Waldo, Albigence, 1750-1794, A.MS.; Pomfret, Conn., 4 sides (10 pages), circa 1785
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- Albigence Waldo Papers,.. 176817931768-1793 (inclusive), undated.
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Contains an appeal by Waldo to the Connecticut state legislature to absolve him of debt. Waldo recounts his service during the Revolutionary War, including his time at Valley Forge, and attributes his financial difficulties to low wages paid while he was a Continental Army surgeon.