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The Life of Gouverneur Morris
much less to throw up the works. In short, I know not what to make of this apathy on so important a subject.
‘I shall now
give you a detail of what we have been doing, and in what circumstances we are. Our force, including the minute men, amounts
to about seventeen hundred men. Ward's
regiment, which is the strongest, I have stationed on
likewise lodged in the town.
Drake's regiment of minute men, and one more company, (in all about two
hundred, are stationed at Horn's Hook, which commands the pass of
From The Life of Gouverneur Morris: With Selections from His Correspondence and Miscellaneous Papers; Detailing Events in the American Revolution, The French Revolution, and in the Political History of the United States, by Jared Sparks, Volume 1, Boston: Gray & Bowen, 1832, p 84. Some minor edits may have been made, but an attempt has been made to preserve the original spelling. Although some effort has been made to correct the limitations of OCR technology, if you find an error please report it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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