The Resource Reading. [Blank] Gentlemen. You being classed together, to furnish one able-bodied recruit for the Pennsylvania line within fifteen days from the date hereof to the lieutenants of the county. Which recruit you are to enlist for the term of eighteen months from the first day of July past ... We are gentlemen, your humble servants. [blank] To Messieurs [blank], (electronic resource)

Reading. [Blank] Gentlemen. You being classed together, to furnish one able-bodied recruit for the Pennsylvania line within fifteen days from the date hereof to the lieutenants of the county. Which recruit you are to enlist for the term of eighteen months from the first day of July past ... We are gentlemen, your humble servants. [blank] To Messieurs [blank], (electronic resource)

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Reading. [Blank] Gentlemen. You being classed together, to furnish one able-bodied recruit for the Pennsylvania line within fifteen days from the date hereof to the lieutenants of the county. Which recruit you are to enlist for the term of eighteen months from the first day of July past ... We are gentlemen, your humble servants. [blank] To Messieurs [blank]
Title
Reading. [Blank] Gentlemen. You being classed together, to furnish one able-bodied recruit for the Pennsylvania line within fifteen days from the date hereof to the lieutenants of the county. Which recruit you are to enlist for the term of eighteen months from the first day of July past ... We are gentlemen, your humble servants. [blank] To Messieurs [blank]
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MWA
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Berks County (Pa.)
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  • 1723-1781
  • 1742-1800
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  • Witman, Adam
  • Jones, Thomas
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  • Pennsylvania.
  • United States
  • Recruiting and enlistment
  • Bounties, Military
  • Pennsylvania
Label
Reading. [Blank] Gentlemen. You being classed together, to furnish one able-bodied recruit for the Pennsylvania line within fifteen days from the date hereof to the lieutenants of the county. Which recruit you are to enlist for the term of eighteen months from the first day of July past ... We are gentlemen, your humble servants. [blank] To Messieurs [blank], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/49779
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • The American Antiquarian Society copy is signed in ms. by Adam Witman and Thos. Jones, Jr., dated July 19th 1781, and addressed to Evan Lewis and twenty-nine others "Class no. 67, Union." Annexed to each name is the sum equivalent to two months taxes for proportioning the bounty to be paid to the recruit
  • Adam Witman and Thomas Jones, Jr. were the county commissioners for Berks County in 1781. This recruiting order was issued by them in compliance with "An act for recruiting the Pennsylvania line in the army of the United States" (Bristol B5343), passed June 25, 1781
  • Printed area measures 12.7 x 16.0 cm
  • Not in Evans or Bristol
Antecedent source
mixed
Color
mixed
Control code
000335056
Dimensions
34 x 22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000335056
Label
Reading. [Blank] Gentlemen. You being classed together, to furnish one able-bodied recruit for the Pennsylvania line within fifteen days from the date hereof to the lieutenants of the county. Which recruit you are to enlist for the term of eighteen months from the first day of July past ... We are gentlemen, your humble servants. [blank] To Messieurs [blank], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/49779
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • The American Antiquarian Society copy is signed in ms. by Adam Witman and Thos. Jones, Jr., dated July 19th 1781, and addressed to Evan Lewis and twenty-nine others "Class no. 67, Union." Annexed to each name is the sum equivalent to two months taxes for proportioning the bounty to be paid to the recruit
  • Adam Witman and Thomas Jones, Jr. were the county commissioners for Berks County in 1781. This recruiting order was issued by them in compliance with "An act for recruiting the Pennsylvania line in the army of the United States" (Bristol B5343), passed June 25, 1781
  • Printed area measures 12.7 x 16.0 cm
  • Not in Evans or Bristol
Antecedent source
mixed
Color
mixed
Control code
000335056
Dimensions
34 x 22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000335056

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