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Transport of Prisoner, Provisions for Troops

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date October 7, 1794
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Upon receipt of letter from Knox, Craig applied to Butler for an escort to Newman, a prisoner, to Fort Washington for further transport to Head Quarters. Payment due troops in the upper posts of the Ohio river arrived. Requests information on troops under Gov. Lee that could join Colonel Butler so that proper provisions are made.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Isaac Craig; Colonel Butler; Samuel Fisher; Joseph Howell; troops; Captain Lyman; detachment; Governor Lee; troops;
Related Places Pittsburgh; War Department; Fort Washington; Head Quarters; upper posts; Ohio river; ;
Keywords irons; packet; pay; forage; money; letters; provisions; ;
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