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Cheesman, Joseph (fl. 1783) [Army rations issued to two masons]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.01944 Author/Creator: Cheesman, Joseph (fl. 1783) Place Written: West Point, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 22 February 1783 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 13.1 x 20.6 cm.

Summary of Content: Noted as a provision return for two Masons; at West Point, New York. Right edge is missing causing text loss. Countersigned by Samuel Shaw with an endorsement on the verso. Signature is missing due to missing right edge.

People: Cheesman, Joseph, fl. 1783
Shaw, Samuel, 1754-1794

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

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

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