The Service of the Mashpee Indians in the American Revolution

Denney, Jacob T.


Tisch Library Undergraduate Research Award, Department of History During the American Revolution, twenty-nine Mashpee Indians served in the Continental Army. Only two of those confirmed twenty-nine enlisted men survived the war to file a pension application; a dramatic loss for a community with less than sixty male heads of household in 1776. The death toll was possibly so h... read more

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Tisch Library Records
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Mashpee Indians--History.
Indians of North America--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Indians of North America--Wars--1775-1783.
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Participation, Indian.
Tufts University. Department of History.
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ID: tufts:UA137.008.033.00001
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