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Hiwell, John (d. 1788) Inspection return of the Music in the Army, under the immediate Command of his Excellency General Washington

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10502 Author/Creator: Hiwell, John (d. 1788) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1 July 1782 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 41 x 34 cm.

Summary of Content: Lists by regiment the number of drum majors, fife majors, drummers, fifers etc. and whether they are fit for duty, learners, good, or bad. Signed by John Hiwill, Lieutenant Artillery and Inspector Music Army.

People: Hiwell, John, ?-1788

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarMilitary HistoryMuster Rolls and ReturnsContinental ArmyRevolutionary War GeneralMusic

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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