HANDWRITTEN RECEIPT TO THE TOWN OF MIDDLETOWN, CONNECTICUT FOR DIMOCK'S SERVICES IN 1862 RELATED TO THE CIVIL WAR. Middletown / Dimock Connecticut, Leverett.

HANDWRITTEN RECEIPT TO THE TOWN OF MIDDLETOWN, CONNECTICUT FOR DIMOCK'S SERVICES IN 1862 RELATED TO THE CIVIL WAR

1862. Original manuscript. Written neatly in sepia ink on a slip of paper, 4.75" x 7.75". Six itemized charges, including: "Sept 2nd - To putting up bills headed remember the war meeting - .50"; "3rd - To putting up bills for Irish meeting - .50"; "5th and 9th - Distributing notices of draft - $2.00" ... "13th - To distributing notices for drafted men to appear Sept 15th - $1.50". The total is $6.50. Dated Sept 5th [?] 1862, and signed "Received Payment / Leverett Dimock." Docketed on the verso in October, 1862. Fine. Item #040564

Leverett Dimock was a Middletown, Connecticut constable at the time [see "The (Middletown) Constitution," Wednesday, October 8, 1862].

Price: $65.00