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Guide to the Robert Burnet, Jr. commission 1978.070

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Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 17, 2011
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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: United States. Congress.
Title: Robert Burnet, Jr. commission
Dates: 1783
Abstract: The collection contains a Congressional order commissioning Robert Burnet as a 2nd Lieutenant in the New York Regiment of Artillery, dated 1783.
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0079
Call Phrase: 1978.070
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.

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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Burnet, Robert, Jr.

Document Type

  • Military commissions
  • Military records

Subject Places

  • New York (State)
  • United States |x Armed Forces |x Officers

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Robert Brunet, Jr. commission, 1978.070, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Bruno Pizzimenti, 1974.

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