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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.224.02
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1779 
Title Appointment of Connecticut soldiers to inspect artillery
Date 26 July 1779
Author Wyllys, Samuel (1739-1823)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Names two soldiers to inspect artillery received from the quarter master. A note by the officers underneath the order indicates they found sixty knapsacks unfit for use. Written at "Camp Robinson House."
Subjects Revolutionary War  Military History  Military Supplies  Artillery  
People Wyllys, Samuel (1739-1823)  
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Samuel Wyllys was a Yale-educated Revolutionary War Colonel from Connecticut.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859