Philip Hubbard military commission, 1775 Jul 1
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Brief Description: Philip Hubbard's commission as Captain of a company in the 30th Regiment, commanded by Colonel Scamman, for the defense of American Liberty. Signed by John Hancock, President of the Continental Congress, and Charles Thompson, Secretary for the Continental Congress and dated 1 July 1775.  Capt. Hubbard (1718-1792) was from South Berwick, ME and commanded a company that included six of his sons.  Some evidence suggests he was at the Battle of Bunker Hill.
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
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Record Series Number: 00/2010-70-0
Volume: 1.0 Items
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Genres/Forms of Material
Military commissions
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Physical Access Notes: Very fragile condition. The document is tornĀ  into 6 pieces.
Acquisition Notes: Donor unknown.  Found in collection.
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PreferredCitation: Philip Hubbard military commission (2010-70-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, 7 South Street, P.O. Box 385, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759.