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Rogers, Robert, 1731-1795
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3836
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Robert Rogers (1731-1795), American Loyalist and frontiersman, served in the British army during the French and Indian War and the American Revolution, and commanded Rogers' Rangers. The papers include a letter of license to fur trader John Askin... more
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1212
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Fort Ontario, a British Army garrison located at Oswego in New York, was constructed in late 1759 and commanded by Colonel Frederick Haldimand of the 4th Battalion Royal Americans (60th Regiment of Foot). The Fort Ontario ledger, 1759-1761, 1763,... more
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 23122
.2 linear feet (1 volume)
Notebook kept by George Washington, first President of the United States, while a colonel in charge of the Virginia militia during the French and Indian War, 1757. Memoranda concern military matters and consist of his outlines for letters to be... more
Yates, Abraham, 1724-1796
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3405
2.99 linear feet (8 boxes, 1 volume, 1 oversized folder)
Abraham Yates, Jr. (1724-1796) was an American lawyer, politician, and pamphleteer. He held numerous elected offices and political appointments throughout his life including sheriff of Albany city and county from 1754 to 1759, chairman of the... more
Gates, Horatio, 1728-1806
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1118
1.5 linear feet (4 boxes, 1 v.); 1 microfilm reel
Horatio Gates (1728-1806) was a general in the American Revolutionary War. He commanded the American forces at the Battle of Saratoga in 1777 and in 1780 was placed in chief command of the army in the South. During the French and Indian War, he... more
Bowen, Ashley, 1728-1813
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 352
.06 linear feet (1 volume)
This ink and watercolor drawing represents the sailing of the British fleet under Rear-Admiral Philip Durell in the 1759 expedition against Québec, depicting eighteen ships in the Halifax harbor. There is a textual explanation just below the... more
Stanwix, John, 1690?-1766
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2861
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Orderly book of a brigade of British regular and Provincial troops commanded by Brigadier General John Stanwix at Oneida Station, New York, during the construction of Fort Stanwix on the present site of Rome, New York, from August 12 to October... more
De Lancey, James, 1703-1760
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4312
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
James De Lancey (1703-1760) served as chief justice of the Supreme Court of New York, and as lieutenant governor, and acting colonial governor of the Province of New York. The papers include charges brought against De Lancey in his capacity as... more
Blackwood, John
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 7399
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Captain in colonial American Army. Return from Captain John Blackwood to Richard Peters of Philadelphia concerning the state of his company at [Fort Henry] (July 19, 1758).
Boscawen, Edward, 1711-1761
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 7555
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Two orders to Hector McNeil of the Boscawen Transport from Admiral of the Blue and Commander of the British Navy in North America, Edward Boscawen, dated Gabreuse Bay May 19, 1758, and Halifax, July 6, 1758.
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