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The time is now near at hand…

28 Jan

"We have had enough of kings" by Howard David Johnson

“The time is now near at hand which must probably determine, whether Americans are to be, Freemen, or Slaves; whether they are to have any property they can call their own; whether their Houses, and Farms, are to be pillaged and destroyed, and they consigned to a State of Wretchedness from which no human efforts will probably deliver them.” George Washington, General Orders, July 2, 1776.

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Posted by on January 28, 2012 in General Orders

 

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