The Diplomatic Career of Silas Deane

dc.contributor.advisorNielson, P. Raymonden_US
dc.contributor.authorMcCarthy, Marie Helenen_US
dc.contributor.cuauthorMcCarthy, Marie Helenen_US
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-18T16:19:50Z
dc.date.available2016-10-18T16:19:50Z
dc.date.issued1946en_US
dc.degree.disciplineHistory (graduate program)en_US
dc.degree.grantorGraduate Schoolen_US
dc.degree.levelMA (Master of Arts)en_US
dc.degree.nameM.A. in Historyen_US
dc.description.abstractIn March 1776, prior to the Declaration of Independence, the Secret Committee of Correspondence sent Silas Deane to France as commercial agent to secure aid for the Colonies. After July 4, 1776, he was appointed to serve with Benjamin Franklin and Arthur Lee as a diplomatic representative. He was recalled in March 1778, charged with misconduct. |This paper purports to follow Deane’s activities in France and his efforts until 1781 to secure a full hearing by congress on the charges responsible f or his recall.en_US
dc.description.noteProQuest Traditional Publishing Optionen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/92238
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherCreighton Universityen_US
dc.publisher.locationOmaha, Nebraskaen_US
dc.rightsA non-exclusive distribution right is granted to Creighton University and to ProQuest following the publishing model selected above.en_US
dc.titleThe Diplomatic Career of Silas Deaneen_US
dc.typeThesis
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