Eyre Coote papers  1775-1925 (bulk 1775-1830)
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  1778 October 1 . George Washington LS to Nathanael Greene; Fishkill, [New York]. (2 pages)    [Note: From the Henry Clinton papers]
Describes a minor skirmish in which fifty British soldiers of Baylers cavalry were killed or captured. Makes mention of a planned evacuation of New York City before winter approaches. In Tench Tilghman’s hand.