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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) [List]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09917 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document Date: circa 1775-1795 Pagination: 1 p. ; 31.9 x 19.4 cm.

Summary of Content: List of various articles of clothing for a soldier, including a coat and breeches, shoes and a hat. Circa date is based on Knox's military service beginning when he took command of the Continental Army in 1775 to his retirement as Secretary of War in 1795.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralMilitary HistoryMilitary UniformsClothing and Accessories

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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