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Three Diaries

by Benjamin Huggins, Associate Editor

Currently, the editors at the Washington Papers are working on volume 31 of George Washington's Revolutionary War papers, and we have started work on volume 32. These volumes of The Papers of George Washington cover the period from March 7 to July 4, 1781. Some of the most valuable primary sources for our annotation of Washington's correspondence written during this period are three diaries.

 

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