Bache, Sarah Franklin to George Washington, 1780 December 26

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TITLE INFORMATION
TitleBache, Sarah Franklin to George Washington, 1780 December 26
ASSOCIATED NAMES
CreatorBache, Sarah Franklin, 1743-1808
RecipientWashington, George, 1732-1799
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractLetter from Sally Bache to George Washington regarding the 2,005 shirts sewn by the Ladies Association of Philadelphia for American soldiers that were sent to Trenton, New Jersey. Sally also mentions that her father [Benjamin Franklin] and "old generals" respect and "approve highly of his [Washington's] conduct."
NoteAmerican Philosophical Society
LanguageEnglish
Language (eng)
Subject (lcsh) United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Clothing and dress
Subject (lcsh) Women--History--18th century
Subject (lcsh) Fund raising
Subject (lcsh) Philadelphia (Pa.)
Subject (lcsh) Head Quarters, Morristown, New Jersey
Subject (lcsh) Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
TypeText
GenreCorrespondence
Extent2p.
Digital Originreformatted digital
Reformatting Qualitypreservation
ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issued1780-12-26
Date Captured2021
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleSarah Franklin Bache Papers
Call NumberMss.B.B1245
URLhttps://search.amphilsoc.org/collections/view?docId=ead/Mss.B.B1245-ead.xml
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