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Alden, J. (fl. 1783) [Provision return]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.02715 Author/Creator: Alden, J. (fl. 1783) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document signed Date: 27 October 1783 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Provision return for five prisoners of the 4th Massachusetts Regiment.

People: Lillie, John, 1755-1801.
Alden, J., fl. 1783.

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Keywords/Subjects: Prisoner of War, Muster Rolls and Returns, Military History, Continental Army, Military Provisions, Prisoner

Sub Era: Creating a New Government