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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) The United Colonies to Henry Knox Commander of the Regiment of Artillery Dr

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00362 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 5 July 1776 Pagination: 1p. 31.3 cm. x 19.1 cm.

Summary of Content: Lists travelling and billeting expenses connected to the men who enlisted in December, 1775. Groups them by captains in Knox's artillery regiment they served under.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Morton, Captain Dimond
Perkins, Captain William
Drury, Jonathan
Newell, Eliphalet, 1735-?

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralMilitary HistoryContinental ArmyArtilleryTravelMilitary CampFinance

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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