Massachusetts Archives Retrieves Revolutionary War Letter

Posted by admin on Feb 11, 2011

A 1775 letter announcing the victory at Fort Ticonderoga was spotted in an auction catalog and returned to the Massachusetts state archives six decades after it disappeared. State archivists spotted the letter from Joseph Warren in a Sotheby’s catalog of Revolutionary War manuscripts, and the state negotiated its return, Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin said.

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