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Bradlee, David (1742-1811) David Bradlee's accounts

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10460 Author/Creator: Bradlee, David (1742-1811) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document Date: 1776 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 45 x 28.4 cm.

Summary of Content: Includes account information between Henry Knox and the artillery officers serving under him. Covers February through April. Includes Ebenezer Stevens, Jotham Horton, Henry Burbeck, and Samuel Shaw, among others. Captains pay Knox for breeches, shalloon (a lightweight fabric), and other items (mostly cloth). Bradlee is sometimes spelled "Bradley" in other records from the era.

People: Bradlee, David, 1742-1811
Stevens, Ebenezer, 1751-1823
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Shaw, Samuel, 1754-1794
Burbeck, Henry, 1754-1848

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralMilitary HistoryMuster Rolls and ReturnsFinanceArtilleryContinental ArmyTextileClothing and AccessoriesMilitary UniformsMerchants and TradeCommerce

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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