Our Collection

At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 75,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World to soldiers’ letters from World War II and Vietnam. Explore primary sources, visit exhibitions in person or online, or bring your class on a field trip.

Lovez, David (fl. 1754) [Receipt for military wages from John North]

High-resolution images are available to schools and libraries via subscription to American History, 1493-1943. Check to see if your school or library already has a subscription. Or click here for more information. You may also order a pdf of the image from us here.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02542.32.02 Author/Creator: Lovez, David (fl. 1754) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 22 March 1754 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 11 x 18.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Certifies that he received eight pounds in military wages from John North for his services at Fort Frederick.

People: Lovez, David, fl. 1754

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Military HistoryFrench and Indian WarSoldier's PayFinanceMilitia

Sub Era:

Order a Copy Citation Guidelines for Online Resources