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Report of Robert Benson


Mr˙ Robert Benson, one of the Secretaries, informed the Congress that, by order of the Committee of Safety, he had attended the removing the Records from the Secretary' s Office, and had been obliged to employ ten Cartmen for that purpose, who charged him four Shillings each for that service.

Ordered, That Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Esq˙, as Treasurer of this Congress, pay to Mr˙ Robert Benson forty Shillings, to pay the said Cartmen.