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Collection Reference Number GLC04855
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1789 
Title An Act providing for Payment of the Invalid Pensioners of the United States
Date 29 September 1789
Author Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814)  
Additional authors Beckley, John (1757-1807)
Document Type Government document
Content Description Signed by Otis as Secretary of the Senate and co-signed by John Beckley as Clerk of the House. Transfers the payments of military pensions from the state to the federal government.
Subjects Government and Civics  Congress  Finance  Revolutionary War  Military History  Soldier's Pay  Pension  Law  
People Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814)  Beckley, John (1757-1807)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Government & Politics; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859