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Rules and regulations respecting the recruiting service [electronic resource]
Bib ID 3397639
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
United States. War Department
 
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Description [Philadelphia? : s.n., 1798 or 1799] 
14, [2] p., 2 leaves (1 folded) ; (8vo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 34894.

Notes

At head of p. [3]: By John Adams, president of the United States. Signed on p. 14: Given at the War Office of the United States, in the city of Philadelphia, this [blank] day of [blank].

The folded leaf ("Return of the recruiting party at [blank] ...") is dated 1798. In the Boston Athenaeum copy, the date has been changed in ms. to 1799.

In the present edition, the words "recruiting service" on the title page are printed in italic type. Except for the date on the folded leaf, identical with Evans 36584.

The Boston Athenaeum copy is signed: James McHenry secy. of war.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

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Evans 34894

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 34894). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects United States. Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.  |  Recruiting and enlistment.
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Adams, John, 1735-1826  |  McHenry, James, 1753-1816

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