Our Collection

At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 70,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World to soldiers’ letters from World War II and Vietnam. Explore primary sources, visit exhibitions in person or online, or bring your class on a field trip.

Carthy, Daniel (fl. 1780-1782) Return of Quartermaster General's stores on hand at West Point 31 August 1782

High-resolution images are available to schools and libraries via subscription to American History, 1493-1943. Check to see if your school or library already has a subscription. Or click here for more information. You may also order a pdf of the image from us here.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10508 Author/Creator: Carthy, Daniel (fl. 1780-1782) Place Written: West Point, New York Type: Manuscript document Date: 31 August 1782 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 47 x 35.5 cm.

Lists land transportation, water transportation, camp equipment, etc.

Order a CopyCitation Guidelines for Online Resources