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3 edition of Head-quarters, Philadelphia, Dec. 13th, 1776. found in the catalog.

Head-quarters, Philadelphia, Dec. 13th, 1776.

United States. Continental Army.

Head-quarters, Philadelphia, Dec. 13th, 1776.

The general has been informed that some weak or wicked men have maliciously reported, that it is the design and wish of the officers and men in the Continental Army, to burn and destroy the city of Philadelphia ...

by United States. Continental Army.

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Published by Printed by John Dunlap? in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Requisitions, Military -- Pennsylvania -- Pennsylvania.,
  • Recruiting and enlistment.,
  • Broadsides.,
  • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 15181.
    ContributionsPutnam, Israel, 1718-1790.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15461378M

    Chapter VII: Revolutionary War Period # William Lewis Outpost House (photo — Hilda Lucas). 1. THE BEGINNINGS. During the Revolutionary War, Newtown Township, lying close to Philadelphia, capital of the Colonies, was inevitably drawn into activities and stresses of those eventful times. memoirs of general lafayette with an account of his visit to america, and of his reception by the people of the united states; from his arrival, august 15th, to the celebration at yorktown, october 19th, by marie-joseph-paul-yves-roch-gilbert du motier, by marquis de lafayette {illustration: lafayette}.

    44 Died Dec. 1, , aged 92 years and 9 months. 45 See page 46 Many of the muskets which belonged to that corps are now preserved in the Relic Room of the Head-quarters at Newburgh. La Fayette purchased them with his own money in France, and presented them to his favorite corps. • Peale first visited Philadelphia in December and would have seen James Claypoole, Jr.’s paintings at the Claypoole family business premises/home in Walnut Street. Peale regularly visited Philadelphia until June , when he, wife Rachel and their children left Annapolis, to live permanently in .

    British Military Service Smith, James. A Treatise on the Mode and Manner of Indian War S25; A couple of times, James Smith and John Ormsby respectfully enshrine a Virginian, Lemuel Barrett who was in charge of a small group of Pennsylvania Rangers that left Carlisle in It was Lemuel Barrett's scheme that had made Captain Henry Bouquet's reputation a success at the Battle of Bushy Run. Sep 01,  · On September 11, , American troops clashed with the British in the Battle of Brandywine in Pennsylvania, resulting in an American defeat that allowed the British to easily capture Philadelphia later that month.. In early September, with British general William Howe’s troops advancing toward Philadelphia, George Washington deployed his army along the east side of Brandywine creek, .


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Head-quarters, Philadelphia, Dec. 13th, 1776 by United States. Continental Army. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Head-quarters, Philadelphia, Dec. 13th, the general has been informed that some weak or wicked men have maliciously reported, that it is the design and wish of the officers and men in the Continental Army, to burn and destroy the city of Philadelphia.

Dec 14,  · (not traced in Evans, etc.) — "Head-Quarters, Philadelphia, Dec. 13th,The General has been informed that some weak or wicked Men have maliciously reported, that it is the Design and Wish of the Officers and men in the Continental Army, to burn and destroy the City of Philadelphia.

On 10 Dec. Brice was commissioned a captain in the 3d Maryland Regiment, and on 1 Jan. GW appointed him brigade major and inspector of the 1st Maryland Brigade (see General Orders, that date).

In August Brice was wounded and captured. View auction details, art exhibitions and online catalogues; bid, buy and collect contemporary, impressionist or modern art, old masters, jewellery, wine, watches, prints, rugs and Philadelphia at sotheby's. William Smith Livingston (–), a nephew of Chief Justice William Smith of New York and a recent graduate of the College of New Jersey at Princeton, became by 14 Sept.

fourth lieutenant of the “Fusilier” company in Col. Philadelphia John Lasher’s regiment of New York independents, and by 24 June he was major of Lasher’s regiment of New York levies which reinforced the. George Washington to Continental Congress, December 27, 1 To THE PRESIDENT OF CONGRESS [John Hancock] Head Quarters, Newton, December 27, Sir: I have the pleasure of Congratulating you upon the success of an enterprise which I had formed against a Detachment of the Enemy lying in Trenton, and which was executed yesterday Morning.

Online Library of Liberty. A collection of scholarly works about individual liberty and free markets. A project of Liberty Fund, Inc. George Washington, The Writings of George Washington, vol. George Washington to Alexander McDougall, December 28, Gen McDougall Head Quarters, Newtown 28th December I have yours of the 22th and am sorry that Affairs bore so bad an Aspect in your Quarter at that.

Full text of "General Sir William Howe's Orderly book, at Charlestown, Boston and Halifax, June 17, to26 May; to which is added the official abridgment of General Howe's correspondence with the English Government during the siege of Boston, and some military returns, and now first printed from the original manuscripts; with an historical introduction".

John Harsen Roades, Park Avenue, New York City. Dec. 25, The Library of Congress is unaware of, or has been unable to identify a copyright owner and/or information about any possible or likely copyright owner, and makes this item available as an exercise of fair use for educational, not-for-profit purposes only.

Full text of "Pennsylvania in the war of the revolution, battalions and line. " See other formats. Nov 14,  · The Philadelphia Fire Department (PFD) provides fire protection and emergency medical services (EMS) to the City of Philadelphia.

We are the largest fire department in Pennsylvania, with one of the busiest EMS divisions in the country. To John Augustine Washington, October 13th. Page: [12] to recommend the procuring a farther supply from Philadelphia as soon as possible I should be extremely deficient in Gratitude, as well as Justice, if I did not take the first opportuny to acknowledge the Readiness and Attention which the provincial Congress and different.

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General Orders Head Quarters, TO THE PRESIDENT OF CONGRESS Head Quarters, New York, August I, From General Washington. Sep 20,  · One of the most enjoyable aspects of researching the history of the American Revolution is the process of looking beneath and/or beyond those events and factoids that survive simply because they are a “given.” “Givens” are the greatest indicators of opportunities to search for missing pieces to any historical puzzle and new questions are the primary tools of discovery.

At the same Court Lieut. West of Col. Angel's Regt. was tried for Plundering the Property of Mrs. Jeff in the month of Dec.found Guilty of the Charge Exhibited against him and sentenced to be dismissed the service, the Commander in Chief approves the sentence, and orders it to take place Immediately.

He had returned to head-quarters at New York; and so confident were the British generals that the contest would be ended by taking possession of Philadelphia, that Cornwallis had prepared to sail for England on leave of absence.

23 His military stores were chiefly at New Brunswick, and there was his strongest detachment. the head quarters of the army at Williamsburg the 1st Dec. – learning that a company was about to be raised in Bedford County Virginia, for continental service, he obtained leave of General Andrew Lewis to return to Bedford County Virginia, and offered for the Captaincy of said company, to which he.

Apr 13,  · Head Quarters, New York, July 9, Parole Manchester. Countersign Norfolk. John Evans of Capt. Ledyards Company Col McDougall's Regiment--Hopkins Rice of Capt. Pierce's99 Company Col Ritzema's Regiment having been tried by a General Court Martial whereof Col.

Read was President and found guilty of "Desertion," were sentenced to receive each Thirty-nine Lashes. The. General Orders Head Quarters, TO THE PRESIDENT OF CONGRESS Head Quarters, Head Quarters,New York, June 20, From General Washington.The Declaration of Independence is the statement adopted by the Continental Congress meeting at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 4,which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at war with Great Britain, regarded themselves as thirteen newly independent sovereign states, and no longer a part of the British Empire.American Prisoners of the Revolution by Danske Dandridge Part 2 out of the ordinary kept by his widowed mother in Philadelphia, when he was a boy, insisted on giving him a dollar.

York, Dec. 9th, Our present situation is most wretched; more than prisoners, some sick and without the least assistance from.