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Gault, Andrew (fl. 1815) [Receipt of payment for army service]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03436.08 Author/Creator: Gault, Andrew (fl. 1815) Place Written: Portsmouth, New Hampshire Type: Printed document signed Date: circa 1815 Pagination: 1 p. ; 11.6 x 19.9 cm.

Summary of Content: Partially printed document. Gault receives payment for his service as a musician in Captain Edward Fuller's Company of the New Hampshire Militia.

People: Gault, Andrew, fl. 1815
Whitehouse, [Samuel?], fl. 1815
Cutter, Jacob, 1771-1857
Fuller, Edward, fl. 1815

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: War of 1812Military HistorySoldier's PayFinanceMilitiaArt, Music, Theater, and Film

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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