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Campbell, John (fl. 1782-1783) [Return of forage issued]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10513 Author/Creator: Campbell, John (fl. 1782-1783) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document Date: 27 October 1782-20 November 1782 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Lists the date issued, to whom, the quantity, and whether it was Indian corn, oats, rye, peas or hay.

People: Campbell, John, fl. 1782-1783.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Revolutionary War, Military History, Muster Rolls and Returns, Continental Army, Transportation, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry

Sub Era: The War for Independence