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United States. Congress [Resolves respecting the Army]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.02591 Author/Creator: United States. Congress Place Written: Princeton, New Jersey Type: Manuscript document Date: 30 September - 13 October 1783 Pagination: 3 p. : docket ; 33.3 x 21 cm.

List of resolves respecting the issuing of commissions, rank and promotions. Signed "B. Lincoln" by a secretary for General Lincoln.

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