Men of color at the Battle of Monmouth, June 28, 1778
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Men of color at the Battle of Monmouth, June 28, 1778 the role of African Americans and native Americans at Monmouth : containing a brief history of these men of color and a presentation of nearly two hundred names and identifications by Richard S. Walling

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Published by Longstreet House in Hightstown, N.J .
Written in English



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  • Monmouth, Battle of, Freehold, N.J., 1778 -- Registers.,
  • African Americans -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Indians of North America -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, African American.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, Indian.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Richard S. Walling.
LC ClassificationsE241.M7 W35 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 36 p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL723579M
ISBN 100944413293
LC Control Number97111118

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