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Collection Reference Number GLC07882
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1804 
Title Angelica Church to Philip Schuyler about the duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
Date 11 July 1804
Author Church, Angelica (fl. 1804)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Writes from Greenwich Village, New York about the duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr. "I have the painful task to inform you that General Hamilton was this morning wouned [sic] by that Wretch Burr but we have every reason to hope that he will recover."
Subjects Woman Author  Women's History  Duel  Death  Injury or Wound  American Statesmen  
People Hamilton, Alexander (ca. 1757-1804)  Burr, Aaron (1756-1836)  Schulyer, Philip (1733-1804)  Church, Angelica (fl. 1804)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Government & Politics; Women in American History; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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