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life, anecdotes, and heroic exploits of Israel Putnam, Major-General in the Revolutionary War.

by Humphreys, David

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Published by M.C. Younglove & Co. in Cleveland, OH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Putnam, Israel, 1718-1790

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMemoirs of Major-General Putnam.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE207.P9 H985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66, [6] p. :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7006020M
    LC Control Number09006999
    OCLC/WorldCa13452652

    The Life and Public Services of Arthur St. Clair, Soldier of the Revolutionary War, President of the Continental Congress, and Governor of the Northwestern Territory: Correspondence and Others Papers, Arranged and Annotated. Cincinnati, Ohio: Robert Clarke, 1. William Stone Montgomery (–), a captain in the 9th Regiment of Foot, was wounded and captured during a skirmish at Fort Ann, N.Y., on 8 July. The son of Sir William Montgomery of Dublin, he entered the British army in as a cornet in the 9th Regiment of Dragoons, and after several changes of regiment, he became a captain in the 9th Regiment in May

    The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) is part of the National Archives. Through its grants program, the NHPRC supports a wide range of activities to preserve, publish, and encourage the use of documentary sources, relating to the history of the United States, and research and development projects to bring historical records to the public. "General Putnam encouraged us very much," relates a soldier, Samuel Jones, "and rode up and down behind us; his horse was all of a lather, and the battle was going on very hotly at the time." The above article is taken from the book Israel Putnam, Pioneer, Ranger, and Major-General by William Farrand Livingston, The Knickerbocker Press,

    - Israel Putnam Esqr. Major General of the Connecticut forces, and Commander-in-Chief at the engagement on Bunckers Hill 15 June (Three-quarter length). Mezzotint, , after J. . Israel Putnam - Major General Click on an image to view full-sized Israel Putnam PUTNAM, Israel, soldier, born in that part of the town of Salem, Massachusetts, which has since been set off as the town of Danvers, 7 January, ; died in Brooklyn, Connecticut, 19 May, His great-grandfather, John Putnam, with his wife, Priscilla, came from England in , and settled in Salem.


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This reproduction was printed from a digital file created at the Library of Congress as part of an extensive scanning effort started with a generous donation from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Israel Putnam (January 7, – ), popularly known as "Old Put", was an American army general officer who fought with distinction at the Battle of Bunker Hill during the American Revolutionary War (–).

He also served notably as an officer with Rogers' Rangers during the French and Indian War (–), when he was captured by Mohawk s/wars: French and Indian War, Pontiac's War. The Life and Heroic Exploits of Israel Putnam, Major-General in the Revolutionary War: Illustrated With Plates, From Original Designs (Classic Reprint) [Humphreys, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Life and Heroic Exploits of Israel Putnam, Major-General in the Revolutionary War: Illustrated With PlatesAuthor: David Humphreys. Life this from a library. The life and heroic exploits of Israel Putnam, major-general in the Revolutionary War.

[David Humphreys; Samuel Swett]. Israel Putnam () Israel Putnam, a patriot and Revolutionary War veteran, is most famous today for his bravery during the Battle of Bunker Hill. Originally from Massachusetts, a year-old Putnam moved to what is now Pomfret in There, local residents credited him with crawling into a wolf den and killing the last known wolf in Connecticut.

The life and heroic exploits of Israel Putnam: major-general in the Revolutionary War. under title: An essay on the life of the honorable Major-General Israel Putnam.

Description: pages: illustrations ; 15 cm: Other Titles: Essay on the life of the honorable Major-General Israel Putman major-general in the Revolutionary War\/span. The life anecdotes and heroic exploits of Israel Putnam Major-General in the Revolutionary War David Humphreys ISBN ISBN   The Life of Israel Putnam, Major General in the Army of the American Revolution.

Published by George F. Cooledge & Brother, Booksellers, New York, NY. Dawson, Henry B. Battles of the United States by Sea & Land, Revolutionary and Indian Wars In Two Volumes. Johnson, Fry & Company, New York, NY. Drake, Samuel Adams. BiographiesBates, Albert C, ed.

The Two Putnams: Israel and Rufus in the Havana Expedition and in the Mississippi River Exploration with Some Account of The Company of Military Adventurers. Hartford: Connecticut Historical Society, Cruson, Daniel. Putnam’s Revolutionary War Winter Encampment: The History and Archaeology of Putnam Memorial State Park.

The life, anecdotes, and heroic exploits of Israel Putnam, Major-General in the Revolutionary War. Title from cover. Caption title: Memoirs of Major-General Putnam. The life of Israel Putnam, major-general in the army of the American revolution.

(New York, Derby & Jackson, ), by William Cutter (page images at HathiTrust) The life, anecdotes, and heroic exploits of Israel Putnam, Major-General in the Revolutionary War.

The Life, Anecdotes, and Heroic Exploits of Israel Putnam, Major-General in the Revolutionary War - War College Series avg rating — 0 ratings Want to Read saving /5. Tarbox will leave you, at the end of this book, with no doubt in your mind--not a shred--that Dearborn was wrong about Israel Putnam's character, and furthermore that General Putnam commanded the American troops that day, not Colonel Prescott.

Life of Israel Putnam ("Old Put"), Major-General in the Continental Army is a fascinating read. A colorful figure of 18th-century America, Israel Putnam () played a key role in both the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War. In he barely escaped from being burned alive by Mohawk warriors.

He later commanded a Brand: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers. [General David Humphreys, half-length portrait] Contributor Names Stuart, Gilbert,artist Detroit Publishing Co., publisher Created / Published [between and ] Subject Headings. Rufus Putnam (April 9, – May 4, ) was a colonial military officer during the French and Indian War, and a general in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.

As an organizer of the Ohio Company, he was instrumental in the initial settling of the Northwest Territory in present-day Ohio following the war. He was known as "Father of the Northwest Territory"Rank: Brigadier General. The Life, Anecdotes, and Heroic Exploits of Israel Putnam, Major-General in the Revolutionary War - War College Series by David Humphreys avg rating — 0 ratings.

Israel Putnam, (born January 7,Salem Village [now Danvers], Massachusetts [U.S.]—diedPomfret, Connecticut, U.S.), American general in the American Revolution. After moving to Pomfret, Connecticut, aboutPutnam became a prosperous farmer.

He saw service throughout the French and Indian War, being captured by Indians and rising to the rank of lieutenant colonel in. Putnam, ISRAEL, military officer; born in Salem (the part now Danvers), Massachusetts, January 7, ; he settled in Pomfret, Connecticut, inwhere he acquired a good estate; raised a company, and served in the French and Indian War with so much efficiency that .Two years before his death his biographer, Colonel Humphreys, finished his ” Essay on the life of the Honorable Major-General Israel Putnam.” It is said that this was the first biography attempted in America, and we are certainly indebted to Colonel Humphreys for selecting from the hundreds of lives about him our Connecticut hero.David Humphreys was aide-de-camp to Washington during the American Revolution.

His Life of Israel Putnam, originally published inhas rightly been described as “the first biography of an American written by an American.” It is, as William C. Dowling observes, “a classic of revolutionary writing, very readable and immensely interesting in what it says about the temper of the new.