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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.02317
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0061] 16-31 July 1783 
Title Army rations issued to Captain Vincent and his followers
Date 23 July 1783
Author Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Written by General Knox's aide-de-camp Major Shaw ordering West Point Commissary James Forsyth to issue twelve rations to Captain Vincent and his followers, "being friendly indians." Docket signed by George [Dummerton] stating that contractors delivered the rations.
Subjects Muster Rolls and Returns  Military History  Military Provisions  Continental Army  West Point (US Military Academy)  American Indian History  
Place written West Point, New York
Theme The American Revolution; Native Americans
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859