1778The town voted to supply soldiers with clothing.Government and Public Service, Military

Minutes of Town Meeting, August 20th, 1778. Gloucester Town Records, 1753-1800, 1800, p. 211.
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Minutes of Town Meeting, August 20th, 1778. Gloucester Town Records, 1753-1800, 1800, p. 211.

It was voted at a town meeting that the selectmen were to notify the parishes asking “all persons that can to bring in to the selectmen shirts shoes & stockings for the army not exceeding 137 of each on or before the 20th of September next.” (Town Records, 211)

Gloucester Town Records, 1753-1800. Vol. 3, 1800, http://archive.org/details/townrecords17531800
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