The Campaign of 1776 around New York and Brooklyn Including a new and circumstantial account of the battle of Long island and the loss of New York, with a review of events to the close of the year
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The Campaign of 1776 around New York and Brooklyn Including a new and circumstantial account of the battle of Long island and the loss of New York, with a review of events to the close of the year
By Henry Phelps Johnston
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  • THE CAMPAIGN OF 1776 AROUND NEW YORK AND BROOKLYN. INCLUDING A NEW AND CIRCUMSTANTIAL ACCOUNT OF THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND AND THE LOSS OF NEW YORK, WITH A REVIEW OF EVENTS TO THE CLOSE OF THE YEAR, CONTAINING MAPS, PORTRAITS, AND ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS. BY HENRY P. JOHNSTON.
    • PREFACE.
    • CONTENTS.
      • PART I.
      • PART II.
    • PART I.
    • PART II.
    • LIST OF MAPS.
    • PORTRAITS.
  • PART I.
    • THE CAMPAIGN.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • SIGNIFICANCE OF THE CAMPAIGN—PLANS AND PREPARATIONS.
    • SIGNIFICANCE OF THE CAMPAIGN—PLANS AND PREPARATIONS.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • FORTIFYING NEW YORK AND BROOKLYN.
    • FORTIFYING NEW YORK AND BROOKLYN.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • THE TWO ARMIES.
    • THE TWO ARMIES.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND.
    • THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • THE RETREAT TO NEW YORK.
    • THE RETREAT TO NEW YORK.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • LOSS OF NEW YORK—KIP'S BAY AFFAIR—BATTLE OF HARLEM HEIGHTS.
      • Battle of Harlem Heights.[194]
    • LOSS OF NEW YORK—KIP'S BAY AFFAIR—BATTLE OF HARLEM HEIGHTS.
    • Battle of Harlem Heights.[194]
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • WHITE PLAINS—FORT WASHINGTON.
      • Fort Washington.
    • WHITE PLAINS—FORT WASHINGTON.
    • Fort Washington.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • TRENTON—PRINCETON—CLOSE OF THE CAMPAIGN.
      • NOTES.
    • TRENTON—PRINCETON—CLOSE OF THE CAMPAIGN.
    • NOTES.
  • PART II.
    • DOCUMENTS.
      • [No. 1.] GENERAL GREENE'S ORDERS CAMP ON LONG ISLAND [Colonel Little's Order Book]
        • GENERAL ORDERS.[229]
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • DETAIL.
        • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt OF FOOT.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • REGl. ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt. OF FOOT.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12TH REGT. OF FOOT.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S MORNING ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
        • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.[229]
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • DETAIL.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt OF FOOT.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGl. ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt. OF FOOT.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12TH REGT. OF FOOT.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S MORNING ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • [No. 2.] MAJOR GENERAL SULLIVAN'S ORDERS CAMP ON LONG ISLAND [Colonel Little's Order Book]
      • [No. 3.] GENERAL ORDERS
      • [No. 4.] GEN. WASHINGTON TO THE MASSACHUSETTS ASSEMBLY
      • [No. 5.] BRIG. GEN. PARSONS TO JOHN ADAMS PHILADELPHIA
      • [No. 6.] BRIG. GEN. SCOTT TO JOHN JAY WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.
      • [No. 7.] COL. JOSEPH TRUMBULL TO HIS BROTHER LEBANON, CONN.
      • [No. 8.] COL. TRUMBULL TO HIS FATHER LEBANON, CONN.
      • [No. 9.] COL. MOSES LITTLE TO HIS SON NEWBURYPORT, MASS.
      • [No. 10.] LIEUT. COL. WILLIAM HENSHAW TO HIS WIFE LEICESTER, MASS.
      • [No. 11.] DEPOSITION BY LIEUT. COL. HENSHAW
      • [No. 12.] COL. EDWARD HAND TO HIS WIFE LANCASTER, PENN.
