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Item # 654288
October 2, 1799
THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Oct. 2, 1799
* Early United States government
* Salaries for public officials
The back page has: "An Act to Augment the Salaries of the Officers Therein Mentioned" which has a list of key positions including their salaries. A few include: Sec. of the Treasury, $5,000; Sec. of War, $4,500;The Postmaster General, $3,000, etc. (see).
Four pages, various foxing and damp staining cause no loss of readability, otherwise good.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's