Letter to Patrick Henry

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dc.contributor.author Rochambeau, Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur, comte de, 1725-1807 en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Williamsburg, Virginia en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2009-02-16T15:45:23Z
dc.date.available 2009-02-16T15:45:23Z
dc.date.created March 28, 1782 en_US
dc.date.issued 2009-02-16T15:45:23Z
dc.identifier.other GL0053_001 en_US
dc.identifier.other GL0053 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2374.OX/62416
dc.description Letter written from Williamsburg, dated March 28, 1782, to Governor Patrick Henry containing a copy of a letter Rochambeau wrote to General de Choisy regarding confusion differentiating between freedmen and slaves who were serving officers in the army. De Choisy had "caused [all the negroes] to be taken up [i.e., arrested] indiscriminately." Includes a small engraving of Rochambeau. en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Gilder Lehrman Collection en_US
dc.rights Gilder Lehrman Collection en_US
dc.rights.uri http://www.freedomcenter.org/about-us/contact-us/ en_US
dc.subject Rochambeau, Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur, comte de, 1725-1807 -- Correspondence en_US
dc.subject Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799 en_US
dc.subject Slaves -- United States en_US
dc.subject Freedmen -- United States. en_US
dc.title Letter to Patrick Henry en_US
dc.type Letter signed en_US
dc.publisher.digital National Underground Railroad Freedom Center en_US
dc.contributor.repository Gilder Lehrman Collection at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center en_US
dc.repository.place Cincinnati, Ohio en_US
dc.rights.permissions World en_US

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