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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.205.03
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1778 
Title Benjamin Hawes to Captain Adams with military orders
Date 20 June 1778
Author Hawes, Benjamin (fl. 1778-1780)  
Recipient Adams, Moses  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Orders Adams (possibly Moses Adams) to send three men from his company to serve under "the Continental general in the state of Rhodisland."
Subjects Continental Army  Revolutionary War  Military History  Militia  
People Hawes, Benjamin (fl. 1778-1780)  Adams, Moses (1731-1815)  
Place written Wrentham, Massachusetts
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Benjamin Hawes was a colonel in the Massachusetts Militia.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859