Great Britain. Army collection (1699-1850, bulk 1800-1819)

Summary Information

Title: Great Britain. Army collection
Creator: William L. Clements Library
Inclusive dates: 1699-1850
Bulk dates: 1800-1819
Extent: 1.75 linear feet
The Great Britain Army collection (1,369 items) is a miscellaneous collection of letters and documents related to the administration and operation of the British Army. The collection relates primarily to the quartermaster general's office, and deals with military matters in Great Britain, Europe, India, the West Indies, and various outposts of the British Empire. Document types include official letters written by officers and British government officials, pay records, military returns, requests for troop movements and secret service payments, and miscellaneous orders and accounts.
Language: The material is in English, French, Italian, and Spanish
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
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