Annual Report of the State Historian, Volumes 1-2 (Google eBook)

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Wynkoop, Hallenbeck Crawford Company, 1897 - New York (State)
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Vols. for 1896-1897 contain as appendices papers relating to the part taken by military organizations of the state during the civil war, colonial records, 1664-1675, and muster rolls, 1664-1775.
  

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Page 636 - And Governour in Chief of the Province of New York And the Territories thereon Depending in America Vice Admirall of the Same...
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Page 385 - States General of the United Netherlands, to all who shall see these presents or hear them read, greeting : Be it known...
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Page 47 - I have reserved General Robinson for the last. To him this day is due above all others in this division the honors of this battle. The attack was on his wing. Everywhere present, by personal supervision and noble example, he secured to us the honor of victory. Our loss has been severe, and when it is remembered that this occurs to mere skeletons of regiments, there is but one observation to be made, that previous military history presents no such parallel.
Page 17 - I inclose a letter from General Williams, calling my attention to these errors, to which I respectfully invite your attention, and if anything can be done at this late day to correct these errors, I trust you will do it. Your report is the official history of that important battle, and to this report reference will always be made by our government, our people, and the historian, as the most reliable and accurate account of the services performed by each corps, division and brigade of your army.
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