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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.02186
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0059] June 1783 
Title Army rations issued to Joseph Manning
Date 26 June 1783
Author Stewart, M. (fl. 1783)  
Additional authors Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Orders to the contractors at Newburgh, New York for six days' provisions for Joseph Manning, a soldier in the Rhode Island regiment who is going to home on furlough. Two dockets on verso. One is signed by Manning stating that the contractors delivered the rations. The second one is signed by Major Samuel Shaw, one of Knox's aides-de-camp. Shaw ordered the commissary to issue the rations.
Subjects Muster Rolls and Returns  Military History  Continental Army  Military Provisions  West Point (US Military Academy)  
People Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)  
Place written West Point, New York
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859