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Congressional Resolve & Instructions for Physical Examinations of Invalid's Pension Claimants from Massachusetts

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CollectionHarvard University: John Lowell Papers view image
Document Information
Date May 26, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name John Lowell (primary)
Summary Forwards a Congressional resolution to send to district judges the cases of men who have applied for invalid's pensions but not been adequately examined by physicians. Thus also sends the list of men applying for pensions from Massachusetts, instructing Lowell to direct the re-examinations.
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes The collection duplicates itself.
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Related Persons/Groups John Lowell; James McHenry; Congress; Secretary of War; district judges; physicians; ;
Related Places War Office; Massachusetts; ;
Keywords resolve of Congress; regulation of claims to invalid pensions; disability; names; defective returns; reexamination; ;
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