Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Edmund Randolph, 27 July 1779

From Edmund Randolph

Philadelphia, 27 July 1779. Detailed account of Wayne’s capture of Stony Point on the Hudson, 15 July. Postscript reads: “You will oblige me much, by suggesting to me such reflections, as occur to you on the subject of peace: not on the propriety of making it, if possible, but on terms, necessary for America to insist on.”

RC (DLC); 1 p. Printed in part: Conway, Edmund Randolph, p. 39–40.

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