Todd A. Herring Archival Collection

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This receipt is for flour and pork delivered to Washington's Army at Kingsbridge, NY temporarily renamed here as Congressbridge and is signed by James Richardson on behalf of Joseph Trumbull, the commissary general of the Continental Army. This item was included in the Scrawl and Order exhibit, http://lib.msstate.edu/exhibits/past/.

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Publication Date

1776

Time Period

1770-1779

Geographic Location

New York, NY

Object Type

text

Format (original)

document

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_658_Groceryrecipt_1776a

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Todd A. Herring Collection

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Receipt for Grocery Items for United States Troops, Kingsbridge, NY, October 1776

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