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An express just arrived from General Washington.

Author: George Washington; Nicholas Cooke; Pearson Jones; Nathanael Greene; John Carter
Publisher: [Providence, R.I.]: [Printed by John Carter], [1775]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Washington; Nicholas Cooke; Pearson Jones; Nathanael Greene; John Carter
OCLC Number: 5470325
Notes: Evans 14027; Alden 624; Sabin 101690.
Printed in two columns.
Contains a letter from Pearson Jones, dated Falmouth, Monday, 16th Oct. 1775, and a letter signed Nathaniel Green [i.e. Nathanael Greene], dated Prospect-Hill, Octobet [sic] 24. 1775. Jones and Greene report the destruction of Falmouth, Me., and the British intention to burn seaport towns between Boston and Halifax.
Photostat of original held by the Boston Public Library.
Description: broadside (negative photostat)
Responsibility: Camp at Cambridge, Oct. 24, 1775. Sir, the inclosed information being of the highest importance, I thought it proper to transmit it to you with all dispatch, I am Sir, your obedient servant, George Washington. On the service of the United Colonies. To the Hon. Nicholas Cooke, Esq; Dep. Gov. of Rhode-Island, Providence. ...

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