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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.02079
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0057] April 1783 
Title Army rations issued to the water guard
Date 10 April 1783
Author Mitchel, John (fl. 1783)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Return for the provisions provided for nine men belonging to the Water Guard for two days under the command of Captain Pray(?). Signed by "Comd John Mitchel." Countersigned by John Lillie, aide de camp, that the rations were issued. Mitchel (or Mitchell) signed the docket that contractors delivered the rations.
Subjects Muster Rolls and Returns  Revolutionary War  Military History  Military Provisions  Continental Army  West Point (US Military Academy)  Transportation  
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