Elisha Frisbie Accounts and Journal, 1776 Oct 25 - 1776 Dec 25
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Brief Description: The Elisha Frisbie Accounts and Journal (1955-37-0) contain tables documenting the number of men in Captain Seymour's militia under Elisha Sheldon from October 25th to December 25th 1776. The tables break the numbers of men down into the number sick, discharged, fit for duty, dead, etc. There are also very small entries tracking the movement of the militia, and there are also accounts of rations and money spent. There are also a number of diary entries detailing military activity for the same dates. Early typed transcriptions which have not been checked for accuracy are also available.
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Record Series Number: 00/1955-37-0
Created by: Frisbie, Elisha (1740-1809)
Volume: 4.0 Items
Acquired: 01/01/1955.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Connecticut--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Connecticut - History - Revolution, 1775-1783
Litchfield (Conn.) - History, Military - Revolution, 1775-1783
Soldiers -- Connecticut -- Diaries
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Genres/Forms of Material
Diaries
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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Acquisition Notes: Lillian Bell Woodruff  Gift
PreferredCitation: Elisha Frisbie Accounts and Journal (1955-37-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759