Benjamin Gilbert letter book  1780-1783
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Title: Benjamin Gilbert letter book
Creator: Gilbert, Benjamin, 1755-1828
Inclusive dates: 1780-1783
Extent: 202 pages (1 volume)
Abstract:
The Benjamin Gilbert letter book (219 pages) contains copies of 83 personal letters written by Sergeant Benjamin Gilbert during his service in the Revolutionary War (1780-1783). The letters provide a picture of a junior officer's perspective on the progress of the war.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu