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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.284
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title Letter regarding the instructions of the Committee for Purchasing Provisions. Author and recipient unknown.
Date 9 October 1755
Document Type Military document; Correspondence
Content Description Answering part of the recipients' letter to Governor Robert Morris, and following the instruction of the Committee for Purchasing Provisions, informs the recipient that a ship will soon sail "with 780 barrels of Bread for your Forces."
Subjects French and Indian War  Military History  Military Provisions  Merchants and Trade  Diet and Nutrition  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme French & Indian Wars; Naval & Maritime; Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859