Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to Benjamin Harrison, 9 June 1780

To Benjamin Harrison

In Council June 9. 1780.


The inclosed letter from Governor Nash with the articles of Capitulation entered into between Generals Lincoln and Clinton, having just come to hand I beg leave to communicate them to the General assembly.

I am with great esteem & respect Sir Your most obedient & most humble servt.,

Th: Jefferson

RC (DLC). Endorsed by John Beckley: “Governors Letter June 9th: 1780. enclosing Govr: Nashs Letter of 30th. May & Capitulation of Chas:ton. Refd. to Commee of whole on State of the Commonwealth.” For the enclosures, see Nash to TJ, 30 May 1780.

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