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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.304
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title Andrew Gerrish to Joseph Gerrish describing his travels through New York City and up the Hudson River with the army
Date 28 June 1756
Author Gerrish, Andrew (fl. 1756)  
Recipient Gerrish, Joseph  
Document Type Military document; Correspondence
Content Description Written to his brother Joseph in Kittery, Maine. Describes his travels through New York City and up the Hudson River to Albany. Says there are about 15,000 troops that are determined to take Crown Point. Says morale and health of the army is good. Sends greetings to the rest of his family. Various scribbles on the second page.
Subjects French and Indian War  Global History and Civics  Military History  Health and Medical  
People Gerrish, Andrew (fl. 1756)  Gerrish, Joseph (fl. 1756)  
Place written Albany, New York
Theme French & Indian Wars; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859