      • [No. 13.] MAJ. EDWARD BURD TO JUDGE YEATES
      • [No. 14.] LIEUT. JASPER EWING TO JUDGE YEATES
      • [No. 15.] JOHN EWING TO JUDGE YEATES
      • [No. 16.] COL. JOHN HASLET TO HON. CÆSAR RODNEY PHILADELPHIA
      • [No. 17.] COL. GOLD S. SILLIMAN TO HIS WIFE FAIRFIELD, CONN.
      • [No. 18.] COL. GOLD S. SILLIMAN TO REV. MR. FISH STONINGTON, CONN.
      • [No. 19.] ACCOUNT OF THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND
      • [No. 20.] JOURNAL OF COL. SAMUEL MILES
      • [No. 21.] LIEUT.-COL. DANIEL BRODHEAD TO ——
      • [No. 22.] COL. WILLIAM DOUGLAS TO HIS WIFE NORTHFORD, CONN.
      • [No. 23.] GEN. WOODHULL TO THE NEW YORK CONVENTION HARLEM.
      • [No. 24.] GEN. WASHINGTON TO ABRAHAM YATES, NEW YORK CONVENTION
      • [No. 25.] COLONEL HITCHCOCK TO COLONEL LITTLE CAMP ON LONG ISLAND.
      • [No. 26.] MAJOR TALLMADGE'S ACCOUNT OF THE BATTLES OF LONG ISLAND AND WHITE PLAINS.
      • [No. 27.] ACCOUNT OF EVENTS ON THE 15TH AND 16TH OF SEPTEMBER, 1776, BY PRIVATE JAMES S. MARTIN, OF COL. WM. DOUGLAS' REGIMENT
      • [No. 28.] CAPT. JOSHUA HUNTINGTON[236] TO ——
      • [No. 29.] LIEUT. TENCH TILGHMAN[237] TO HIS FATHER, PHILADELPHIA
      • [No. 30.] CAPT. JOHN GOOCH TO THOMAS FAYERWEATHER, BOSTON, MASS.
      • [No. 31.]
      • ACCOUNT OF THE RETREAT FROM NEW YORK AND AFFAIR OF HARLEM HEIGHTS, BY COLONEL DAVID HUMPHREY
      • [No. 32.]
      • TESTIMONY AT A COURT OF INQUIRY RESPECTING THE RETREAT FROM NEW YORK[238]
      • [No. 33.] MAJOR BAURMEISTER'S NARRATIVE OF THE CAPTURE OF NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER, 1776[239]
      • [No. 34.] COLONEL JOHN CHESTER TO JOSEPH WEBB WEATHERSFIELD, CONN.
      • [No. 35.] COL. JOHN GLOVER TO HIS MOTHER MARBLEHEAD, MASS.
      • [No. 36.] GENERAL GREENE TO COLONEL KNOX WHITE PLAINS.
      • [No. 37.] DIARY OF REV. MR. SHEWKIRK, PASTOR OF THE MORAVIAN CHURCH, NEW YORK[240]
      • 1775.
      • 1776.
      • 1777.
      • [No. 38.] MAJOR NICHOLAS FISH TO RICHARD VARICK
      • [No. 39.] SURGEON WILLIAM EUSTIS TO DR. TOWNSEND BOSTON, MASS.
      • [No. 40.] CAPTAIN NATHAN HALE TO HIS BROTHER
      • [No. 41.] EXTRACT FROM A LETTER FROM NEW YORK
      • [No. 42.] EXTRACTS FROM THE LONDON CHRONICLE SEPT.—OCT. 1776.
        • FROM A BRITISH OFFICER AT NEW YORK, SEPT. 6, 1776.
        • LETTER FROM NEW YORK. Oct. 20, 1776.
        • LETTER FROM WHITE PLAINS.
      • FROM A BRITISH OFFICER AT NEW YORK, SEPT. 6, 1776.
      • LETTER FROM NEW YORK. Oct. 20, 1776.
      • LETTER FROM WHITE PLAINS.
      • [No. 43.] EXTRACT FROM THE MEMOIRS OF COLONEL RUFUS PUTNAM[243] WRITTEN BY HIMSELF
      • [No. 44.] SCATTERING ORDERS BY GENERALS LEE, SPENCER, GREENE AND NIXON [Colonel Little's Order Book]
        • GENERAL SPENCER'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL GREENE'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
        • GENERAL LEE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL SPENCER'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL LEE'S ORDERS.
