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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) [Return of shoes and stockings received from General Thomas Mifflin's at Morristown 14 January 1777]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.02887 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document Date: circa 1783 Pagination: 1 p. ; 21.4 x 17.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Written for Henry Knox by Shaw, Knox's aide-de-camp. Indicates the distribution of forty pairs of shoes and stockings among ten officers, Knox included. Date of creation previously inferred (but erroneously recorded as 1873) and written in pencil near the top of the page.

Background Information: Knox was appointed Major General after the 1781 Battle of Yorktown.

People: Shaw, Samuel, 1754-1794
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Muster Rolls and ReturnsRevolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralMilitary HistoryMilitary UniformsMilitary SuppliesContinental ArmyArtilleryClothing and Accessories

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