View of the Present State of the Military Force of the United States

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionIndiana Historical Society Library: Northwest Territory Coll., M367 view image
Transcribe this Document
Document Information
Date February 18, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Henry Knox provides an analysis of the United States' military force, detailing the number of troops provided by each state and the number of troops needed.
Document Format [not available]
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; General Josiah Harmar; Captain Smith; non-commissioned officers; privates; regiment of infantry; battalions; troops; companies; President of the United States; ;
Related Places War Department; Georgia; Kentucky; North Carolina; Maryland; Ohio; Pennsylvania; New Jersey; New York; Connecticut; Massachusetts; Rhode Island; New Hampshire; ;
Keywords military force; Confederation of Congress; draft; troops; infantry; recruited; discharge; rate of pay; men wanted; artillery; recruiting service; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

[Note: Transcriptions are works in progress and maybe partial. Please help us correct any errors or omissions by signing up for a transcription account.]
[not available]