CollectionDe Budé Papers
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Rear-Adm. Sir Samuel Hood to General Jacob de Budé, enclosing correspondence exchanged with Adm. Sir George Rodney [0685-6], complaining of Rodney's actions and the failures to take advantage of the fleeing French fleet and describing some movements of the British and French fleets.
Date22-24 April 1782
WriterHood, Samuel, Rear-Admiral Sir
AddresseeBudé, Jacob de, General
Description'What dependance [sic] is there upon the word of such a man! And how is it possible to keep one's temper with him! I will however exert my utmost to do it but he fretts [sic] me to death.'
Extent1 document
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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