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Van Derburgh, Ensign Bart'w,
mentioned

195
Van Dyck, Colonel (Cornelius),

mentioned.. .....352, 361, 365
Van Dyck, Francis, mentioned.. 288

295, 296, 301
Van Eps, John B., mentioned..

361, 365
Van Gelder, Ab'm, mentioned... 395
Van Ham, Courant, mentioned. 295
Van Howenbargh, Lieutenant
R., mentioned...

195
Van Rensselaer, Philip, men-
tioned

252
Varick, Richard, mentioned.

395
Varick street, New York, men-
tioned

414
Vassall, John, owner of Vassall
House

414
Vassall House, later Craigie

Ilouse, Cambridge, Massachu-
setts, Washington's headquar-
ters

414
Vaughan, Mr.

mentioned

365, 370
Vauxhall Gardens, New York,
mentioned

305
Verbryck, Samuel S., mentioned 417
Verbryck, Mrs. Samuel S., owner

of Tappan headquarters of

General George Washington.. 417
Vergennes, Count de, Charles
Gravier, mentioned. ...43, 90, 95

100. 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 154
Verien, Mrs. mentioned... 296
Vermont, mentioned. .42, 49, 57, 58

64, 78, 79
Act of Congress restraining

radical element in..
Vermont dispute, mentioned. .7,

44, 55
Ezra l'Hommedieu to Goy-

ernor George Clinton on.41-43
Governor George Clinton to

Colonel William Floyd in
regard to....

.63-65
Vermonters. mentioned.. .41, 42, 80

Congress lays restraining

hand on more radical and
arbitrary ...

56
Governor George Clinton to

Colonel William Floyd re-
garding temper of army
toward

.79-81
Verplancks Point, New York,
mentioned

412
Versailles, preliminary articles
of peace signed at.

160
court of, mentioned.

153
Ville de Paris, French man of
war, mentioned..

410

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Vindicators of rights of man-
kind, toast ...

300
Virginia, mentioned..49, 59, 68, 69

70, 71, 72, 83, 99, 102, 116, 135

156, 196, 249, 307, 339, 391, 410
Quota of money.

...39, 46
And New Jersey compete

with New York and
Maryland for National
capital ....

... 219
Submits genesis of plan

that culminated in selec-
tion of Washington as
National capital.

220
Ezra l'Hommedieu believes

it entertains designs to

seize Niagara. .248-250
Assembly, mentioned. 221
Delegates in congress, men-
tioned

221
House of Delegates, men-
tioned

220
Legislature, resolutions of,

regarding National capi-
tal

.220, 221
Senate, mentioned.

221
Virginians, mentioned.

325
Visscher, Mat., mentioned. .338, 345

346, 349, 350, 351

352, 361, 364, 370
Voght, Caspar and company,

Hamburg, Germany, solicit
trade with New York...

59
Specification of their goods

sent to Governor George
Olinton

60
Vulture, British vessel,
tioned

418

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men-

W.
WADSWORTH, COLONEL

JEREMIAH, mentioned. ..47, 93
Walaghlagentala creek, mon-
tioned

359
Waldecker, -, mentioned. 317
Walker, Lieutenant-Colonel B.,
mentioned

217, 292
Walker, Captain Benjamin,
mentioned

195
Walker, Major Ben., to Gover-

nor George Clinton as to the

King's speech to Parliament. 65
Wallace, Hugh, mentioned.... 188
War, secretary of, mentioned.. 77
155, 165, 197, 228, 383, 389, 39, 391
General George Washing-

ton holds conference
with

412
War debts, Colonel William

Floyd to Governor George
Clinton in regard to. .73-76

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Ward (Wane), Edward, men-
tioned

.243, 251
Ward, Stephen, mentioned.... 184
Warwick, Rhode Island, men-
tioned

36
Washington, General George,
mentioned ..17, 48, 110, 113, 116

130, 137, 140, 151, 155, 157
166, 181, 189, 198, 237, 236
258, 263, 264, 278, 279, 280
282, 285, 286, 293, 294, 297
298, 299, 302, 301, 307, 308

309, 359, 415, 416, 417, 418
His conception of his rela-

tions with French army. 47
His diplomatic course in

quelling Newburgh Mu-
tiny

..111-131
His rebuke to Colonel
Lewis Nicola.

112
General orders issued by.. 121
Report to congress... 123
Pathetic remark to his offi-
cers

124
Formal address.

124-129
Thanked by officers of the
army

129
Approves action of army
officers

131
Governor George Clinton

brings to his attention
necessity of spreading
peace intelligence among

western British posts... 136
Governor George Clinton

submits his views on the
maintenance of a peace

establishment to.....144-147
Sir Guy Carleton's proposi-

tion to meet him to dis-
cuss release and transfer
of prisoners and Evacua-

tion of New York....156-158
Report of his conference

with Sir Guy Carle-
ton ....

.165 -167
To President Boudinot re-

garding discontent in
army over question of
pay

196
Distresses of army por-

trayed to, by General
Heath ...

....197-199
To General Heath regard-
ing distresses of army

200-202
Equestrian statue of, men-
tioned

238

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Washington, General George

(Continued):
Governor George Clinton

asks his cooperation to
protect New York city

when British march away 257
Governor George Clinton

to, regretting delay in
forming peace establish-
ment

257
Sir Guy Carleton to re-

garding Evacuation of
New York.....

283
To Sir Guy Carleton, re-

garding Evacuation of
New York.....

