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To Captain Nathanial Green

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.248.13 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document signed Date: 4 June 1744 Pagination: 1 p. : address ; 27 x 19.6 cm.

Summary of Content: a warrent for two men under Green's command to report for battle/defense


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: French and Indian WarMilitary History

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