4 edition of Head-quarters, New-York, April, 8th 1776. found in the catalog.
Head-quarters, New-York, April, 8th 1776.
United States. Continental Army.
|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 43185|
|Contributions||Putnam, Israel, 1718-1790|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 sheet ( p.)|
Early in , with the siege of Boston coming to a close, George Washington realized that he would soon go on campaign with the Continental Army. For nearly ten months he lived in the “Longfellow House” in Cambridge, Massachusetts, using it as the army’s headquarters. On Ma , British forces are forced to evacuate Boston following General George Washington’s successful placement of fortifications and cannons on.
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TO THE PRESIDENT OF CONGRESS Head Quarters, New York, July 2, The time is now near at hand which must probably determine, whether Americans are to be, Freemen, or Slaves; whether they are to have any property they can call their own; whether their Houses, and Farms, are to be pillaged and destroyed, and they consigned to a State of. The site now occupied by the two cities of New York and Brooklyn, and over which they continue to spread, is pre-eminently "Revolutionary soil." Very few of our historic places are more closely associated with the actual scenes of that struggle. As at Boston in , so here in , we had the war at our doors and all about us.
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Head-quarters, New-York, April, 8th the general, informs the inhabitants, that it is become absolutely necessary, that all communication, between the ministerial fleet and shore, should be immediately stopped. [Israel Putnam; United States.
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In January ofGeneral Washington began sending frequent warnings that the British were soon to give up Boston and intended to land a large force of arms in New York City. Washington was convinced that New York was to be invaded and decided to send his second in command to oversee the defense.
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