Recollections of Dover in 1824 Volume 1909

Recollections of Dover in 1824 Volume 1909

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...Bay............. I 5...... do Rhode Island................ 2...... do Connecticut.................. 8...... do New York................... 4...... do New Jersey.............. 4...... do Pensylvania.................. I2...... do Delaware.................... 1...... do Maryland.................... 8...... do Virginia..................... I5...... d0' North Carolina............... 9...... do South Carolina................ 6...... do Georgia...................... I...... do Total......... 88 That 20 Dollars be given as A bounty to each non Commissioned Oflicer and Private Soldier, who shall Inlist During the War, unless sooner Discharged By Congress; That Congress make provision for granting Lands in the following proportions to the Offs and Soldiers who Shall so in_gage in the Service & Continue therein to the Close of the War, or until Descharg'd by Congress, & to the Representatives of Such Offs and Soldiers as Shall be Slain by the Enemy; Such Lands to be provided by the United States and Whatever expense Shall be Necessary to procure Such Lands, the Said expence shall be paid and Borne by the States in the same proportion as the other Expense of the War. To A Colonel.................. 500......Acres A Lt. Col...................45o...... do A Major...................400...... do A Captain..................300...... do A Lieutenant...............200...... do An Ensign..................150...... do Each non Commissioned Officer & Soldier. I00...... do That Appointment of all officers & filling up Vacancies (except Genl Offs) be left to the Governments of the several States and that every State provide Arms, Cloathing and every Necessary for its Quota of Troops According to the foregoing estimate, the expense of...show more

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  • Paperback | 94 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 181g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236824261
  • 9781236824264