Regulations For The Order And Discipline Of Troops Of The United States. Part I.

Date:
1779
Creator:
Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
Publisher/Studio:
1st Edition. Philadelphia. Published by Styner and Cist (on order of Congress)

Handwritten inscription on the front cover 'July the 28th. 1779 Capt. John Alexander, 7th Pennsylvania Regiment'

Description (physical):

Paper, leather. W 11.9, H 19.1, T 1.9 cm

Location:
1400 North Outer Line Drive King of Prussia,Pennsylvania 19406
Identifier:
VAFO 3977
Institution:
Valley Forge National Historical Park

Continental Soldier

Date:
1975
Creator:
Don Troiani

Veteran of the 1st Maryland Regiment loading his captured British 'Brown Bess' musket.

Location:
1400 North Outer Line Drive King of Prussia,Pennsylvania 19406
Identifier:
2010.0003.0012
Institution:
Valley Forge National Historical Park

Cartridge Box

Date:
1775-1780
Publisher/Studio:
George C. Neumann Collection

American

Description (physical):

Leather, linen. L 24.7, W 5.1, H 8.3 cm

Location:
1400 North Outer Line Drive King of Prussia,Pennsylvania 19406
Identifier:
2010.0003.0013
Institution:
Valley Forge National Historical Park

Letter

Publisher/Studio:
John F. Reed Collection

Washington Letter drafted at Valley Forge, dated 'Head Quarters, Valley Forge, 5th June 1778.' This one page document appoints William Robert Erskine as Military Surveyor and Geographer to the Continental Army.

Location:
1400 North Outer Line Drive King of Prussia,Pennsylvania 19406
Identifier:
VAFO 63978
Institution:
Valley Forge National Historical Park