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Half pay for widows

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Ltrs Sent, J Howell, Comm. Accounts, RG93 view image
Document Information
Date July 31, 1788
Author Name Joseph Howell (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Jonathan Nicholson (primary)
Summary Writes on the subject of half pay to make provisions to widows of soldiers who died or were killed, as is recommended by Act of Congress 17 August, 1779.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Cited in Howell to Nicholson, 08/11/1788. Cited in Howell to Nicholson, 08/26/1788.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Nicholson; Joseph Howell; widows; William Montgomery; Eleanor Montgomery; soldiers; pensioners; congress; 4th Pennsylvania Regiment; ;
Related Places New York; Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords half pay; act of congress; laws; ;
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