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Despotism -- Great Britain

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Horatio Gates (New York) letter to Benjamin Rush (Philadelphia), 1803 August 8

 Item — Box 1: Series 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1
Scope and Contents

Gates indicates that he will try the remedies Rush suggested. He believes that England is likely to become a despotism, and notes that there is a rumor in New York City that England will defeat America's treaty with France regarding Louisiana.

Dates: 1803 August 8