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Letter of Surrender, Charleston

Letter of Surrender, Charleston

Reflecting the lowest point of America's War of Independence, this letter (written by General Benjamin Lincoln) surrenders Charleston in May of 1780.

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Facsimile of original letter, courtesy U.S. Library of Congress.

 

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