Found 2 collections related to New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives

Eells, Jeremiah B
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 906
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
Diary kept while imprisoned in a sugar house prison, New York City, from March 14 to November 24, 1777. Describes trip from Huntington, L.I. to New York City; prison life; work, illnesses, etc. Also includes miscellaneous army and mercantile... more
Hughes, John Miles
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 17950
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Statement written by General James Miles Hughes describing his service in the Continental Army from July 1775 to December 1781. Hughes began his service in Col. McDougall's Regiment, became Aide de Camp to General Gates in 1777, and ended his... more