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dc.contributor.authorClary, Capt. A.M.
dc.date.accessioned2014-06-11T17:57:29Z
dc.date.available2014-06-11T17:57:29Z
dc.date.issued2014-06-11
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/5487
dc.descriptionLetter transcription: Dear Sir, My success in the line of recruiting has exceeded my most sanguine expectations. I have enlisted 24 1st Lt. 30—my 2nd Lt. 13, and my Ensign 9— Total 76. All very [ablebodied] men. In all probability my company will be full before the last day of June. I shall be in Boston on the 10th of June. I have not yet had the pleasure to hear of the arrival of your father at Boston. Please to offer my respects to your family, and to all my friends in the [office]. In haste, Yours, A.M. Clary.
dc.description.abstractA letter addressed to H.A.S. Dearborn in Boston, dated May 29, 1812 at Concord, N.H [New Hampshire]. The letter was written by Capt. A.M. Clary and describes his success at recruiting troops for his company, likely in preparation for the War of 1812, which was declared on June 19, 1812.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.subjectWar of 1812; Militaryen_US
dc.titleH.A.S. Dearborn letter - May 29, 1812en_US
dc.typeOtheren_US


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