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Bibframe Work

Title
William Heath papers
Type
Mixed Material
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: mm77056853
Summary
Correspondence, diaries (1775-1804), orderly books (1776-1783), general military papers, and miscellaneous papers, chiefly 1774-1814, relating primarily to Heath's service in the Continental Army as major general under George Washington. Topics include the daily conduct of the war and administration of the army, problems of diplomacy and politics, and Heath's political activities in Massachusetts. Correspondents include John Adams, Sam Adams, Benedict Arnold, John Burgoyne, Sir Henry Clinton, Charles Henri, comte d'Estaing, Elbridge Gerry, Alexander Hamilton, John Hancock, John Jay, Henry Knox, Henry Laurens, La Luzerne, Lafayette, Benjamin Lincoln, Rochambeau, Philip John Schuyler, John Stark, John Sullivan, and Samuel Ward.
Authorized Access Point
Heath, William, 1737-1814. William Heath papers, 1774-1872 (bulk 1774-1814)