Minority military service, Rhode Island, 1775-1783.



Publisher: National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution in [Washington, D.C.]

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  • Rhode Island,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States. Continental Army -- Registers.,
  • African Americans -- Rhode Island -- Genealogy.,
  • Indians of North America -- Rhode Island -- Genealogy.,
  • Rhode Island -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Registers.,
  • Rhode Island -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, African American.,
  • Rhode Island -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, Indian.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Registers.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, African American.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, Indian.,
  • Rhode Island -- Genealogy.

Edition Notes

ContributionsDaughters of the American Revolution.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF83 .M55 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 6 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2233383M
LC Control Number89101680

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