Lee Letter: b183

Lee Letter: b183 Sender: Arthur Lee Recipient: Lord Shelburne Dec. 10, 1777.My Lord, – I have the honor of enclosing you the copy of a letter, transmitted at the same time, to the first Lord of the Treasury. The honor of the nation and the rights of humanity are...

Lee Letter: b184

Lee Letter: b184 Sender: Arthur Lee Recipient: Lord Shelburne Dec. 18, 1776.My Lord, – A very few hours after my last letter to your Lordship, brought me the desire of my country to serve here in a public character. Your Lordship, I hope, thinks too well of me...

Lee Letter: b027

Lee Letter: b027 Sender: Richard Henry Lee Recipient: Lord Shelburne Chantilly May, 31, 1769.Lord ShelburneThe wisdom and goodness, with which your lordship has patronised America, claims the reverence of all its inhabitants. As an individual of this country I am...