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Poggi, Anthony C. (fl. 1790-1791) [Receipt]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08633 Author/Creator: Poggi, Anthony C. (fl. 1790-1791) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Document signed Date: 28 April 1790 Pagination: 1 p. ; 10 x 20.2 cm.

Summary of Content: Partially printed document with subsequent information written in by hand. Note of receipt to Henry Knox for three guineas for the subscription of two prints, one of the battle at Bunker Hill and the other of the death of General Richard Montgomery. Countersigned by the artist, John Trumbull.

People: Trumbull, John, 1756-1843
Poggi, Anthony C., fl. 1790-1791
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Montgomery, Richard, 1738-1775

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Personal / Business ReceiptsRevolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralMilitary HistoryArt, Music, Theater, and FilmBattleBattle of Bunker HillDeathCanada

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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