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Banks, John (fl. 1783) [Request for rations]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.01902 Author/Creator: Banks, John (fl. 1783) Place Written: West Point, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 8 February 1783 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 7.1 x 19.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Request for a week's worth of rations for a member of the "Invalides Core." Countersigned by Samuel Shaw, with an endorsement signed by Joseph Freeman (with an X) on verso.

People: Banks, John, fl. 1757-1790
Shaw, Samuel, 1754-1794
Freeman, Joseph, fl. 1783

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Muster Rolls and ReturnsRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryMilitary ProvisionsWest Point (US Military Academy)Continental ArmyHealth and Medical

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