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Unknown [Notes on barley and oat distribution]


Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02669.069 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph note Date: unknown Pagination: 2 p. ; 12.6 x 10.2 cm.

Summary of Content: This note is believed to be a record of barley and oat rations given out to soldiers.

People: Willard Snogg
Mark Clark
White, Jobe
Wells, Ebenezer
Harris, Jacob
Richard Blake
Bailey, Jacob, fl. 1813
Bennett, Jonathan
Eshrum Penney
Aron Penney
Penney, Joseph

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Military RationsMilitary ProvisionsMilitary PersonnelWar of 1812

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