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Revolutionary Era broadsides, 1775-1783
Duché, Jacob, 1738-1798Washington, George, 1732-1799
Copy of a letter from the Rev. Mr. Jacob Duche to General Washington.
1 sheet ( p.) ; 42 x 26 cm
Letter from Philadelphia clergyman Jacob Duché, outlining his reasons for now opposing American independence and urging Washington to abandon the revolutionary cause. Signed: Jacob Duche. Dated: October 8th, 1777. Place of publication suggested by Evans. Text in three columns. New-York Historical copy torn, with slight loss of text. References: Evans 15292.
Broadsides -- SY1777 no.14
United States--Politics and government--1775-1783United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
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