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  • The Peacetime Military Establishment 1790 Author: James McHenry Recipient: [not available] Summary: An estimate of the Eventual Army based on the peace establishment. [no image]
  • Contemporary Copy of Letter Signed, Joseph Howell to Major Erkuries Beatty 1790 Author: Joseph Howell Recipient: Major Erkuries Beatty Summary: Howell includes a sample Bill of Exchange and says that at least twenty men can be included on one Bill.
  • Notification of Cherokee Declaration of War & Estimate of the Situation 1790 Author: Isaac Shelby Recipient: Henry Knox Summary: Postscript on letter envelope, informs Knox of recent declaration of war by several Cherokee villages (on whom seems to be unclear). Against the possible threat of a roving force of three to five-hundred warriors, Shelby has dispatched a number of thirty-day volunteer rangers to protect an outlying settlement.
  • Minutes from Creek Treaty 1790 Author: Henry Knox Recipient: [not available] Summary: Document, Minutes for Creek treaty; discusses Indians and husbandry.
  • Claims for Land 1790 Author: John Duncan Recipient: War Office Summary: Claims for land presented at the War Office by John Duncan, attorney to the following soldiers.
  • Account of Jacobus Wynkoop 1790 Author: Henry Knox Recipient: Joseph Howell Summary: Asks when Wynkoop was commander with the state of New York and whether he was paid.