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Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) [Provision return for Captain Thomas Patten's company of artificers]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10090 Author/Creator: Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) Place Written: West Point, New York Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1 February 1783 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 32.8 x 23.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Also signed by Captain Patten. Lists captains, amount of rations, and number days receiving rations. Shaw signs as aide-de-camp to Henry Knox at West Point. Patten signs a note on verso listing absentees. Verso also contains a note written by Dudley Mercer, Quartermaster [at West Point?], confirming receipt of rations.

People: Shaw, Samuel, 1754-1794
Patten, Thomas, fl. 1738-1805
Mercer, Dudley S., fl. 1783

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Muster Rolls and ReturnsMilitary HistoryMilitary ProvisionsContinental ArmyRevolutionary WarArtisans

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