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Problems Issuing Land to Soldiers

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionVirginia State Library: Executive Papers, Office of Governors Letters view image
CollectionPrinted Version only (no image)
PublicationPalmer, William P., ed. Calendar of Virginia State Papers and Other Manuscripts. 11 Vols. Richmond: 1875-1883. Reprinted. New York: Kraus Reprint Corp., 1968. (no image)
Document Information
Date July 3, 1795
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Henry Lee (primary)
Summary Obligation of state or Congress to issue land grants to soldiers and officers explained in detail. New rules issued in letter.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes VP,VIII,266
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Lee; Timothy Pickering; soldiers; officers; militia; Congress; Robert Brooke; Colonel Anderson; Indians;
Related Places War Office; Virginia; state; Congress; Ohio River;
Keywords warrants;
Key Phrases [not available]

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