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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.196
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1783 
Title Additional charges against Thomas D. Freeman and James Sawyer
Date 10 February 1783
Author Sampson, Crocker (d. 1823)  
Document Type Legal document; Military document
Content Description Lieutenant Sampson sends Major Lemuel Trescott, both of the 7th Massachusetts Regiment, charging Lieutenant Freeman with "breaking his arrest by wearing or appearing in publick Company with a Sword or Hanger" and Ensign Sawyer with "endeavoring in an Underhanded Manner to draw me from my Quarters in order to assault & abuse me" and "kicking & abusing me in Capt. Allens Quarters when requested to attend there by Capt. Allen."
Subjects Revolutionary War  Military History  Military Law  Weaponry  Law  
People Sampson, Crocker (d. 1823)  Trescott, Lemuel (1751-1826)  
Theme The American Revolution; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859