Revolutionary War Receipt for Soldier's Wages
Category: Revolutionary War
Item Number: 3811
Revolutionary War Receipt from Comptroller's office of Oliver Walcott dated April 7, 1789 Hartford, Connecticut. The receipt is signed by William Benvour, who was 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. Benvour received one pounds, thirteen shillings, and six pence. Signed "William Benvour in the lower right hand corner. Excellent condition with dark clear signatures and writing.