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Baltimore Independent Company record book

Identifier: MS 0079


Orderly book of Baltimore group attached to the 5th regiment, Maryland Militia, commanded by Captain Samuel Sterett; contains muster rolls, morning reports, guard details, and provisions returns during service with U.S. Army from Aug 19, 1814-Nov 18, 1814. Book kept by Henry P. Sumner, 3rd Sargeant.


  • 1814


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Biographical / Historical

Baltimore Independent Company was formed in 1812 and was a militia company attached to the 5th Regiment, Maryland.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of J.S. Sumner.

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Revision Statements

  • 2021-09-14: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States