Orders (military records)
DateDecember 10 1776
Order signed by British General Henry Clinton, assigning a "sauve garde" (guard) to John Manchester and his property. Order is written in both English and German and is sealed twice with red wax.
Document was signed on 10 December 1776 during the British army's occupation of Newport (American Revolution).
Credit LineGift of John P. Sanborn
Object Typeorders (military records)