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Revolutionary Era broadsides, 1775-1783
United States. Continental Congress
By the United States of America, in Congress assembled, March 22d, 1783. : On the report of a committee to whom was referred a motion of Mr. Dyer, together with the memorial of the officers of the army …
1 sheet ( p.) ; 43 x 14 cm
Amending a resolution of Oct. 21, 1780, and giving five years of full pay instead of half-pay for life to retiring army officers. Signed at end: Charles Thomson, sec. References: Bristol B5826; Shipton & Mooney 44474.
Broadsides -- SY1783 no.20
Military pensions--Law and legislation--United States--Revolution, 1775-1783
United States. Continental Army--Pay, allowances, etc.
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Veterans
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