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Letter, Thomas Nelson to George Weedon, 1780 October 30

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 30
Identifier: 2021-SC-004-030

Scope and Contents

Thomas Nelson, signer of the Declaration of Independence and brigadier general in the Continental army, writes to General George Weedon, of Richmond, updating him on the mobilization of Virginia's defenses against a British incursion in the Hampton Roads area. Autograph letter, signed. 1 page.


  • Creation: 1780 October 30


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1 pages ; 16 x 21 cm

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121