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New York State Adjutant General's Office Accounts of State Militia

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
The majority of these records are comprised of contracts and correspondence relating to the purchase and repair of military equipment such as weapons and ammunition for use by the state militia. These account listings track the existing and expected stores of such equipment. Accounts largely pertain to the War of 1812 and its aftermath. Later records include assessments of fines on militia units and individuals serving in them, as well as citations of sheriffs.
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0.3 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1806-1840
Bulk Dates:
bulk 1813-1816
Series Number:
A0861

Scope and Content Note

The majority of these records are comprised of contracts and correspondence relating to the purchase and repair of military equipment such as weapons and ammunition for use by the state militia. These account listings track the existing and expected stores of such equipment. Accounts largely pertain to the War of 1812 and its aftermath. Later records include assessments of fines on militia units and individuals serving in them, as well as citations of sheriffs.

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Series A1369 Accounts of courts of inquiry and fines and

Series A4154 Record of Militia fines, contain additional records documenting fines levied against members of the New York State Militia.

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