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Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) to the Commissary

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.01825 Author/Creator: Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) Place Written: West Point, New York Type: Autograph note signed Date: 10 January 1783 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 12.1 x 16.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Orders to issue a day's worth of rations to musicians in the New Hampshire line "detained at this post by the present storm." Endorsed by a man named Samuel, surname illegible.

People: Shaw, Samuel, 1754-1794

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary WarMilitary HistoryContinental ArmyWest Point (US Military Academy)Military ProvisionsArt, Music, Theater, and Film

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