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Proper Deductions

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
Document Information
Date August 6, 1798
Author Name Samuel Dyson (primary) Location: Fort McHenry
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary If two month's pay is twelve dollars than the pay for twenty days must be $2.66. The deductions seem to have used the same principle in all cases so Dyson may have made an error in his payroll.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Samuel Dyson;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort McHenry;
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