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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.609.06
From Archive Folder Receipts of payment from the State of Connecticut 
Title Authorization for the transmission of pay rolls
Date 10 April 1776
Author Seymour, Thomas (fl. 1775)  
Additional authors Douglas, William (1742-1777)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Thomas Seymour signs on behalf of the Colony of Connecticut. Countersigned by William Douglas. Seymour and Douglas confirm that the Connecticut Colony Committee, by order of Governor Jonathan Trumbull, required that an express was sent to Hartford to carry unspecified pay rolls to General Schuyler (possibly Philip Schuyler).
Subjects Military History  Revolutionary War  Soldier's Pay  Finance  Government and Civics  
People Douglas, William (1742-1777)  Seymour, Thomas (fl. 1775)  Schuyler, Philip John (1733-1804)  Trumbull, Jonathan (1710-1785)  
Place written Hartford, Connecticut
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Douglas, of Northford, was Captain of the 6th company of the 1st Connecticut regiment commanded by General David Wooster.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859