The Papers of General Nathanael Greene

To Colonel Isaac Shelby.

In a letter very similar to the one he wrote to William Campbell, this date, above, NG asks Shelby to "bring 1000 of the Volunteer Militia" to "reinforce" the army.[1]
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    [1.] Historian Lyman Draper believed this letter never reached Shelby. (Draper, King's Mountain, p. 413)