Samuel Culper to Benjamin Tallmadge, October 14, 1780

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Title

Samuel Culper to Benjamin Tallmadge, October 14, 1780

Subject

United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Military intelligence.
Tallmadge, Benjamin, 1754-1835
Washington, George, 1732-1799--Correspondence.
Washington, George, 1732-1799--Career in espionage.

Description

This report refers to Benedict Arnold's hunt for American spies within British occupied New York and Long island, it was written immediately after Major Andre's death. Townsend was in Setauket at this point.

Creator

Samuel Culper (Sr.)
Abraham Woodhull

Source

George Washington Papers at the Library of Congress, 1741-1799: Series 4. General Correspondence. 1697-1799, Image 930-931

Publisher

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Date

1780-10-14

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Relation

Accompanied a letter addressed to "John Bolton" on the same date, October 14, 1780, by "Samuel Culper," aka Abraham Woodhull

Format

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Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

http://memory.loc.gov/mss/mgw/mgw4/071/0900/0932.jpg

Coverage

http://memory.loc.gov/mss/mgw/mgw4/071/0900/0933.jpg

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Citation

Samuel Culper (Sr.), "Samuel Culper to Benjamin Tallmadge, October 14, 1780 ," in The Culper Spy Ring and Benedict Arnold, Item #819, http://culperspyring.com/items/show/819 (accessed August 21, 2017).