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    [Revolutionary War]. Eighteenth-Century (27th April, 1775) Payment Request Addressed to Continental Army Supplier, Capt. Jeremiah Wadsworth. Signed by Pantrey Jones. Good. Wadsworth (1743-1804) was appointed Deputy Commissary General of Purchases in 1777 (which he later resigned), and became Commissary General in 1778 (resigning in 1779 to become Commissary for the French until 1783. He was also Connecticut's representative to the Continental Congress as well as the United States House of Representatives. Although none of this document is in his hand, it is still an interesting artifact of the Revolutionary War.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    10th Thursday
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