The Mary Hamilton Papers : Note by John Dickenson

Dickenson, John

The Mary Hamilton Papers

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Note from John Dickenson. The signature has been torn off the document, which relates to the American War of Independence. Before the end of hostilities with America, Mr Glover had presented a memorandum to Lord North on the 'impracticality of conquering america & that as the independence of that must be established – he offered a plan for his Lordship's consideration by which he might repay this Country for the immense sums expended' on the war. The sheet continues with details of the plan.</p>

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