      • [No. 45.] GENERAL LEE TO COLONEL CHESTER
      • [No. 46.] CAPTAIN BRADFORD'S ACCOUNT OF THE CAPTURE OF GENERAL LEE[244]
      • [No. 47.] GENERAL OLIVER WOLCOTT TO HIS WIFE LITCHFIELD, CONN.
    • [No. 1.] GENERAL GREENE'S ORDERS CAMP ON LONG ISLAND [Colonel Little's Order Book]
      • GENERAL ORDERS.[229]
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • DETAIL.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt OF FOOT.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGl. ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt. OF FOOT.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12TH REGT. OF FOOT.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S MORNING ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
      • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.[229]
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • DETAIL.
    • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt OF FOOT.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • REGl. ORDERS FOR THE 12th REGt. OF FOOT.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • REGIMENTAL ORDERS FOR THE 12TH REGT. OF FOOT.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S MORNING ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • REGIMENTAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • GEN. GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL ORDERS.
    • [No. 2.] MAJOR GENERAL SULLIVAN'S ORDERS CAMP ON LONG ISLAND [Colonel Little's Order Book]
    • [No. 3.] GENERAL ORDERS
    • [No. 4.] GEN. WASHINGTON TO THE MASSACHUSETTS ASSEMBLY
    • [No. 5.] BRIG. GEN. PARSONS TO JOHN ADAMS PHILADELPHIA
    • [No. 6.] BRIG. GEN. SCOTT TO JOHN JAY WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.
    • [No. 7.] COL. JOSEPH TRUMBULL TO HIS BROTHER LEBANON, CONN.
    • [No. 8.] COL. TRUMBULL TO HIS FATHER LEBANON, CONN.
    • [No. 9.] COL. MOSES LITTLE TO HIS SON NEWBURYPORT, MASS.
    • [No. 10.] LIEUT. COL. WILLIAM HENSHAW TO HIS WIFE LEICESTER, MASS.
    • [No. 11.] DEPOSITION BY LIEUT. COL. HENSHAW
    • [No. 12.] COL. EDWARD HAND TO HIS WIFE LANCASTER, PENN.
    • [No. 13.] MAJ. EDWARD BURD TO JUDGE YEATES
    • [No. 14.] LIEUT. JASPER EWING TO JUDGE YEATES
    • [No. 15.] JOHN EWING TO JUDGE YEATES
    • [No. 16.] COL. JOHN HASLET TO HON. CÆSAR RODNEY PHILADELPHIA
    • [No. 17.] COL. GOLD S. SILLIMAN TO HIS WIFE FAIRFIELD, CONN.
    • [No. 18.] COL. GOLD S. SILLIMAN TO REV. MR. FISH STONINGTON, CONN.
    • [No. 19.] ACCOUNT OF THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND
    • [No. 20.] JOURNAL OF COL. SAMUEL MILES
    • [No. 21.] LIEUT.-COL. DANIEL BRODHEAD TO ——
    • [No. 22.] COL. WILLIAM DOUGLAS TO HIS WIFE NORTHFORD, CONN.
    • [No. 23.] GEN. WOODHULL TO THE NEW YORK CONVENTION HARLEM.
    • [No. 24.] GEN. WASHINGTON TO ABRAHAM YATES, NEW YORK CONVENTION
    • [No. 25.] COLONEL HITCHCOCK TO COLONEL LITTLE CAMP ON LONG ISLAND.
    • [No. 26.] MAJOR TALLMADGE'S ACCOUNT OF THE BATTLES OF LONG ISLAND AND WHITE PLAINS.
    • [No. 27.] ACCOUNT OF EVENTS ON THE 15TH AND 16TH OF SEPTEMBER, 1776, BY PRIVATE JAMES S. MARTIN, OF COL. WM. DOUGLAS' REGIMENT
    • [No. 28.] CAPT. JOSHUA HUNTINGTON[236] TO ——
    • [No. 29.] LIEUT. TENCH TILGHMAN[237] TO HIS FATHER, PHILADELPHIA
    • [No. 30.] CAPT. JOHN GOOCH TO THOMAS FAYERWEATHER, BOSTON, MASS.
