Nelson Woolsey Letter Written During The American Revolution (Dec. 1775-Jan. 1776)

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Nelson Woolsey Letter Written During The American Revolution (Dec. 1775-Jan. 1776)

Subject

American Revolution, Jupiter Hammon

Description

The American Revolution from the perspective of Nelson Woolsey, an officer during the war. One of the very interesting features of this letter is a mention of the poet and American slave, Jupiter Hammon, near the end.

This is one of the first documents in this archive to be fully transcribed by a team of students at The University of Texas at Arlington for a graduate course in archival research and textual editing.

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Date Added
August 8, 2013
Collection
Hillhouse Family Papers Collection
Item Type
Document
Citation
“Nelson Woolsey Letter Written During The American Revolution (Dec. 1775-Jan. 1776),” Early Transatlantic Writing Project, accessed July 25, 2017, http://transatlanticwriting.com/items/show/8.
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