292
Preparations to receive him 296
Address of New York citi-
zens to....

300
His reply to address of

New York citizens... 301
Farewell to his officers at

Fraunces Tavern....306-310
Offers his resignation to
congress

...310-312
Address to congress at his
resignation

311
Congress accepts his resig-
nation

1.312-314
Marshall's

life

of, men-
tioned

314
Itinerary, June, 1775-Jan-

uary, 1784..... .396-413
Discovers Arnold's perfidy. 406
Approves death sentence of
Major Andre...

406
Holds council of war on

Pennsylvania line mutiny 407
Orders celebration of Dau-

phin's birthday....... 411
Summoned to death-bed of

John Parke Custis at
Eltham

411
Holds conference with sec-
retary of war..

412
Addresses congress..

413
Resigns his commission to
congress

113
Issues farewell orders to

armies of United States.. 413
Farewell to officers at

Fraunces Tavern, men-
tioned ...

413
List of his headquarters
during the Revolution...

414419
Wrote farewell address at

Rocky Hill, Somerset

county, New Jersey.... 419
Houses visited by him dur-

ing the Revolution.... 419

17

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Washington, Mrs. George, men-

tioned......258, 411, 414, 415, 418
Washington, vessel, mentioned..

100, 103
Washington, District of Colum-

bia, Virginia submits genesis
of plan that culminated in its

selection as National capital.. 220
Washington-Heath correspond-

ence, forwarded to several
states as an object lesson by
President Boudinot....

210
Water street, N. Y., mentioned.. 28
Watertown, Massachusetts,
mentioned

397
Watson, Richard, commissary
British army.

276
Weare, President Meshech, of
New Hampshire, mentioned..

26, 27
Webb, Joseph, mentioned.. 408
Webber family, mentioned.. 281
Weehawken, New Jersey, where

Colonel Aaron Burr fought
the deadly duel with Colonel

Alexander Hamilton......... 414
Weissenfels, Lieutenant Charles
F., mentioned.....

195
Weissenfels, Colonel Frederick,
mentioned

29.5
Welinenghra Guentere creek,
mentioned

359
Wemple, Colonel Abraham,

mentioned. .350, 352, 361, 365, 370
Westchester, county, New York,
mentioned

.149, 160
107, 176, 181, 182, 183
1S6, 209, 211, 213, 233

240, 242, 246, 258, 415
British troops withdrawn
from

.175-177
Sir Guy Carleton answers
Governor George Clinton's

charges of abuses in..239_212
Body of Light Horse, men-
tioned

299
Western frontier, mentioned.. 11

48, 108, 115
Western posts, Ezra l'Homme-
dieu to

Governor George
Clinton regarding ......248-250
Western territory, mentioned,

345, 387
Act of congress as to laying

it out into states.....388-391
West Indies, mentioned. .15, 43, 59

78, 94. 104, 271, 305, 417
West Point, New York, men-
tioned

163, 218, 293, 403
404, 405, 407, 408
410, 411, 413, 417

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Wethersfield, Connecticut, men-
tioned

..397, 408
Whippany, New Jersey, men-
tioned

406
White, llenry, mentioned. 188
White, Phillips, mentioned...67, 68

69, 71, 72, 82
Whitehall, New York, men-
tioned

.307, 308, 310
Whitemarsh, Pennsylvania, men-
tioned

. 402, 415
White Plains, New York, men-
tioned

...399, 403, 414
Whiting, Wm. B., mentioned...
Wickes, Thomas, mentioned.... 184
Willett, Colonel Marinus, Gen-

eral George Washington's
instructions to

136
Ordered by Governor George

Clinton to take possession
of all forfeited houses and
lands in New York till
Legislature shall dispose
of same

317
William, or Ayeaghwatha,
sachem, mentioned...

353
Villiam, or Dyoghagweate,

sachem, mentioned...... 353
William, or Hagentarongwea,
warrior, mentioned...

353
Williams. John, mentioned. 184
Williamsburg, Virginia,
tioned

.221, 410
Suggested as National capi.
tal

220
Williamson, Hugh, mentioned..

68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 83
Wills. William. mentioned..... 64
Wilmington, Delaware, men-
tioned

401
Wilson, James, mentioned... 68

70, 135
Winchester, Virginia, mentioned 156
Windt, John de, owner of Tap-

nan, headquarters of General
George Washington

417
"Vintz, Peter, mentioned.

402
Witherspoon. John, mentioned.. 39
Wolcott, Oliver, mentioner..67. 68

69, 70, 71, 72, 82
Governor George Clinton to,

regarding frontier posts
and coming council with

Indians at Fort Schuyler 332
Wood Creek, New York, men-
tioned

348
Woodruff, Lieutenant Eph’m,
mentioned

195
Woodward. John, mentioned... 295
Wool. Captain Jeremiah, men-

tioned. ....288, 295, 296, 301, 395
Wright, Captain Jac,, mentioned 195

men-

39

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PAGE Wright, William, mentioned.... 304 Wylley, John, mentioned.... 295 Wynockie river, New Jersey, mentioned

415 Wyoming, mentioned

136

Yates, Peter W., mentioned. ... 345

349, 350, 351, 352, 361, 364 Yates, Judge Robert, mentioned. 181

182, 345, 346, 349, 350

351, 352, 361, 364, 370 Yates, Mrs. Robert, mentioned. . 182 Yellow Springs, Pennsylvania, mentioned

401 Yonkers, New York, mentioned. 419 Yorktown, Virginia, mentioned. 5

410, 411 Young's House, mentioned...... 409

Y. YATES, Ab., mentioned... 345, 370 Yates, Ab., junior, mentioned.. 349

350, 351, 352, 361, 364 Yates, Chris'r P., mentioned.... 351

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