Editors. "Governor Spotswood of Virginia endorses settling at Lake Erie". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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Governor Spotswood of Virginia, who has led an expedition to the Shenandoan Valley, makes a speech favouring the British settlement of various areas including Lake Erie.