Mobbing the Tories – Project Gutenberg eText 16960



Letter to Joseph Clay from Hugh Polson, August 6, 1788

A letter (1788) of Loyalist Hugh Polson, referencing the forced sale of his lands.

Oliver Hart, 1723-1795: Journal 1775

Hart's journal of the mission to the South Carolina backcountry in an effort by the lowcountry leadership to influence loyalists and the neutral. Decoded and published in Journal of the South Carolina Baptist Historical Society (Nov. 1975) 18-30.

Citation Information

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  • Title Loyalists
  • Coverage 1770s–1780s
  • Author
  • Keywords American Revolution, bearing of arms against patriot forces, Provincial Congress in June 1775, Loyalist strength in South Carolina varied according to region,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
  • URL
  • Access Date March 3, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 9, 2022
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