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Revolutionary War, American 1775-1783

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Battle of Rhode Island map, 1778

 Digital Work
Identifier: 59533f10-faba-494c-ada2-6bf36781abba
Dates: 1778

Conventions of New England States journals

 Series — Volume Conventions of New England States journals, 1776-1780
Identifier: C#00453
Abstract Function: To record the actions of commissioners of the states of RI, NY, NH, CT, and MA in conventious durirlg- tne ┬ĚRevolutionary war. Contents: Documents related to the proceedings of several conventions of commissioners from RI, NY, NH, CT, and MA. Conventions were held during the Revolutionary War and dealt primarily with the issues of using state troops to prosecute the war, the depreciation of currency, the need to control wages and prices, and the need to strictly control trade....
Dates: November 16, 1776-November 8, 1780

General Treasurer Revolutionary War Services and Supplies Back Pay records, 1795-1818

 Series
Identifier: C#00101
Abstract

Papers relating to the issuance of second certificates for services and supplies rendered during the Revolutionary War (handwritten).

Dates: 1795-1818

Maritime Papers: Letters of Marque, 1776-1780

 Digital Work
Identifier: a215d869-4b23-4319-86f9-6bb413bf9451
Dates: 1776-1780

Maritime Papers: Revolutionary War, 1776-1781

 Digital Work
Identifier: b7605c9c-1b40-4d7f-9d52-02a330bb9c14
Dates: 1776-1781

Nathaniel Greene Military Commissions

 Series — Box Nathaniel Greene Military Commissions
Identifier: 2004-40

Revolutionary War Claims for Damages volume, 1776-1781

 Digital Work
Identifier: aafe98ec-fed9-4c1f-aa84-0aa2d197992e
Dates: 1776-1781

Revolutionary War Military Records transcripts

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00482
Abstract

Handwritten transcripts of military records for soldiers from RI serving during the Revolutionary War. The majority of the documentsare returns of regiments or companies payroll registers, and other documents that list individual names and some information about their service during the war. In addition to the text of the records there is noted the source or location of the original record and handwritten remarks concerning the editing of the text.

Dates: 1774-1786

Revolutionary War Military Records transcripts: Volume 1

 Digital Work
Identifier: 069b984a-5026-46b8-9850-6e60ea4fdd1e

Revolutionary War Military Returns

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00486
Abstract

Documents related to the service of men during the Revolutionary War. Included are: returns of companies, returns of officers of regiments, pay rolls, clothing accounts, and other documents which list individual names and relate other information about their service.

Dates: 1776-1781

Revolutionary War Privateers lists

 Series — Volume Revolutionary War Privateers lists, 1774-1783
Identifier: C#00483
Abstract Record consists of two lists. The first is a Schedule of Privateers. This list includes: year ship became a privateer, name of vessel, type of vessel, gross weight in tons, number of guns, commander's name, source of information, number of men, name of owners, residence of owners. The second list is the Record of privateer captures. This list includes: date of capture, name of capture ship, type of vessel, name of the privateer, type of vessel,source information, commander of privateer,...
Dates: 1774-1783

Revolutionary War Privateers lists, 1774-1783

 Item
Identifier: C#00483
Abstract Record consists of two lists. The first is a Schedule of Privateers. This list includes: year ship became a privateer, name of vessel, type of vessel, gross weight in tons, number of guns, commander's name, source of information, number of men, name of owners, residence of owners. The second list is the Record of privateer captures. This list includes: date of capture, name of capture ship, type of vessel, name of the privateer, type of vessel,source information, commander of privateer,...
Dates: 1774-1783

Revolutionary War Privateers lists, 1774-1783

 Digital Work
Identifier: bbb7b797-e39c-4afc-a1ab-b3d6e59e830b
Dates: 1774-1783

Secretary of State papers

 Sub-Series — Folder 6. Secretary of State papers, c. 1850
Identifier: 1636-252

Special Commission on Settlement with United States accounts

 Item — Box Special Commission on Settlement with United States accounts
Identifier: C#00580
Abstract Function: To settle accounts with the U.S. for expenses incurred by RI in the prosecution of the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Contents: Accounts of the state of RI with the United States for expenses associated with the prosecution of the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Information includes; date of expenditure, name of payee, reason for payment, amount of payment, interest due. Includes claims for damages and the final settlement of the U.S. with RI. Accounts were prepared...
Dates: December 1, 1775-April 30, 1816