Manuscript Group 526, New Jersey Militia Brigade Record Book 1776-1778
526. NEW JERSEY MILITIA
Brigade Record Book, 1776-78, 1 vol.
Records of a brigade detached from the state militia to supply
Gen. George Washington’s flying camp. Includes
return for December 25, 1776; brigade orders, December
january 9, 1777; records of receipts for bounty payments
February 26, 1778; lyrics for a patriotic song entitled “A
the Times.” Under the cornmand of Gen. Thomas Mifflin, the
brigade was quartered at Haddonfield, Bordentown, and
Orders issued during the winter encampment at Morristown
are dated January 8 and 9, 1777.
MG 526 – New Jersey Militia,
Return book – 1 volume
Initial processing of this collection was provided as
part of the “Farm to City” project funded by a grant from the National
Historical Publications and Records Commission.