1780 Ct Rev War Provisions & Clothing List For Army Signed Ebenezer Moseley


1780 Ct Rev War Provisions &  Clothing List For Army Signed Ebenezer Moseley

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1780 Ct Rev War Provisions & Clothing List For Army Signed Ebenezer Moseley:
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1780 CT Rev War Provisions & Clothing LIST for army signed Ebenezer Moseley

OFFERED FOR saleISAN ORIGINAL DATED 1780 REVOLUTIONARY WAR PERIOD DOCUMENT WRITTEN BY EBENEZER MOSELEY LISTING PROVISIONS AND CLOTHING WHICH WERE SUPPLIED TO THE CONTINENTAL ARMY. SIGNED BY "EBENEZER MOSELEY," WHO WAS COMMITTEE OF CORRESPONDENCE IN WINDHAM AND A COLONEL IN THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR. THE DOCUMENT LISTS MANY DIFFERENT ITEMS AND THEIR COSTS INCLUDING PORK, BEEF, RYE FLOUR, CLOTH, WHITENED, BLUE CLOTH, WHITE WOOLEN CLOTH, HOP, AND BUSHEL OF OATS FOR A TOTAL OF FIVE HUNDRED THREE POUNDS TWO SHILLINGS AND TWO PENCE. BACK OF DOCUMENT READS: "TOTALS OF PROVISIONS & CLOATHING- EBENr MOSELEY RETURN-".
EBENEZER MOSELEY WAS BORN IN WINDHAM, CONNECTICUT IN 1740. HE RECEIVED A DEGREE FROM YALE IN 1763. BECAME A MISSIONARY TO SIX NATIONS BETWEEN 1767-1772. AND HE WAS COMMITTEE OF CORRESPONDENCE IN 1774 IN WINDHAM. IN 1774 THE COMMITTEE WROTE TO THE BRITISH, WHO WERE ATTACKING BOSTON AT THAT TIME, THAT WINDHAM WAS SENDING A GIFT TO THEM (258 SHEEP) OF THANKS AND SOLIDARITY. THEN ABOUT A YEAR LATER, IT WAS IRONIC THAT EBENEZER MOSELEY BECAME A CAPTAIN, LATER A COLONEL, IN THE FIGHT FOR INDEPENDENCE. WINDHAM COUNTY LATER GAINED THE REPUTATION FOR COURAGE AND SUPPORT FOR INDEPENDENCE. EBENEZER MOSELEY WAS REPRESENTATIVE TO GENERAL COURT, THE FIRST LEGISLATIVE BODY IN CONNECTICUT, BETWEEN 1776-1806 IN HAMPTON, WINDHAM, CT, SERVING 20 TERMS.
THIS EARLY DOCUMENT IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION, NO TEARS OR REPAIRS WITH ONE FOLD LINE. EASY TO READ WITH ORIGINAL SIGNATURE. OVERALL EXCELLENT CONDITION. GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC, NOT A REPRODUCTION!

MEASURES 4 7/8" X 7 3/4".A WONDERFUL PIECE OF COLONIAL AMERICAN HISTORY,FROM A LIFETIME COLLECTION!(PLEASE SEE MORE EARLY PAPER I HAVE LISTED THIS WEEK.)
SHIPPED USPS FIRST CLASS, FULLY INSURED, WITH DELIVERY CONFIRMATION #. ***PLEASE WAIT FOR FINAL INVOICE AT sale'S END, FOR CORRECT INSURED POSTAGE TO YOUR SPECIFIC POSTAL ZONE.
*INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PLEASE CONTACT ME FOR SHIPPING COSTS.
This item being offered with . I guarantee the condition of each item as described and indicated in the photographs and this item may be returned for a full refund.All photosshould beconsideredpart of the description. Please review them before offerding.I value positive response and will leave positive response for my buyers as well. I WILL COMBINE SHIPPING.I welcome all inquiries. PA buyers please add 6% sales tax.
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1780 Ct Rev War Provisions & Clothing List For Army Signed Ebenezer Moseley:
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