Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

John Harris
MSA SC 3520-17224


Archival Sources:

"Extract of a letter from New York: Account of the battle on Long Island." American Archives S5 V2 107-108.

"Regulations adopted for Raising, Clothing, and Victualling the Forces to be raised in the Province." American Archives S4 V4 744.

"Return of the six Independent Companies and First Regiment of Maryland Regulars, in the service of the United Colonies, commanded by Colonel Smallwood." American Archives v2:567.

Return of Ramsey's Company. July 9, 1776. Maryland Historical Society, MS 1814.

Return of the Independent Companies and First Maryland Regiment, September 1776, Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783, pp. 21. National Archives. NARA M246. Record Group 93. Roll 0034. Folder 35, from

Return of the Independent Companies and First Maryland Regiment, October 1776, Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783, pp. 92. National Archives. NARA M246. Record Group 93. Roll 0034. Folder 35, from

Published Sources:

Alexander, Arthur. How Maryland Tried to Raise Her Continential Quotas. Maryland Historical Magazine 42, no. 3 (1947). 184-196.

Anderson, Enoch. Personal Recollections of Captain Enoch Anderson: Eyewitness Accounts of the American Revolution. New York: New York Times & Arno Press, 1971.

Mattson, Donald E. and Walz, Louis D. Old Fort Snelling Instruction Book for Fife: With Music of Early America. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1974.

Muster Rolls and Other Records of Service of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 18.

Neimeyer, Charles Patrick. The Revolutionary War. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2007.

Peterson, Harold L. The Book of the Continental Soldier. Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Company, 1968.

Tacyn, Mark Andrew. "'To The End:' The First Maryland Regiment and the American Revolution." PhD Dissertation, University of Maryland College Park, 1999.

White, William Carter. A History of Military Music in America. New York: Exposition Press, 1924.

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