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Orders for Organizing Militia

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CollectionHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Dreer Collection view image
Document Information
Date August 7, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Henry Lee (primary)
Summary Enclosed proclamation regarding the governing of the western parts of Pennsylvania, includes rules on militia.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Hamilton to Lee, 09/03/1794.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Lee; Henry Knox; militia; Secretary of War; President Washington; Governor Henry Lee; Governor of Virginia; officers; non commissioned officers; privates; corps; infantry; cavalry; troops; Edmund Randolph; ;
Related Places War Department; Pennsylvania; Virginia; New Jersey; Maryland; ;
Keywords Whiskey Rebellion; insurrection; Pennsylvania insurrection; proclamation; tents; camp kettles; articles; camp equipage; musket cartridges; artillery; ammunition; rations; supply; ;
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