State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, November 18, 1779. Resolved, that Capt. Ezra Lunt be, and hereby is appointed a commissary of this state, to reside at or near the Continental Army ...

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  • Lunt, Ezra, -- 1743-1803.,
  • United States. -- Continental Army -- Commissariat.,
  • United States. -- Continental Army -- Supplies and stores.,
  • United States. -- Continental Army -- Job descriptions.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Supplies.

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43654.
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Pagination1 sheet ([2] p.)
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