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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.718.10
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1814 
Title Resolution authorizing the purchase of guns
Date 1 November 1814
Author Tithon, James, J. (fl. 1814)  
Document Type Government document; Military document
Content Description Resolution made by the House of Assembly (unnamed state) requesting that the governor purchase two hundred rifles and two artillery pieces for the state militia during the War of 1812. Appropriates funds for the purchase. The order was made by someone named James (last name illegible). Tithon (possibly not the correct spelling of his name) was the clerk.
Subjects War of 1812  Militia  Government and Civics  Finance  Weaponry  Artillery  Military History  
People Tithon, James, J. fl. 1814)  
Theme War of 1812; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859