Hartshorn, John Denison, d. 1756, Contents of chests, A.MS.D, 1 side (4 pages), 1755 June
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- John Denison Hartshorn papers, 175417861754-1786 (inclusive), undated.
- 1755 June
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Contains a list of medicines packed in chests for the expedition of the British army regiments of General William Shirley (1694-1771) and General William Pepperell (1696-1759) to Fort Niagara, New York, during the French and Indian War. The contents included camphor, cantharides, valerian, and sage.