State of Massachusetts-Bay, in the House of Representatives, February 4, 1779.

On the petition of the officers ... in behalf of themselves and the soldiers under their command. Resolved, that the selectmen or committees ... are enjoined to supply the families of ... soldiers inlisted from their respective towns ... in manner directed by a resolve ... passed upon the 10th day of October, one thousand seven hundred and seventy seven ...

Publisher: Printed by Thomas and John Fleet in [Boston

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  • United States. -- Continental Army -- Pay, allowances, etc.,
  • Family allowances -- Massachusetts.,
  • Military dependents -- Massachusetts.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Economic aspects.

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 16360.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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Open LibraryOL21289909M

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