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Letter, 1781 July 8, Weathersfield, Conn.

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dc.contributor.author Tallmadge, Bemjamin, 1754-1835.
dc.contributor.editor Nyitray, Kristen J.
dc.date 1781 July 8.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-11-14T18:19:10Z
dc.date.available 2011-11-14T18:19:10Z
dc.date.issued 2011-11-14
dc.identifier MC 381.
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1951/52527
dc.description Original manuscript letter written and signed by Benjamin Tallmadge, principal director of George Washington’s secret service from 1778-1787. This brief note does not appear to have a coded message.
dc.description.abstract George Washington's spymaster. Autographed document, signed. Weathersfield, July 8, 1781. Docketed and endorsed on verso. 1 leaf, 14 x 21 cm. Processed by Kristen J. Nyitray, Head, Special Collections and University Archives, August 2004.
dc.relation.ispartof Displayed in a frame with facsimiles of the Tallmadge portrait (1790) by Ralph Earle and the famous "Dragoon" head and shoulders pencil sketch of Tallmadge by Col. Trumbull.
dc.rights Stony Brook University Libraries.
dc.subject Tallmadge, Benjamin,1754-1835.
dc.subject United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Secret service -- Sources.
dc.subject Tallmadge, Benjamin,1754-1835 -- Correspondence.
dc.subject Long Island (N.Y.) -- History -- Sources.
dc.title Letter, 1781 July 8, Weathersfield, Conn.
dc.type Manuscript.
dc.format.dimensions 14 X 21 cm.
dc.description.appearsincollection http://www.stonybrook.edu/libspecial/collections/manuscripts/tallmadge.shtml

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