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1696-08-01, Payment of arrears for the Fusiliers
Two copies of a July 1, 1696 Broadside that provided a process for paying arrears on behalf of the Fusiliers (British infantry). Gov. Benjamin
Fletcher made this order so that creditors would be paid. Of note, there are two damaged areas in both copies, as the first is a copy of the original
second. (Digitized from a microfilm copy of title originally held by the New York Historical Society Library c. 1); New York State Library (c. 2)).
Title:   By His Excellency Coll. Benjamin Fletcher, captain general and governour in chief of His Majesties province of New-York, &c. A proclamation : Whereas for the ease and conveniency of the fuzileers that were in His Majesties service upon the fronteers of the province ... such persons as have credited the said fuzillers, on account of their said pay, to bring in their tickets or accounts, to the accountant general ... Given at Fort William Henry, the first day of August ... annoq ; Domini 1696.
OCLC Number:   62817037
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