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    [Revolutionary War]. Eight Military Documents: Discharges, Certifications, Pay Requests, a Letter of Resignation, and a Service Record. The discharges are for Josiah Reed "Of Capt Wilsons Company" (dated 1781) and Samuel Platt (1780). The certifications include those for Caleb Elic ("Connecticut Line in the Continental Army in the year 1781"); Josiah Read (1782); and Capt. James Belbee "in the Corps of Sappers & Miners" (1783). Also included is a request for the payment of wages to soldier David Mead; the resignation letter from Captain Oliver Hunts of "the Third Regiment Second Brigade Sixth Division of the Militia of the Commonwealth" (the request is granted below Hunts' letter); and the service record for Topher Betts, dating from 1777 to 1780. Documents exhibit some staining and age-toning. From the Donald P. Dow Collection.

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