Nathan Hale: Yale 1773 :: Curator: Richard E. Mooney mssa exhibition

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script for The Death of Captain Nathan Hale
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Hale's stage debut
The earliest Hale play in Yale's collection is The Death of Capt. Nathan Hale, a drama in five acts by David Trumbull in 1845. At the final curtain Hale says, "Would that I had another life to give thee, O my country!"