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United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

American Revolution Bicentennial Commission papers

Identifier: MSS-0074
Overview Materials related to Bicentennial celebrations throughout America and pamphlets concerning the American Revolution.
Dates: 1974-1976

Dale Family History

Identifier: MSS-3908
Overview Typed transcript of a history written from memory by Dale for his grandson, Edward, and includes family history and stories from the American Revolutionary War.
Dates: 1851 May 19

Documents of African American Revolutionary War Soldiers

Identifier: MSS-4305
Overview This collection contains legal and financial documents related to two African American Revolutionary War soldiers from Connecticut, Cash Palatine and Liverpool Wadsworth.
Dates: 1781 - 1789

John Lambert and descendants manuscript

 Collection — Box 1758: [1006212575]
Identifier: MSS-0150
Abstract Manuscript of Bethea's and Austin's book about this Revolutionary War soldier and his family. The book was published in 1978.
Dates: circa 1978

Proposals for the Reorganization of the Continental Army

Identifier: MSS-0353
Overview Proposals for reorganizing the Continental Army
Dates: 1777

Timothy Pickering Letter, 1783 December 1

 File — Box 4256.001: [1005697219], Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This file contains a single letter from Quartermaster General Timothy Pickering to New York Governor George Clinton (1739-1812) concerning the disposition of property on which the British Army had erected barracks and other structures during its occupation of New York City from 1776 to 1783. Pickering argued that claims for compensation by the previous owners were inadmissible, since they were hardly the only property owners to suffer damages at the hands of the British. The file also includes...
Dates: 1783 December 1