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Unknown [Enlistment for two years' military service, signed by seven men]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02669.031 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document signed Date: 27 November 1812 - 4 June 1813 Pagination: 1 p. ; 30 x 18.5 cm.

Summary of Content: This document is a signed pledge by seven men to voluntarily serve in the military corps for two years. During this two year period, each man pledges to serve "actual duty" for at least twelve months. There is a section in the lower right quadrant resulting in some text loss.

People: Robert Snell
Doodly, Amos, fl. 1812-1815
Wibl, Thomas, fl. 1812-1815
Sylvester, Jeb B., fl. 1812-1813
Sleath, Johnie W.
William Bryant
Simeon Devean, Jr

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Military ServiceVolunteersWar of 1812

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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