort George Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1776/05/27 Pagination: 3 p. +address+docket. 32.2 x 20 cm.

Summary of Content: Schuyler, in response to Caldwell's suggestion that Highlanders who didn't flee be allowed to stay on their land, says that this can only be done with restrictions, since the Highlanders trust Americans as much as "papists trust Protestants."

Background Information:

People: Schuyler, Phillip
Dayton, Col

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralImmigration and MigrationLoyalistReligionCatholicismRefugees

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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