    • [No. 31.]
    • ACCOUNT OF THE RETREAT FROM NEW YORK AND AFFAIR OF HARLEM HEIGHTS, BY COLONEL DAVID HUMPHREY
    • [No. 32.]
    • TESTIMONY AT A COURT OF INQUIRY RESPECTING THE RETREAT FROM NEW YORK[238]
    • [No. 33.] MAJOR BAURMEISTER'S NARRATIVE OF THE CAPTURE OF NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER, 1776[239]
    • [No. 34.] COLONEL JOHN CHESTER TO JOSEPH WEBB WEATHERSFIELD, CONN.
    • [No. 35.] COL. JOHN GLOVER TO HIS MOTHER MARBLEHEAD, MASS.
    • [No. 36.] GENERAL GREENE TO COLONEL KNOX WHITE PLAINS.
    • [No. 37.] DIARY OF REV. MR. SHEWKIRK, PASTOR OF THE MORAVIAN CHURCH, NEW YORK[240]
    • 1775.
    • 1776.
    • 1777.
    • [No. 38.] MAJOR NICHOLAS FISH TO RICHARD VARICK
    • [No. 39.] SURGEON WILLIAM EUSTIS TO DR. TOWNSEND BOSTON, MASS.
    • [No. 40.] CAPTAIN NATHAN HALE TO HIS BROTHER
    • [No. 41.] EXTRACT FROM A LETTER FROM NEW YORK
    • [No. 42.] EXTRACTS FROM THE LONDON CHRONICLE SEPT.—OCT. 1776.
      • FROM A BRITISH OFFICER AT NEW YORK, SEPT. 6, 1776.
      • LETTER FROM NEW YORK. Oct. 20, 1776.
      • LETTER FROM WHITE PLAINS.
    • FROM A BRITISH OFFICER AT NEW YORK, SEPT. 6, 1776.
    • LETTER FROM NEW YORK. Oct. 20, 1776.
    • LETTER FROM WHITE PLAINS.
    • [No. 43.] EXTRACT FROM THE MEMOIRS OF COLONEL RUFUS PUTNAM[243] WRITTEN BY HIMSELF
    • [No. 44.] SCATTERING ORDERS BY GENERALS LEE, SPENCER, GREENE AND NIXON [Colonel Little's Order Book]
      • GENERAL SPENCER'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL GREENE'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
      • GENERAL LEE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL SPENCER'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL GREENE'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL NIXON'S ORDERS.
    • GENERAL LEE'S ORDERS.
    • [No. 45.] GENERAL LEE TO COLONEL CHESTER
    • [No. 46.] CAPTAIN BRADFORD'S ACCOUNT OF THE CAPTURE OF GENERAL LEE[244]
    • [No. 47.] GENERAL OLIVER WOLCOTT TO HIS WIFE LITCHFIELD, CONN.
    • BATTLES OF TRENTON AND PRINCETON.
      • [No. 48.] CAPTAIN WILLIAM HULL TO ANDREW ADAMS LITCHFIELD, CONN.
      • [No. 49.] COLONEL KNOX TO HIS WIFE
      • [No. 50.] COL. HASLET TO CÆSAR RODNEY
      • [No. 51.] JOURNAL OF CAPTAIN THOMAS RODNEY[247]
      • [No. 52.] POSITION OF THE BRITISH AT THE CLOSE OF THE CAMPAIGN
    • [No. 48.] CAPTAIN WILLIAM HULL TO ANDREW ADAMS LITCHFIELD, CONN.
    • [No. 49.] COLONEL KNOX TO HIS WIFE
    • [No. 50.] COL. HASLET TO CÆSAR RODNEY
    • [No. 51.] JOURNAL OF CAPTAIN THOMAS RODNEY[247]
    • [No. 52.] POSITION OF THE BRITISH AT THE CLOSE OF THE CAMPAIGN
    • RETURNS AND STATEMENTS OF PRISONERS.
    • 1776.
