Letter from the Secretary at War, Accompanying a Report and Sundry Statements, Supplementary to His Report Received the 16th Instant, in Pursuance of Two Resolutions of This House of the 28th of March Last

Letter from the Secretary at War, Accompanying a Report and Sundry Statements, Supplementary to His Report Received the 16th Instant, in Pursuance of Two Resolutions of This House of the 28th of March Last : 23rd April, 1798; Referred to the Committee of T

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Excerpt from Letter From the Secretary at War, Accompanying a Report and Sundry Statements, Supplementary to His Report Received the 16th Instant, in Pursuance of Two Resolutions of This House of the 28th of March Last: 23rd April, 1798; Referred to the Committee of the Whole House, to Whom Is Committed the Bill Making Appropriations for the Military Establishment for the Year 1798, and for Other Purposes I have 'left a blankfor the fum to be filled for tlie pay and' fubfiftence Of the crew of the gallies, by the ldireetion of General Wilkinfon, that it may be in ferted. By you. General Wilkinfon all'edges, that it will require fixty men to work each galley; if thefe are to be paid by the quarter-mailer Department, it will require a large fumn The_.lea{t wagesfthat can be expeeted to be given to men engaged exprefsly for this fervice, would be from ten to twelve dollars per month, At this rate the pay for two hundred and forty men for a year, would be dollars; but ihould fewer be employed, and part of them troops, it would Pcill lellen the fum, which is to be regulated by you. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 20 pages
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  • United States
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  • 0243126514
  • 9780243126514