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17056 Revolutionary War Pay Document signed by John Lawrence,
Connecticut Treasurer. Dated Oct 25, 1780. 6” x 8” The military
finances for the colony of Connecticut were handled by the Pay-Table,
also known as the Committee of Four during the American Revolution.
The signatures of three of the four of the Pay-Table were required for
an order to pay. In addition to Lawrence, this one is signed by
Hezekiah Rogers (an aide to Gen. Jedidiah Huntington) and Samuel
Lyman (member of the State House of Representatives and a Senator
and Judge). $100