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Petition of Arthur Dent, 1774 May 11.

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Abstract

Contains a petition of Arthur Dent to the Speaker & House of Burgesses asking for relief for wounds he received while a soldier in the Virginia Regiment under Col. Washington during the French & Indian War. Includes a transcription of the petition copied from the Virginia Magazine of History & Biography.