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Collection Reference Number GLC06997.31
From Archive Folder War of 1812: Correspondence and documents on the war, POWs in Canada, behaviour of soldiers, conditions in New Orleans, laying the Tennessee state line and founding of Memphis City. Documents relate to James Winchester, his family and associates 
Title Receipt for clothing
Date 2 October 1813
Author Parmatlin, John (fl. 1813)  
Additional authors Trott, Thomas (fl. 1813); Polk, Cornelius (fl. 1813); Hemmick, Jacob (fl. 1813)
Document Type Business and financial document
Content Description "Received from the British Government one jacket, one pair trousers, one vest, one shirt & one blanket for which I am accountable to the U. States' Government." Five reception vouchers, each marked with an x by a U.S. soldier.
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Prisoner of War  Canada  Battle  
People Winchester, James (1752-1826)  
Place written Beauport, Quebec
Theme War of 1812; Foreign Affairs; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859