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John F. Reed collection, 1813-1815

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The John F. Reed collection is made up of military orders issued to the New York Militia's 39th Brigade during the War of 1812. Reed commanded the 22nd Regiment, a unit within the brigade.

The John F. Reed collection (7 items) is made up of military orders issued to the New York Militia's 39th Brigade during the War of 1812, including 5 addressed to Major John F. Reed, commander of the 22nd Regiment, 1 to Brigadier General William Wadsworth, and 1 to Lieutenant Colonel Peter Allen (later a brigadier general). The orders were issued and signed by officers including Solomon Van Rensselaer, Matthew Marvin, John B. Yates, and Peter Allen. The orders pertain to unit reorganization, inspections, and troop strength. Two general orders (August 25, 1813, and August 22, 1814) are printed, signed documents.