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Patten, Thomas (fl. 1777-1785) Account of timber wanted for the use of the brigade of artillery for building carriages, waggons and tumbrils

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.01343 Author/Creator: Patten, Thomas (fl. 1777-1785) Place Written: Burlington, New Jersey Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 29 January 1782 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 33.9 x 19.9 cm.

Summary of Content: Written from Burlington, likely in New Jersey. Calculations for the amount of wood necessary to build carriages, wagons, and tumbrils (a type of cart).

People: Patten, Thomas, fl. 1738-1805

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarMilitary HistoryContinental ArmyArtilleryTransportationArtisans

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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