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Report on the Petition of Absalom Baird

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manuscript File, RG93 view image
Document Information
Date August 25, 1786
Author Name John Pierce (primary) Location: Office of Army Accounts
Recipient Name Unknown Recipient (primary)
Summary Report on the petition of Absalom Baird by the Commissioner of Army Accounts
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
Document Notes This document is signed "Office of Army Accounts" but in John Pierce's handwriting.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Pierce; Doctor Absalom Baird; Congress; Commissioner of Army Accounts; army; hospital department; officers; corps of artificers; commissioner; continental battalion; office of army accounts; ;
Related Places Office of Army Accounts; Virginia;
Keywords petition; accounts; commutation; report; resolution; half pay; memorials; hardship; personal danger; act of congress; ;
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