Pomroy Jones to Governor Tilden, page 1, 1875, large image

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Pomroy Jones to Governor Tilden, page 1, 1875, large image

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Lairdsville Oneida Co.
August 4th 1875

Governor Tilden
Dear Sir. I yesterday received
a letter from comptroller Hopkins that
the bill providing for the redemption of
the Certificates of the Militia of the War of
1812 had failed to become law. Whether
there was a motive in sending [these circulars?]
you can judge as well as myself. When
I read in the papers that Gov. Tilden had
refused to sign the bill making the appropriation
I was sorely disappointed. The
State had made itself morally & legally
responsible to pay these Certificates. Gov.
Seymour saw this and recommended in
one of messages their payment. I think that
when you come to review the situation that
after we had petitioned & repetitioned


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Pomroy Jones to Governor Tilden, August 4, 1875. Old Soldiers claims. Samuel J. Tilden Papers. Series I. Correspondence. I.F. Gubernatorial, 1874-1876. Proposed legislation. Digital Collections, The New York Public Library.

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Links related to Pomroy Jones NYPL [2], Pomroy Jones' History of the Town of Sangerfield (1851) [3], findagrave.com [4]

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