The Writings of George Washington from the Original Manuscript Sources, 1745-1799 - Vol. 27

The Writings of George Washington from the Original Manuscript Sources, 1745-1799 - Vol. 27

The Writings of George Washington from the Original Manuscript Sources, 1745-1799 - Vol. 27

The Writings of George Washington from the Original Manuscript Sources, 1745-1799 - Vol. 27

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Dr. Sir: I was extremely glad to hear by a Letter from Colonel Varick that tho’ not yet restored to your usual State of health you was recovering it daily.

From many circumstances I think it now pretty evident that the British will leave New York in all next Month Sir Guy Carleton has informed me [verbally, through Mr. Parker,] that he expects to evacuate the City by the 20th. and that when the Transports which were gone to Nova Scotia returned he should be able to fix the day of his departure. in consequence . . .

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