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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.278
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1700-1753 
Title Order to pay Martin Howard nine pounds and seventeen shillings
Date 23 July 1746
Author Martin, James (fl. 1746)  
Document Type Business and financial document; Military document
Content Description Payment due for Howard's appearance in court for the Samuel Bannister case "and for impressing Men in the Expedition against Cape Breton" during the British conflict with French and Indian forces during King George's War. Sent from Rhode Island Secretary Martin to General Treasurer John Gardener.
Subjects Soldier's Pay  Conscription  Finance  French and Indian War  Impressment  Military History  Law  Government and Civics  
People Martin, James (fl. 1746)  Gardner, John (1696-1770)  
Place written Newport, Rhode Island
Theme French & Indian Wars; Law; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859