      • [No. 53.] NARRATIVE OF LIEUT. JABEZ FITCH[248] TAKEN PRISONER ON LONG ISLAND.
      • [No. 54.] EXTRACT FROM THE JOURNAL OF LIEUT. WILLIAM McPHERSON[249] TAKEN PRISONER ON LONG ISLAND.
      • [No. 55.] DEPOSITION OF PRIVATE FOSTER TAKEN PRISONER ON LONG ISLAND.
      • [No. 56.] LETTERS FROM CAPT. NATHANIEL FITZ RANDOLPH, OF NEW JERSEY WRITTEN WHILE PRISONER.[250]
      • [No. 57.] EXTRACT FROM THE JOURNAL OF CAPT. JAMES MORRIS, PRISONER AT FLATBUSH, L.I.[251]
      • [No. 58.] BRITISH PRISONERS TAKEN BY THE AMERICANS ON LONG ISLAND
      • [No. 59.] A RETURN OF THE PRISONERS TAKEN IN YORK DURING THE CAMPAIGN 1776
      • [No. 60.]
      • LIST OF AMERICAN OFFICERS TAKEN PRISONERS AT THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND[252]
        • Three Generals.
        • Three Colonels.
        • Four Lieut.-Colonels.
        • Three Majors.
        • Eighteen Captains.
        • Forty-three Lieutenants.
        • Eleven Ensigns.
        • Staff.
      • Three Generals.
      • Three Colonels.
      • Four Lieut.-Colonels.
      • Three Majors.
      • Eighteen Captains.
      • Forty-three Lieutenants.
      • Eleven Ensigns.
      • Staff.
      • [No. 61.] LIST OF AMERICAN NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND SOLDIERS TAKEN PRISONERS, KILLED, OR MISSING, AT THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND
        • COL. TYLER'S REGT.—TENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
        • COL. HITCHCOCK'S REG'T.—ELEVENTH CONTINENTAL [R.I.]
        • COL. LITTLE'S REG'T.—TWELFTH CONTINENTAL [MASS.]
        • COL. HUNTINGTON'S REG'T.—SEVENTEENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
        • COL. JONATHAN WARD'S REG'T.—TWENTY-FIRST CONTINENTAL [MASS.].
        • COL. WYLLYS' REG'T.—TWENTY-SECOND CONTINENTAL [CONN.].
        • COL. MILES' REG'T.—[PENN.][264]
        • COL. ATLEE'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
        • LIEUT.-COL. KACHLEIN'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
        • COL. GAY'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
        • COL. CHESTER'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
      • COL. TYLER'S REGT.—TENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
      • COL. HITCHCOCK'S REG'T.—ELEVENTH CONTINENTAL [R.I.]
      • COL. LITTLE'S REG'T.—TWELFTH CONTINENTAL [MASS.]
      • COL. HUNTINGTON'S REG'T.—SEVENTEENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
      • COL. JONATHAN WARD'S REG'T.—TWENTY-FIRST CONTINENTAL [MASS.].
      • COL. WYLLYS' REG'T.—TWENTY-SECOND CONTINENTAL [CONN.].
      • COL. MILES' REG'T.—[PENN.][264]
      • COL. ATLEE'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
      • LIEUT.-COL. KACHLEIN'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
      • COL. GAY'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
      • COL. CHESTER'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
    • [No. 53.] NARRATIVE OF LIEUT. JABEZ FITCH[248] TAKEN PRISONER ON LONG ISLAND.
    • [No. 54.] EXTRACT FROM THE JOURNAL OF LIEUT. WILLIAM McPHERSON[249] TAKEN PRISONER ON LONG ISLAND.
    • [No. 55.] DEPOSITION OF PRIVATE FOSTER TAKEN PRISONER ON LONG ISLAND.
    • [No. 56.] LETTERS FROM CAPT. NATHANIEL FITZ RANDOLPH, OF NEW JERSEY WRITTEN WHILE PRISONER.[250]
    • [No. 57.] EXTRACT FROM THE JOURNAL OF CAPT. JAMES MORRIS, PRISONER AT FLATBUSH, L.I.[251]
    • [No. 58.] BRITISH PRISONERS TAKEN BY THE AMERICANS ON LONG ISLAND
    • [No. 59.] A RETURN OF THE PRISONERS TAKEN IN YORK DURING THE CAMPAIGN 1776
    • [No. 60.]
