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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.259
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title Henry Isaac Wendell to Jacob Wendell discussing recruiting soldiers during the French and Indian War
Date 12 April 1755
Author Wendell, Henry Isaac (fl. 1755)  
Recipient Wendell, Jacob  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Discusses recruiting soldiers during the French and Indian War, noting that "The officers from England here make a Very bad hand at recruiting..." Jacob Wendell was Henry's uncle.
Subjects French and Indian War  Recruitment  Global History and Civics  Military History  
People Wendell, Henry Isaac (fl. 1755)  Wendell, Jacob (1691-1761)    
Place written New York, New York
Theme French & Indian Wars
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859