• Creator
  • Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, 1717-1797
  • Created Date
  • 1761-11-13
  • Description
  • Letter from Jeffery Amherst to Thomas Hancock, from New York, dated November 13, 1761. Amherst thanks Thomas Hancock for his service to the Crown and makes arrangements for his payment following Amherst's departure from North America and his transfer of command of the British troops in North America to General Thomas Gage.
  • Format
  • Correspondence
  • Rights
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