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Memorandum from Nicholas Long concerning clothing supplies for Continental Army officers from North Carolina
Long, Anthony
April 20, 1778
Volume 15, Page 710

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AN ESTIMATE OF CLOATHING FOR THE OFFICERS OF THE STATE REGIMENT, VIZT:
50 yds Coarse cloath for Cloaks & trimmings.
To 17½ do. of fine do. for regt. coats, do.
To 30 do. for Jackets, britches, &c., do.
To 160 yds Linen for Shirts, do.
To 40 prs stockings.
To 10 pr. boots or leather for boots.
To 10 hatts.

The officers on account of their pressing necessities request his excellency to give an order for the above estimate that they may have it in their power to appear as becomes their rank.

NICHOLAS LONG, Majr.

20th Apl., 1778.