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Copy of letter from Francis McLean to Henry Clinton, 1779

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Copy of letter from Francis McLean to Henry Clinton, 1779 / Maine Historical Society

Chapter 4, page 100.

British Brigadier General McLean wrote to Sir Henry Clinton about plans to build a fort at Halifax and rumors of the "enemy" planning at fort at Machias.

The letter was written in May 1779, and shows strength and organization of the British forces.

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