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Title A list of the names of the men that go in pursute [sic] of the enemy from Deerfield [manuscript]: 1748 May 10
Document Type Official Record
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: List, May 10, 1748, of men who left Deerfield, Mass., that day in pursuit of raiding French and Indians. The search party, which went as far as Hoosac before turning back, was led by John Hawks and Matthew Clesson, and included Asahel Wright, Asa Childs, David Childs, Thomas Nims, John Cockren, John Sadler, etc.
Names Hawks, John (1707-1784); Clesson, Matthew
Places Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States
Keywords King George’s War, French and Indian Wars, fort, army, soldiers
Theme American Indians and the European Powers; Military Encounters: Conflicts, Rebellions and Alliances
Culture Area Northeast
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 373
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue