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Sullivan, John 1740-1795

Overview
Works: 224 works in 358 publications in 1 language and 4,523 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Rules  Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E207.S9, 973.33
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Regulations for the order and discipline of the troops of New-Hampshire by New Hampshire( Book )

9 editions published in 1785 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Sullivan's address to the freemen of New-Hampshire by John Sullivan( Book )

9 editions published in 1785 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compend of military discipline, for the troops of New Hampshire by New Hampshire( Book )

6 editions published in 1794 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journals of the military expedition of Major General John Sullivan, 1779 by John Sullivan( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New Hampshire lawyer in General Washington's army; a biographical sketch of the Hon. John Sullivan, LL. D., major general in the Continental army, and an account of the expedition under his command against the Six Indian nations in 1779 by Oscar E Rising( Book )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Sullivan was born in 1740 Somersworth, New Hampshire, the son of Owen O'Sullivan. He studied law and started a practice at Durham, New Hampshire. In 1774, he was chosen as a delegate in the first Continental Congress and then joined the army. After he retired from the continetal army in 1779, he served in Congress, served two terms as governor of New Hampshire, served as New Hampshire Attorney General, and practiced law. He died of a stroke in 1795, survived by his wife, three sons, and a daughter
The centennial celebration of the battle of Rhode Island( Book )

2 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William R. Lee orderly books by William R Lee( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orderly books kept for Capt. William Lee of John Glover's (later the 14th Continental) Regiment during the Revolutionary War in Winter Hill, Cambridge, Mass., 23 June- Dec. 1775 (with gaps from Sept.- 29 Oct.), and New York, New York, 8 Sept.- 29 Nov. 1776. Includes general and division orders given by Gen. Israel Putnam to Glover's regiment during the Siege of Boston; general, brigade, and regimental orders given by Gen. John Sullivan and Col. John Nixon for Nixon's Regiment (4th Continental) in Winter Hill during the Siege of Boston; general, division and brigade orders given by Gens. Nathaniel Greene, Charles R. Lee, and Gen. Samuel H. Parsons to John Glover's Regiment during the New York City campaign; and orders given by Washington's headquarters in Cambridge, New York, White Plains, New York and Hackensack, New Jersey to all the regiments. Orders pertain to plundering, care of the wounded, deployment, supplies, health and hygiene, discipline, recruiting, picketing, and guard and fatigue duties. Also includes an account of materials furnished to officers in the 23rd Regiment in 1777
General John Sullivan : a vindication of his character as a soldier and a patriot by Thomas C Amory( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By His Excellency John Sullivan esquire, president of the State of New-Hampshire. A proclamation for a general Thanksgiving by New Hampshire( Book )

1 edition published in 1786 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters and papers of Major-General John Sullivan, Continental Army by John Sullivan( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Transcripts by James Sullivan( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Transcripts of letters, newspaper columns, and other documents written by James Sullivan, including some during his term as governor of Mass. (1807-1808), notes, and drafts, apparently collected and created by Thomas C. Amory in preparation of his "Life of James Sullivan" (Boston: 1859). The collection also includes some transcripts of material on John Sullivan, presumably gathered for Amory's "Military Services and Public Life of Major General John Sullivan, of the American Revolutionary Army" (Boston: 1868)
Elias Cornelius (1758-1823) account for services as Army surgeon( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Account rendered to the United States by Elias Cornelius for services as surgeon in Colonel Samuel B. Webb's regiment from June 14, 1777 to Aug. 22, 1778. Order signed by General John Sullivan that the same may be paid
Samuel McNeill diary and Elizabeth McNeill commonplace book by Samuel McNeill( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Diary dated August 23, 1779-September 3, 1779. Describes events of Major General John Sullivan's expedition against the Iroquois, including marches in the area of Tioga, Catherinetown, and Seneca Lake. There are references to the destruction of Indian villages and the scalping of Indian dead, as well as to humane treatment of an old Indian woman prisoner. The book also includes some of Sullivan's general orders, an appraisal of McNeill's horse, and a receipt for it being taken into army service. The book was later used by Elizabeth McNeill as a miscellaneous notebook, containing culinary recipes for molasses cupcakes and pickling for beef, as well as recipes for medicine, prayers and religious maxims, hymns and poems, and accounts for repairing and making dresses
Portsmouth, to the Speaker of the [New Hampshire?] House of Representatives by John Sullivan( )

1 edition published in 1788 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Enclosing a letter from [former] Governor [John] Wentworth in answer to their request that he "forward the Books of Records to ... Daniel Rindge"; informing him that the books are now in Portsmouth, and wondering whether "it would not be advisable to appoint a committee to inspect the books before they are received."
 
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Alternative Names
John Sullivan Amerikaans officier (1740-1795)

John Sullivan generale e politico statunitense

John Sullivan nordamerikanischer Politiker, General im Amerikanischen Unabhängigkeitskrieg

Джон Салливан

جان سالیوان افسر، وکیل، و قاضی آمریکایی

جون سوليفان

존 설리번

ジョン・サリバン

约翰·沙利文

Languages
English (158)

Covers
A well-executed failure : the Sullivan campaign against the Iroquois, July-September 1779The wilderness war : a narrative