Saturday, July 16, 2016

10/9/1775: "That each of the privates be allowed, instead of a bounty, one felt hat, a pair of yarn stockings, and a pair of shoes; the men to find their own arms"

[Journals Of The American Congress: From 1774 to 1788. In Four Volumes. Volume I: From September 5, 1774, to December 31, 1776, inclusive. Washington: Printed And Published By Way And Gideon. 1823. Pg. 151]

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