Letter from Jethro Sumner to Horatio Gates [Extract]
Sumner, Jethro, 1733?-1785
Volume 14, Page 773
GEN. JETHRO SUMNER TO GEN. GATES.
September 19th, 1780.
“I arrived here last evening, and my encamping ground is almost ½ mile in front of Salisbury and a little to the left of the road leading to Charlotte.”