Revolutionary War Receipt for Soldier's Wages
Category: Revolutionary War
Item Number: 3809
Revolutionary War Receipt from Comptroller's office of Oliver Walcott dated April 9, 1789 Hartford, Connecticut. The receipt is signed by Eldad Shepard, a soldier in the American Revolution. This receipt was for the States Notes that were issued during the Revolutionary War and were then redeemed by the soldier. Shepard received three pounds, eleven shillings, and three pence. Signed "Eldad Shepard" in the lower right corner. Excellent condition,with dark clear signatures and writing.