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    [Americana]. REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF CLAIMS, TO WHOM WERE RE-COMMITTED THE PETITION OF HENRY HILL; AND SEVERAL REPORTS THEREON. 13TH JANUARY 1797. COMMITTED TO A COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE ON MONDAY NEXT. 22D NOVEMBER 1797...PUBLISHED BY ORDER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES. [Philadelphia: 1797]. [3], 46-48, [2 blanks] [as issued]. Folded, spine wear, light fox, light wear. Good+. The Committee reports on a complicated series of transactions involving the purchase of supplies for the Revolutionary Army, concludes that the United States has erroneously received "a double credit for the same sum," and that the sum ought to be reimbursed. Henry Hill was an assignee of the original creditor. Bristol B10140. Shipton & Mooney 48289.


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