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The Revolutionary War [subseries]:
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Washington, George, to William Heath
ALS in English, plus a modern transcription (tapuscript).Washington asks General William Heath, commander of the Highland Department of the Continental Army, to "send forward the articles most essential to the convenience and comfort of the men. [...] the articles most wanted will be Blankets, Waistcoats, Woolen Overhalls, and Stockings... to rub thro' the Severity of Winter."

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[Orde]r of Battle for 1781 -- Light Infantry
Order of battle and chain of command for the Virginia Campaign. General Lafayette is the commander of the U.S. light infantry.

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Washington, George to Lafayette
ALS in English, not listed in the 1871 catalogue. Washington sends a letter of recommendation for Mr. [Zephaniah] Platt, a member of the New York State Senate, and his wife, who are going to England "and probably to France."