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Circular letter from a committee appointed by the officers of the Massachusetts line of the federal army, to the officers in the different states : Boston, (Massachusetts) February 28, 1792.

Other author/creatorEustis, William, 1753-1825.
Other author/creatorLincoln, Benjamin, 1733-1810.
Format Book and Microform
Publication Info[United States] : [publisher not identified], [1809]
Description1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) ; 33 x 39 cm.
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46594
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46594. ^A478749
General noteConcerning claims for compensation for losses sustained by the officers and soldiers during the Revolutionary War. Signed: W. Eustis [and five others].
General noteFollowed by the "Petition of the Massachusetts officers to Congress," signed by B. Lincoln, and a resolution passed "at a respectable meeting of the officers of the late American army on the 4th of July, 1792, in the city of New-York."
General noteDated 1792 by Bristol. However, use of the short "s" suggests a later printing date. The only known copy, held by the American Antiquarian Society, is inscribed on verso "The Honble Mr. Mathewson of the Senate of the United States. Washington. Circular letter recd. Jan. 6, 1810," and is postmarked Dec. 30.
General noteText in four columns; printed area measures 24.3 x 25.1 cm.
General noteNot in Shaw & Shoemaker.
References Bristol B8165
References Shipton & Mooney 46594
Reproduction noteJoyner- Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46594).

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