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[Muster order for the enrollment into the Gloucestershire militia].

[Gloucestershire], August 30, 1770
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] page) : illustrations ; 16 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
UA18.G7 M55 1770 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Archives & Manuscripts
Title supplied by cataloger.
18th century printed notice, completed in manuscript, issued prior to taking the oath of allegiance, "to serve as a militia-man of the said county of Gloucester ... Parish of Tetbury." Signed and witnessed and dated 30th August, 1770. The oath was to be taken "at the Sign of the White Hart in Tetbury."
BAC: Inscription: To "George Rolph. of the parish of Tetbury Baker" in the said county. Signed in left margin: Saml. Sheppard, [illegible], H. Wyatt. At top of notice is wood engraving of the Royal coat of arms.
Completed in pen and ink.
Subject Terms:
Gloucestershire (England) -- History, Military.
Militia -- History -- 18th century.
Recruiting and enlistment -- History -- 18th century.
Recruitment and enlistment -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Wood engravings -- 1770.

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