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Jones, Thomas (fl. 1777-1782) [Account of spirits delivered for the use of General Knox]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00688 Author/Creator: Jones, Thomas (fl. 1777-1782) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 8 January 1778 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Jones, Department Commissary General of Issues, lists account information from October-December 1777. In a note to Thomas Wiley, Assistant Commissary of Issues, Jones discusses Knox's account and liquor delivered to the troops. Possibly created in Artillery Park, Great Valley Camp, Pennsylvania.

People: Jones, Thomas, fl. 1777-1782.
Wiley, Thomas, fl. 1778.
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Valley Forge, Revolutionary War, Revolutionary War General, Military History, Continental Army, Military Provisions, Alcohol, Finance

Sub Era: The War for Independence