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Collection Reference Number GLC01468
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1782 
Title Authorization for payment to General William Howe's forces in New York
Date 17 July 1782
Author Dorchester, Guy Carleton, Baron (1724-1808)  
Document Type Military document; Business and financial document
Content Description Dating from the final months of British occupation of New York during the American Revolution. To Deputy Paymaster William Deane Poyntz. Countersigned by W. Morgan. Payment of 246 pounds, 19 shillings, and 4 pence sterling for the provisions of Howe's 23rd Regiment of Foot. Money to be paid to Paymaster Captain James Drury. Partly printed document, numbered 38.
Subjects Global History and Civics  Revolutionary War  Military History  Soldier's Pay  Finance  
People Dorchester, Guy Carleton, Baron (1724-1808)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme The American Revolution; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Carleton was Governor of Quebec and General and Commander in chief of all British forces in the American colonies.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859