Whittemore-Low family papers  1729-1955 (bulk 1840-1939)
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  1814 September 2 . William Onderdonk ALS to Henry F. Jones; New York. (2 pages)
Camp life; "I asure you we presented rather a formidable appearance, we were under arms the whole day & marched about five or six miles…we are now in the service of Uncle Sam…I have been with our company to work & the fortifications at Harlaem; in a short time we expect to have an army of militia in & about this city of nearly twenty five thousand men."