The Resource Establishment of the American Army

Establishment of the American Army

Label
Establishment of the American Army, 1782
Title
Establishment of the American Army
Inclusive dates
1782
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains two copies of information regarding the establishment of the American Army between 1777 & 1782. This document provides information regarding legislation concerning infantry, artillery, cavalry, aids de camp, quarter masters, pay masters, chaplains, brigade majors, commissaries of military stores, inspectors, commissary of prisoners, deserters, secretaries, adjutants, extra expenses, rations & subsistence, regimental surgeons, and pensioners. Much of the legislation relates to pay for officers and their rations
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Establishment of the American Army
Note
These records are part of the Revolutionary Government record group (RG# 2)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
20
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Acquisition information unknown.
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Series I. Establishment of the American Army, 1782.
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001623217
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

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