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Letter from William Amis to Cornelius Harnett
Amis, William
July 18, 1776
Volume 22, Pages 747-748

FROM WM. AMIS TO CORNELIUS HARNETT, ESQ.

Sir:

The Congress at Halifax appointed me commissary to the third Regiment of Continental Troops in this province and have supplied

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them until now, but cannot continue in that appointment without great loss. I therefore beg you will inform the Honourable Council that I desire to resign and hope they will appoint some other person to furnish the said Regiment for the future.

I am with great respect,
Your most humble Servant,
WM. AMIS.

July 18th, 1776.
To Hon. Corns. Harnett, Esqr.