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Title Order [manuscript]: Schenectady [N.Y.], to Arent Schermerhorn, 1764 Dec. 24
Author Glen, John
Date
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: Order written by John Glen on Dec. 24, 1764 to Arent Schermerhorn requesting delivery of food rations to Sir William Johnson at Johnson Hall, N.Y. Johnson, colonial superintendent of Indian affairs, was responsible for the distribution of provisions to the Indians under his jurisdiction. The document also records that the provisions were delivered and that payment was received from Col. John Bradstreet.
Names Bradstreet, John (1711-1774); Johnson, Sir, William (1715-1774)
Places Schenectady, New York, United States
Keywords British North America, British Colonialism, food rations, government relations, government
Theme American Indians and the European Powers
Culture Area Northeast
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 327
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue