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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.239.02
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1779 
Title Benjamin Brownard to Clement Biddle asking Biddle to provide pasture for military horses
Date 26 May 1779
Author Brownard, Benjamin (fl. 1779)  
Recipient Biddle, Clement  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Written by Brownard from the Quartermaster General's office to Colonel Biddle as Deputy Quartermaster General of Pennsylvania. Says "The General" requests Biddle to provide pasture for the expresses - probably horses for the express riders - where they can be in one place as near to his office as possible.
Subjects Revolutionary War  Military History  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859