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Assumed debt powers of attorney and receipts

Label
Assumed debt powers of attorney and receipts, 1794-1799
Title
Assumed debt powers of attorney and receipts
Inclusive dates
1794-1799
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Administration of State Government: Military Expenditures - Revolutionary War. Military Service Pay
  • A power of attorney contains the names of the person giving the power and the one receiving it, the extent of the power,and the date. Each receipt contains the date, the amount received, the name of the person from whom the money was received, and the reason for the payment. Items cover the years 1794 and 1799
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Biographical or historical data
During its session begun in October 1782 the General Assembly passed an act authorizing officers and soldiers to receive interest annually on pay certificates. Some soldiers did not receive their pay until several years following the end of the war.
Citation location within source
entry no. 222
Citation source
Auditor of Public Accounts inventory
Label
Assumed debt powers of attorney and receipts
Arrangement
Alphabetical by subject and chronological thereunder.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
19
Immediate source of acquisition
Assumed debt, powers of attorney and receipts, 1794-1799,
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000484884
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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