Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Samuel Huntington, 29 April 1781

From Samuel Huntington

Philadelphia, 29 Apr. 1781. Encloses a 20 Apr. 1781 resolution of Congress recommending that certain states make good the depreciation of monthly pay to the officers and soldiers belonging to the regiment of Colonel Moses Hazen who are considered part of their quotas in the same manner as they have done for the officers and soldiers in their respective state lines.

FC (Lb in DNA: RG 360, PCC); 1 p.; at head of text: “Governor Greene”; at foot of text: “N.B. The like to the Governors of New York, N. Jersey, Maryland & Virginia, and the Presidents of Pennsylvania & Delaware.” Enclosure: Resolution of Congress, 20 Apr. 1781 (JCC description begins Worthington C. Ford and others, eds., Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774–1789, Washington, D.C., 1904–37, 34 vols. description ends , xix, 428).

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