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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.281
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1700-1753 
Title Notice to issue arms to Captain George Wanton
Date 23 October 1740
Author Whipple, Joseph (1687-1750)  
Additional authors Bunton, John (fl. 1740) Tisdale, Henry (fl. 1740-1745)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Sent to George Wanton, the general treasurer for Rhode Island.
Subjects French and Indian War  Military History  Weaponry  Government and Civics  
People Whipple, Joseph (1687-1750)  Bunton, John (fl. 1740)  Tisdale, Henry (fl. 1740-1745)  Wanton, George 1694-1752)  
Place written Newport, Rhode Island
Theme French & Indian Wars; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Joseph Whipple served as deputy governor of Rhode Island from 1743-1746.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859