African Americans during the Revolutionary War

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Moore, G. H., 1823-1892. Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American army of the revolution New York: C.T. Evans, 1862.
This brief publication, written by historian and librarian George Henry Moore during the Civil War, provides insights on the government and military debates regarding the employment of African Americans, enslaved and free, during the Revolutionary War. This chart was taken from an official record. It contains information about African American soldiers under the immediate command of General Washington.