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Manuscript Group 129
TRIMBLE FAMILY PAPERS
1762-1867 (bulk 1781-1836)
.25 cu. ft.


Papers, dealing mostly with land matters, of James Trimble, who served as assistant secretary of the Supreme Executive Council, 1775-1791, and as deputy secretary of the Commonwealth, 1791-1836, and those of his son, Dr. James Trimble, army surgeon during the War of 1812. Dr. Trimble's papers include provision returns, 1815, and receipts for provisions-sugar, milk, wine, etc.-used in the medical department of the military establishment, 1813-1814.



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