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Cession of Illinois Territory by Virginia

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Ltrs Sent, J Pierce, Comm. Accounts, RG93 view image
Document Information
Date April 1, 1788
Author Name John Pierce (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Mr. Wadsworth (primary)
Summary Encloses a statement of the arguments respecting the settling of the accounts of expenses incurred by Virginia for ceding the Illinois Territory to the national government.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes [not available]
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Related Persons/Groups Wadsworth; John Pierce; Board of Commissioners; committee; Congress;
Related Places New York; Virginia; Illinois Territory;
Keywords Cession;
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