E. Augustus Garrison journal  1861-1869
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  1777 August 5 . Josiah Parker ALS to John Page; Germantown, [Pennsylvania]. (3 pages)
Writes about the movements of Howe and Burgoyne; news of the evacuation of Ticonderoga, expresses fear that Burgoyne's success will drive Howe to Virginia and allow Burgoyne to capture Albany. Troubles of the campaign in the North thus far. Believes that the militia could repel Howe if he decided to make a move on Philadelphia.