Lee Letter: b081

Lee Letter: b081 Sender: Richard Henry Lee Recipient: William Shippen, Jr. Baltimore 1st. January 1776My Dear Sir,A happy new year is my wish for you and your family, that it will be a year of freedom our brave troops appear determined on, and whilst they are so, the...

Lee Letter: b432

Lee Letter: b432 Sender: Richard Henry Lee Recipient: William Shippen, Jr. Chantilly April 29th. 1793My dear friend,It is I believe very certain that the friendships of the world are very often destroyed by passion; by want of candid and fair discussion: and among...

Lee Letter: b364

Lee Letter: b364 Sender: Richard Henry Lee Recipient: William Shippen, Jr. New York October 2d. 1787My dear SirI thank you very sincerely for your last letter and its enclosures which are now returned. It is indeed a great addition to my happiness to know that my...