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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.01898
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0053] 1-13 February 1783 
Title Army rations issued to prisoners employed in the engineers department
Date 1-8 February 1783
Author Cheesman, Joseph (fl. 1783)  
Additional authors Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794); Wight, Jacob (fl. 1783)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Lists men by regiment, company and occupation along with rations issued. Countersigned by Samuel Shaw with endorsement signed by Jacob Wight.
Subjects Muster Rolls and Returns  Revolutionary War  Military History  Military Provisions  West Point (US Military Academy)  Continental Army  Prisoner of War  Prisoner  
People Cheesman, Joseph (fl. 1783)  Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)  Wight, Jacob (fl. 1783)  
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