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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.02159
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0059] June 1783 
Title Army rations issued
Date 12 June - 1 July 1783
Author Nicola, Lewis (1717-1807)  
Additional authors Hillyer, David (fl. 1783); Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)
Document Type Military document; Correspondence
Content Description Three-part document. First portion issues rations to a soldier in the Invalids regiment. Signed Lewis Nicola, Constitution Island, New York 12 June 1783. Second and third portions on the verso signed by David Hillyer and Samuel Shaw respectively, both authorizing the issue of rations. Shaw signed at West Point, New York on 1 July 1783.
Subjects Muster Rolls and Returns  Revolutionary War  Military History  Military Provisions  Continental Army  West Point (US Military Academy)  Health and Medical  
People Nicola, Lewis (1717-1807)  Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794)  Hillyer, David (fl. 1783)  
Place written Constitution Island, 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