Lee Letter: b199

Lee Letter: b199 Sender: Richard Henry Lee Recipient: Nathaniel Scudder Chantilly Novr. 23 1779Dear Sir,I regret extremely, as well on public as on private account, that concurrence of accidents which has hitherto prevented, and will for sometime prevent me from...

Lee Letter: n500

Lee Letter: n500 Sender: Nathaniel Scudder Recipient: Richard Henry Lee Philadelphia June 15th 1779. Dear Sir,I yesterday received your very agreeable Favor of the 6th instant,1 and am much gratified by your Confidence & Approbation, for, be assured my Dear Sir,...

Lee Letter: n535

Lee Letter: n535 Sender: Nathaniel Scudder Recipient: Richard Henry Lee Philadelphia Novr. 16th. 1779.Dear Sir,Our Life is a strange Kind of checquered Work, one Day we rejoice, on another we lament; in one Letter we congratulate, in the succeeding one we condole....

Lee Letter: n533

Lee Letter: n533 Sender: Nathaniel Scudder Recipient: Richard Henry Lee Philadelphia Novr. 5th. 1779. Dear Sir.I doubt not you have long e’er this received a short Letter from me 1 acknowleging the Receipt of yours of the 19th Septr. which I wrote in Jersey. I have...

Lee Letter: n457

Lee Letter: n457 Sender: Nathaniel Scudder Recipient: Richard Henry Lee Philadelphia Decr. 9th. 1778. Dear Sir,I have not written to you sooner, because in reality I had little of Importance to write. The ancient Motto of “festina lente” or that of...