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Shirley, William (1694-1771) to [Samuel Waldo]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08900 Author/Creator: Shirley, William (1694-1771) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Manuscript document Date: 21 May 1740 Pagination: 3 p. : address ; docket ; 23.3 x 18.3 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08900 Author/Creator: Shirley, William (1694-1771) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Manuscript document Date: 21 May 1740 Pagination: 3 p. : address ; docket ; 23.3 x 18.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Discusses the possibility of war, an expedition opposed by "our Captn Genl [who] has slept for 10 weeks" and business. The majority of the address has been clipped.

People: Shirley, William, 1694-1771
Waldo, Samuel, 1695-1759

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: French and Indian WarMilitary HistoryFranceCanadaAmerican Indian History

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