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United StatesContinental Congress.Continental Army.Loudon, Samuel1727?-1813Yates, Robert1738-1801Harpur, Robert1731-1825
Instructions to the officers appointed to recruit in New-York, for the service of the United States of America
Printed by Samuel Loudon.
1 sheet ( p.) ; 38 x 24 cm.
Concerning the enlistment of officers and soldiers for a three year term.
Text in two columns.
N-YHS copy 1 signed in manuscript: "Fish-kill, Nov. 25th. 1776. By order, Robert Yates chairman of the Committee of Arrangement in the State of New-York". Damaged along creases with slight loss of text; fabric lining.
N-YHS copy 2 signed in manuscript: "By order of the Committee of Arrangement, Rt Harpur [?] Chairman P.F [?]"; manuscript notes on verso. Imperfect: all before "United States of America" lacking, damaged along creases, lower left corner torn and lacking, affecting text and portion of imprint; fabric lining.
Recruiting, enlistment, etcRecruiting and enlistment