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Letter Addressed to Governor James Monroe
Original Author: Mosby Sheppard
Created: August 30, 1800
Medium: Handwritten letter

Letter Addressed to Governor James Monroe

On the reverse side of this sheet is the final page of an August 30, 1800, letter written to James Monroe, then the governor of Virginia, by Mosby Sheppard. In the letter Sheppard warned the governor of a planned uprising of slaves that came to be known as Gabriel's Conspiracy. 

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