Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter, (a native of Cranston, Rhode-Island,) who was a soldier in the American revolution ... after which he was taken prisoner by the British, conveyed to England, where for 30 years he obtained a livelihood ... by crying "Old chairs to mend"

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Main Author: Potter, Israel, 1744-1826?
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Providence [RI] : Printed by J. Howard, for I.R. Potter, 1824.
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245 1 0 |a Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter, (a native of Cranston, Rhode-Island,) who was a soldier in the American revolution ... after which he was taken prisoner by the British, conveyed to England, where for 30 years he obtained a livelihood ... by crying "Old chairs to mend" 
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300 |a 108 p. :  |b ill. ;  |c 17 cm. 
500 |a Potter served in Capt. Edmund Johnson's company, 1st R.I. regiment at Bunker hill; later being transferred to the brigantine "Washington." The vessel was captured and the crew taken to England where Potter escaped from his captors. 
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651 0 |a United States  |x History  |y Revolution, 1775-1783  |v Personal narratives. 
651 0 |a United States  |x History  |y Revolution, 1775-1783  |x Prisoners and prisons. 
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