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Whipple, William, 1730-1785


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter, Josiah Bartlett to William Whipple, 1776 November 25

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 2021-SC-004-002
Scope and Contents Letter from Josiah Bartlett to William Whipple regarding the movement of American and British forces in New York and New Jersey. He outlines the many challenges that the revolutionary cause faced in New York, New England, and generally, including supply and money problems, the health of the troops, and the persistence of divided loyalties in the aftermath of the Americans declaring independence. Bartlett signed the Declaration of Independence and served as governor of New Hampshire during...
Dates: 1776 November 25

Letter, William Whipple to Meshech Weare, 1781 June 5

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 39
Identifier: 2021-SC-004-039
Scope and Contents

William Whipple, signer of the Declaration of Independence, writes to President Meshech Weare [New Hampshire] regarding the recent arrival of Mr. William Trail from Bermuda. Autograph letter, signed. 1 page.

Dates: 1781 June 5

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