    • LIST OF AMERICAN OFFICERS TAKEN PRISONERS AT THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND[252]
      • Three Generals.
      • Three Colonels.
      • Four Lieut.-Colonels.
      • Three Majors.
      • Eighteen Captains.
      • Forty-three Lieutenants.
      • Eleven Ensigns.
      • Staff.
    • Three Generals.
    • Three Colonels.
    • Four Lieut.-Colonels.
    • Three Majors.
    • Eighteen Captains.
    • Forty-three Lieutenants.
    • Eleven Ensigns.
    • Staff.
    • [No. 61.] LIST OF AMERICAN NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND SOLDIERS TAKEN PRISONERS, KILLED, OR MISSING, AT THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND
      • COL. TYLER'S REGT.—TENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
      • COL. HITCHCOCK'S REG'T.—ELEVENTH CONTINENTAL [R.I.]
      • COL. LITTLE'S REG'T.—TWELFTH CONTINENTAL [MASS.]
      • COL. HUNTINGTON'S REG'T.—SEVENTEENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
      • COL. JONATHAN WARD'S REG'T.—TWENTY-FIRST CONTINENTAL [MASS.].
      • COL. WYLLYS' REG'T.—TWENTY-SECOND CONTINENTAL [CONN.].
      • COL. MILES' REG'T.—[PENN.][264]
      • COL. ATLEE'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
      • LIEUT.-COL. KACHLEIN'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
      • COL. GAY'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
      • COL. CHESTER'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
    • COL. TYLER'S REGT.—TENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
    • COL. HITCHCOCK'S REG'T.—ELEVENTH CONTINENTAL [R.I.]
    • COL. LITTLE'S REG'T.—TWELFTH CONTINENTAL [MASS.]
    • COL. HUNTINGTON'S REG'T.—SEVENTEENTH CONTINENTAL [CONN.]
    • COL. JONATHAN WARD'S REG'T.—TWENTY-FIRST CONTINENTAL [MASS.].
    • COL. WYLLYS' REG'T.—TWENTY-SECOND CONTINENTAL [CONN.].
    • COL. MILES' REG'T.—[PENN.][264]
    • COL. ATLEE'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
    • LIEUT.-COL. KACHLEIN'S REG'T.—[PENN.]
    • COL. GAY'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
    • COL. CHESTER'S REG'T.—[CONN.]
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES.
    • THE MAPS.
      • PLAN OF THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND AND THE BROOKLYN DEFENCES.
      • THE STILES SKETCH OF THE BROOKLYN WORKS.
      • EWING'S DRAUGHT.
      • MAP OF NEW YORK CITY AND OF MANHATTAN ISLAND, WITH THE AMERICAN DEFENCES IN 1776.
      • FIELD OF THE HARLEM HEIGHTS AFFAIR.
      • NEW YORK AND BROOKLYN WITH THEIR ENVIRONS IN 1776.
    • PLAN OF THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND AND THE BROOKLYN DEFENCES.
    • THE STILES SKETCH OF THE BROOKLYN WORKS.
    • EWING'S DRAUGHT.
    • MAP OF NEW YORK CITY AND OF MANHATTAN ISLAND, WITH THE AMERICAN DEFENCES IN 1776.
    • FIELD OF THE HARLEM HEIGHTS AFFAIR.
    • NEW YORK AND BROOKLYN WITH THEIR ENVIRONS IN 1776.
    • THE PORTRAITS.
    • INDEX.
      • A.
      • B.
      • C.
      • D.
      • E.
      • F.
      • G.
      • H.
      • I.
      • J.
      • K.
      • L.
      • M.
      • N.
      • O.
      • P.
      • R.
      • S.
      • T.
      • V.
      • W.
      • Y.
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    • C.
    • D.
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    • F.
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    • P.
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    • Y.
    • ERRATA.
    • FOOTNOTES
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