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Military Stores, Duties, and Description of Departments

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CollectionConnecticut Historical Society: Oliver Wolcott Jr. Papers. view image
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Date October 27, 1794
Author Name Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (primary) Location: Treasury Dep.- Comp. Off.
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Military Stores
Summary Since Samuel Hodgdon has been designated the Intendant of Military Stores, Wolcott describes in detail his duties in relation to the Department of War and the Department of the Treasury and the principles which govern the accounts of his office. The forms approved for the transactions of his office are included. Describes duties of Indian Department, Ordnance Department, Cloathing Department, Quarter Master Department, Hospital Department, Naval Department, Commissary Department.
Document Format Autograph Draft Letter
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Oliver Wolcott, Jr.; Marines; Indians; Quartermaster; artificers; army; navy;
Related Places Treasury Department, Comptroller's Office; ;
Keywords forage; land; transportation;
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