Journal of Ephraim Squier, 1775-1777.


Squier, Ephraim, 1747-1841. Journal of Ephraim Squier, 1775-1777.

Journal of Ephraim Squier, 1775-1777.

Journal (1775 September 7-November 25) kept by Squier on a march with his battalion (under the command of Roger Enos) from Cambridge, Mass., to Quebec via the Kennebec River as part of Benedict Arnold's Canadian invasion forces. Also, account (1777 September 4-November 2) of another march from Providence, R.I., to Albany, N.Y., including references to the battles at Saratoga and Burgoyne's surrender.

1 volume (28 pages).1 container.1 microfilm reel.

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Enos, Roger, 1729-1808 (person)

Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 (person)

Revolutionary patriot, Continental Army general, and traitor. From the description of Benedict Arnold papers, 1761-1794. (New Haven Colony Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 432702702 Prior to the U.S. Revolutionary War Arnold was a merchant and trader in the West Indies. He served in the Revolutionary Army, but defected to the British in 1780 and served until the War was over. He then went to Canada and eventually to England. He was married to Margaret Mansfie...

Burgoyne, John, 1722-1792 (person)

Burgoyne was a Lieutenant General of British forces during the American Revolution, who surrendered at Saratoga in Oct. 1777. From the description of John Burgoyne letter : to M.G. Gates, 1777 Dec. 12. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63936829 British general. From the description of ALS : near Bemis Heights, N.Y., to Horatio Gates, 1777 Sept. 27. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122591552 General and Dramatist. ...

Squier, Ephraim, 1747-1841 (person)

Soldier. From the description of Journal of Ephraim Squier, 1775-1777. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71069578 ...