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United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

General historical manuscripts, documents and photographs, 1747-1985

Identifier: 1981-008
Scope and Contents This artificial collection was begun as a catch-all for small single gifts and purchases, and to make them easier for scholars to search them. This assemblage consists primarily of documents, correspondence, photographs, broadsides and artifacts, dealing mostly with United States history.
Dates: 1747 - 1985

The Flag of Fort Moultrie, 1776-06

Identifier: 1981.008.1
Scope and Contents Artist's illustration of the Liberty flag, designed in 1775 by Colonel William Moultrie, to prepare for war with Great Britain. It was flown by Col. Moultrie's troops in a successful defense of Sullivan's Island [South Carolina] against the British fleet in June 1776.
Dates: Event: 1776-06