New York merchant on the eve of the Revolution.

by Virginia Draper Harrington

Publisher: Peter Smith in Gloucester, Mass

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Reprint of the ed., New York: Columbia University Press, 1935.

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Browse this collection. OR. Browse Individual Records in this Title. Table of Contents. Title Page; Contents to This Book; Preface; Proceeding of the Provincial Congress; The New York Line on the Continental Army; The Navy; Levies and Militia; Alphabetical Roster of the State Troops.New York in the Revolution as Colony and State, li men as identified in muster rolls, pay rolls, and related sources in the custody of the State Comptroller's Office and in the office of the old U.S.

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