Enlistment form, 1779 June 9
Scope and Contents
D. 3 pages. Enlistment form. Descriptive list of 100 recruits from Massachusetts Bay enrolled in Continental Army for nine months. It lists hometown, country, age, stature, complexion, and time of arrival. Two men stand out: Charles Ralf, an Indian and Cato Brewer, a "Negro".
- 1779 June 9
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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
- Military records Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. Continental Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc. Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings