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Letter, 1778 June 13, New London, Conn., to Ezekiel Williams, Norwich, Conn.

Author: Thomas Shaw; Ezekiel Williams; Jonathan Trumbull; Benjamin Huntington
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Summary:
Has succeeded in exchanging British seamen prisoners for Connecticut men held on prison ships; adds postscript that bearer has been requested to show this letter to Governor Trumbull if Williams is not available; Benjamin Huntington adds note to Trumbull on conjugate leaf describing the miserable conditions on prison ships.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Shaw; Ezekiel Williams; Jonathan Trumbull; Benjamin Huntington
OCLC Number: 42979638
Notes: Holograph, signed.
Description: 2 pages ; 37 x 23 cm

Abstract:

Has succeeded in exchanging British seamen prisoners for Connecticut men held on prison ships; adds postscript that bearer has been requested to show this letter to Governor Trumbull if Williams is not available; Benjamin Huntington adds note to Trumbull on conjugate leaf describing the miserable conditions on prison ships.

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