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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.556.04
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1765-1774 
Title Robert Grant to John Manners, Marquis of Granby asking for a carpenter position
Date 17 February 1769
Author Grant, Robert (fl. 1769)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Petitioning Granby for a post as a carpenter in Quebec "in the room of Mr. Butler." He has just served as a carpenter for the army. Bottom states "Ordered to be recommended to the Master General" and is signed in an illegible hand.
Subjects Military History  Global History and Civics  French and Indian War  Canada  Artisans  Office Seeker  
People Manners, John, Marquis of Granby (1721-1770)  
Theme French & Indian Wars
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information John Manners, Marquis de Gransby, was a hero during the Seven Years war, then became Master-General of the Ordnance and Commander-in-Chief of the Forces.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859