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Sylvester, Thomas B. (fl. 1812) to Jacob Bailey

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02669.002 Author/Creator: Sylvester, Thomas B. (fl. 1812) Place Written: Poland, Maine Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 2 January 1812 Pagination: 1 p. ; 32.2 x 17.6 cm.

Summary of Content: A letter written by Thomas B. Sylvester to Jacob Bailey. Sylvester informs Bailey of his arrival with money to pay the soldiers their advances. A large piece of the document is missing and there is significant context loss.

People: Samuel Clark

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Military ServiceMoneyPaymentMuster Rolls and ReturnsWar of 1812

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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