VIII, 576). Still, in a letter dated October 27, 1776, and sent from the Danish island of St. Croix to Vice-Admiral Young, it is said of an American schooner, which had departed two days before with a small cargo of powder: " But my astonishment was great... The Dutch Republic and the American Revolution - Page 52by Friedrich Edler - 1911 - 244 pagesFull view
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...of the command of the said Commander in Chief . . . , to be detained there until further orders."' On February 21, Yorke delivered a memorandum to the...verbally from his instructions, that satisfaction must be given.' The first enclosure with the memorandum was a letter of President Greathead to Governor de...