Book/Printed Material Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American Army of the Revolution

[ Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection copy ]

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Title
Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American Army of the Revolution
Summary
Moore, librarian of the New York Historical Society, discusses the role of African Americans in the Revolutionary War -- the wrangling over whether to allow black troops to be armed and to fight, especially in the southern states -- and the formation of black units from both northern and southern colonies.
Contributor Names
Moore, George Henry, 1823-1892.
Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
New York : Charles T. Evans..., 1862.
Subject Headings
-  African-American soldiers
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Participation, African American
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Recat. to AACR2: vj36 06-30-99; copies 1-3 NOS 02-08-2000
Medium
24 p. ; 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E269.N3 M8
E449 .D16 vol. 24, no. 6
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t2406
Library of Congress Control Number
02003395
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Moore, librarian of the New York Historical Society, discusses the role of African Americans in the Revolutionary War -- the wrangling over whether to allow black troops to be armed and to fight, especially in the southern states -- and the formation of black units from both northern and southern colonies.
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Chicago citation style:

Moore, George Henry, Joseph Meredith Toner Collection, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection, and Marian S. Carson Collection. Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American Army of the Revolution. New York: Charles T. Evans, 1862. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/02003395/.

APA citation style:

Moore, G. H., Joseph Meredith Toner Collection, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection & Marian S. Carson Collection. (1862) Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American Army of the Revolution. New York: Charles T. Evans. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/02003395/.

MLA citation style:

Moore, George Henry, et al. Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American Army of the Revolution. New York: Charles T. Evans, 1862. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/02003395/>.