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|Title:||Hugh Hughes (fl. 1782), Deputy Quartermaster of New York Daybook|
|Abstract:||Official correspondence of the deputy quartermaster for the state of New York. Includes copies of letters from Timothy Pickering, Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben, and George Washington.|
|Quantity:||0.3 linear feet (1 volume)|
|Collection Number:||MG 163|
Hugh Hughes was the deputy quartermaster for the state of New York. He was based at Fish Kill, New York in 1782.
This daybook contains copies of orders and requests made to and by Hugh Hughes while he was the deputy quartermaster of New York in 1782. The orders and requests vary a great deal, but are often for such things as horses, hay, and bran. The daybook includes letters from Timothy Pickering, Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben, and George Washington.
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|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829.|
|Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin, Baron von, 1730-1794.|
|Washington, George, 1732-1799.|
|Armed forces--Officers--New York--Fishkill.|
|Military supplies--New York--Fishkill.|
|United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.|
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This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 163, Hugh Hughes (fl. 1782), Deputy Quartermaster of New York Daybook, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Gift of Edwin A. Ely, 1928.
|1||1||Daybook with correspondence||1782|
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