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Receipt for payment of militia army called into service by President of United States for suppression of insurrection in frontier counties of Pennsylvania

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Money Receipts (Advances), RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Money Receipts (Advances), RG217 view image
Document Information
Date October 11, 1794
Author Name James Alexander (primary)
Recipient Name Joseph Howell (primary)
Summary Alexander received $50,000 for pay of militia army called into service by President of United States General George Washington for the suppression of an insurrection in western counties of Pennsylvania.
Document Format Document Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Joseph Howell; James Alexander; militia; President of United States General George Washington; accountant; Ephraim Blaine; Presley Nevill; paymaster militia army; ;
Related Places western counties of Pennsylvania; frontier counties of Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords suppression of an insurrection; insurrection; Whiskey Rebellion; warrant; ;
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