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Guide to the Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben Papers
1778-1851 (bulk 1779-1781)
  MS 591

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Collection processed by Celia Hartmann

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 04, 2011
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Papers of Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
Dates: 1778-1851 (bulk 1779-1781)
Abstract: The collection includes correspondence, orders, memoranda, petitions, indentures, and writings on military topics by Baron von Steuben during his tenure as an officer of the American army, as well as material relating to his estate and memorials.
Quantity: 7.0 Linear feet (15 boxes [1 oversize], 6 volumes)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 591