Alexander Hamilton Papers

George Washington to Marquis de Lafayette, [19 May 1780]

George Washington to Marquis de Lafayette

[Morristown, New Jersey, May 19, 1780.] Suggests that the two proclamations signed by Lafayette be issued to the Canadians for the purpose of confusing the enemy. Suggests adding a paragraph to the proclamations addressed to the “Savages.”

Df, in writings of George Washington and H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

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