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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.01786
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0051] 1-15 January 1783 
Title Army Rations issued to men in Ordance Departmt.
Date ca. 1 January 1783
Author Banks, John (fl. 1783)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description "Provision Return for one Man Drafted from the Invalid Regt. Capt. Rileys Company now employed in the ordinance Dept. for four Days is four Rations." Directed to Commissary Forsyth, possibly James Forsyth, Commissary at West Point. Return is signed by Banks. Note on verso, written and signed by John Banks, discusses provisions for contractors working at West Point.
Subjects Muster Rolls and Returns  Revolutionary War  Military History  Continental Army  West Point (US Military Academy)  Artillery  Military Provisions  
People Banks, John (fl. 1783)  Forsyth, James (fl. 1783)  
Place written West Point, New York
Theme The American Revolution; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859