Delay in the Pay of Lieutenant Staats Morris

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Date April 19, 1794
Author Name Staats Morris (primary) Location: Fort Fidius
Recipient Name Joseph Howell (primary)
Summary Lieutenant Morris expresses to Howell his distress at having not been paid for seventeen months, a delay that has so exhausted his feeble resources that he has been obliged to seek credit from the contractor.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Joseph Howell; Staats Morris; agent; contractor; ;
Related Places Fort Fidius; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords account; pay; fever; immediate settlement; ration; expenses; credit; ;
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