Nathanael Greene letter to William Gibbons

Nathanael Greene letter to William Gibbons

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786
Title: Nathanael Greene letter to William Gibbons
Dates: 1783 February 25
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2442

Biographical/Historical Note

Nathanael Greene (1742-1786) was a major general of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.

For further information, see the article "Nathanael Greene" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Headquarters, Charles Town, February 25, 1783, addressed to “Mr. William Gibbons,” signed “N. Greene,” regarding forty "negroes" Mrs. Maxwell has, the Indian Treaty, and Mrs. Greene’s health.


Index Terms

United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--American forces.

Administrative Information

Custodial History note

This letter was originally tipped in one of Charles Colcock Jones' books.

Preferred Citation note

Nathanael Greene letter to William Gibbons, ms 2442, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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