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Society of the Cincinnati Minutes, 1783 June 19

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Title

Society of the Cincinnati Minutes

Date

1783 June 19

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Society of the Cincinnati Minutes, 1783 June 19, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

1 item

Scope and Content

Minutes of the society meeting noting the approval of the membership of the Chevalier de la Luzerne of France; a resolution was passed adopting the design of insignia for the society prepared by Pierre L'Enfant; and Major General McDougall was elected treasurer and Major General Knox secretary. Signed by General von Steuben

Subjects

  • La Luzerne, Anne-Cesar, chevalier de la, 1741-1791.
  • L'Enfant, Pierre Charles, 1755-1825.
  • Knox, Henry, 1750-1806.
  • McDougall, Alexander, 1732-1786.
  • Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin, Baron von, 1730-1794.
  • Patriotic societies-- United States-- History-- 18th century.
  • Patriotic societies-- United States-- History-- Sources.

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