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Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) General Knox in account with [Samuel] Shaw

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10456 Author/Creator: Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document Date: September 1776- December 1777 Pagination: 4 p. ; 40 x 15.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Lists account information regarding the purchase of a variety of goods: gloves, ducks, potatoes, oats, handkerchiefs, postage for letters, housekeeping, and various other items.

Background Information: Shaw served as Knox's aide-de-camp during the Revolutionary War.

People: Shaw, Samuel, 1754-1794
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralMilitary HistoryMilitary SuppliesFinanceDiet and nutritionClothing and AccessoriesPost OfficeLaborMerchants and TradeCommerce

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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