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1781 Revolutionary War Signed Pay Receipts for Service in Sutton, Massachusetts

Item Details

Item Type Certificates
Period Late 18th Century
Date February 26, 1781
Subject Payment for engagement in the Continental Service for the town of Sutton, Massachusetts.
Autographed Yes
Autograph(s) Various signatures
Number of Items 1
Additional Information The page lists the signatures of seven men who received in lawful silver money and paper money the equivalent of £90 for their Continental Service, five men who received £70 and one man receiving £96. A typed card with this information is attached to the verso of the transparent sleeve.

Condition

-wear to the edges, pencil marking to the top edge; chipping, tears and foxing consistent with age; protected in transparent sleeve; writing and tear to tape attached card.

Dimensions

9.75" W x 13.5" H x 0.1" D

- measures protective sleeve.
- document measures 8.5" W x 12.5" H.

Item #

ITMG421101

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