Henry Laurens - Tower Prisoner

Object Title

Henry Laurens - Tower Prisoner

Henry Laurens - Tower Prisoner

Date

1782

Reference

TOL NEWS/513

Level

File

Scope and Content

'The London Chronicle" newspaper (3 January 1782, (No.3304), volume LI page10, column 3) containing an article about the 'Rebel American representative Mr. Laurens released from Tower',

Tit for tat releases, Laurens informed by Lord Mansfield of his imminent release, '... The discharge of Mr. Laurens is said to be in consequence of a private article in the capitulation between General Washington and Lord Cornwallis, in which the latter agrees not to leave America, till officially informed of Mr. Laurens being liberated'

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