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|Collection Reference Number
|From Archive Folder
|The Henry Knox Papers  January-April 1785
|Congressional resolution establishing the salary for the Secretary at War with Henry Knox's appointment as Secretary at War
|4 March 1785
|United States. Continental Congress.
|Thomson, Charles (1729-1824)
|Government document; Military document
|Signed by Charles Thomson as Secretary of Congress. Contains two separate sections. In the first, dated 4 March 1785, Congress resolves that the salary for the Secretary at War will be 2,450 dollars per year. The second part, signed by Thomson 8 March 1785, announces the election of Knox as Secretary at War. Bottom portion of the page is missing.
|Continental Congress Congress Government and Civics Revolutionary War General Finance
|Thomson, Charles (1729-1824) Knox, Henry (1750-1806)
|New York, New York
|Government & Politics; Creating a New Government
|The Henry Knox Papers
|The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
|Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859