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Andrews, Asa (fl. 1783) [Victualing return for Army prisoners]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.01899 Author/Creator: Andrews, Asa (fl. 1783) Place Written: West Point, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 8 February 1783 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 13.8 x 22.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Lists men by company with rations issued. Countersigned by Henry Ten Eyck and John Doughty with endorsement signed by Stephen [Fore ?]. Date and place writ from note.

People: Andrew, Asa, fl. 1783
Ten Eyck, Henry, fl. 1777-1783
Doughty, John, 1754-1826

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Muster Rolls and ReturnsRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryMilitary ProvisionsWest Point (US Military Academy)Continental ArmyPrisoner of WarPrisoner

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