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Jeffray, William (fl. 1758-1759) to "Officers of his Majesty's Ordnance."

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08292 Author/Creator: Jeffray, William (fl. 1758-1759) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 06 June 1758 - 08 October 1759 Pagination:

Summary of Content: From Halifax, two letters pertaining to the Battle of Lewisburg; seeking reimbusement for 1554 pounds spent on materials for the expedition.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: French and Indian WarMilitary HistoryGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsArtilleryCanadaBattleMilitary Supplies

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