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Letter from James Read to Jethro Sumner [Extract]
Read, James
September 12, 1780
Volume 14, Page 771

COL. JAMES READ TO GEN. JETHRO SUMNER.

September 12th, 1780.

“Col. Marion retook one hundred and forty seven soldiers of the Maryland and Delaware line, fifty seven of whom have arrived in town (Wilmington) and committed to my care.”