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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.177
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title Order to raise a company and inspect arms in in Rehoboth, Massachusetts
Date 1 June 1756
Author Bowen, Thomas (fl. 1756-1757)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Partially printed document ordering Captain Nathaniel Bliss to raise a company of soldiers and review the towns stock of munitions. He is also to make sure his men are equipped and the town Select Men informed if munitions are needed. An autograph signed note by Bliss on the verso attests to his compliance.
Subjects Ammunition  Weaponry  Military History  French and Indian War  Artillery  Recruitment  Government and Civics  
People Bowen, Thomas (fl. 1757-1779)  
Place written Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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