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Savage, Gideon (1751-1833) [Collection of materials related to Gideon Savage, a soldier in the Continentental Army] Decimalized

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.013 Author/Creator: Savage, Gideon (1751-1833) Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: 1773-1858 Pagination: 20 items

Background Information: Folder of research on Savage in collateral files.

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Soldier's DiaryRevolutionary WarContinental ArmyBattlePresidentValley ForgeMilitary HistoryMilitary ProvisionsMilitary SuppliesDiet and nutrition

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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