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Clothing for the Southern Army

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 2d Cong, Sec Treas Rep, Vol II, III, IV, RG233 view image
Document Information
Date January 22, 1783
Author Name Benjamin Lincoln (primary)
Recipient Name Nathaniel Greene (primary)
Summary Clothing purchased for the Southern Army by General Greene. Greene has advised that he has drawn bills on the Superintendant of Finance for the amount of the purchase. This purchase will allow Lincoln to send the clothing purchased in Virginia to the main Army.
Document Format Letter
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes This particular transcribed letter preceded by the annotation - Extract of a letter from the Secretary at War to the Commander in Chief Recepient seems to have been General Washington, not General Greene Letter contained in document titled "Extracts from the Secretary of War's letters to the late Major General Greene"
Related Persons/Groups Nathaniel Greene; Benjamin Lincoln; Commander in Cheif; Southern army; General Greene; the Superintendant of Finance; the main Army;
Related Places Virginia;
Keywords Clothing; Southern Army; bills; quantity of clothing; main Army;
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