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Jackson, Henry (1747-1809) [Provision return of the 2nd & 3rd Massachusetts regiment]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.02844 Author/Creator: Jackson, Henry (1747-1809) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 18 December 1783 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 15.5 x 15.2 cm.

Summary of Content: Lists men by regiment and company with issued rations. Includes a note on the verso from Asa Day.

People: Jackson, Henry, 1747-1809
Day, Asa, fl. 1783

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Muster Rolls and ReturnsMilitary HistoryContinental ArmyMilitary Provisions

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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