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Sherwood, Justus (1747-1798) [Reciept for payment]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04764.16 Author/Creator: Sherwood, Justus (1747-1798) Place Written: Skenesboro, New York Type: Autograph document signed Date: 24 July 1777 Pagination: 1 p. ; 6.7 x 11.6 cm.

Summary of Content: Written in Skenesborough or Skenesboro, which is now Whitehall, New York. Reminds recipient that his last piece of correspondence mentioned his petition to Lieutenant General John Burgoyne for over 18 pounds sterling.

Background Information:

People: Kingston, Robert M., fl. 1776-1779

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralSoldier's PayPetitionMilitary HistoryGlobal History and CivicsForeign Affairs

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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