John Laurens commonplace

Commonplace book of John Laurens includes his observations on military activities in the American Revolution and on the importance of defending the Carolinas from the British. Also included is his account of the aid rendered by the French fleet in the Chesapeake and Delaware bays, under command of...

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Main Author: Laurens, John 1754-1782 (Creator)
Collection:John Laurens Commonplace
Collection Number:Am.092
Format: Manuscript
Language:English
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Physical Description: 0.2 Linear feet 0.2 linear feet, 1 volume
Summary: Commonplace book of John Laurens includes his observations on military activities in the American Revolution and on the importance of defending the Carolinas from the British. Also included is his account of the aid rendered by the French fleet in the Chesapeake and Delaware bays, under command of Comte de Grasse and Comte d'Estaing, preventing the arrival of British reinforcements and retarding British operations.