Transcriptions closed on May 15, 2018. Read more details here.

Cost of Postage, Housing Troops

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date August 29, 1794
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Billing of postage on Gen. Wayne's dispatches mentioned. General meeting at Redstone held, results not yet known. Garrison at Fort Fayette to received reinforcements, necessity to build additional barracks to house troops. Kentucky boat sent forward with bags of oats.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Stagg to Craig, 09/06/1794.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Isaac Craig; John Stagg; Major Stagg; General Anthony Wayne; Colonel Pickering; Samuel Hodgdon; commissioners; garrison; barracks; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; neighborhood; Red Stone; Redstone; Fort Fayette; Kentucky; ;
Keywords weekly mail; letter; dispatches; postage; Kentucky boat; boat; oats; quarters; barracks; corn; twilled bags; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

[Note: Transcriptions are works in progress and maybe partial. Please help us correct any errors or omissions by signing up for a transcription account.]
[not available]