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Money Forwarded, Request for Instructions

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date December 19, 1794
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Notification that packet containing money for the pay of troops in the lower part of the Ohio has been forwarded in the charge of Daniel Bissel on board a keel boat. Submission for reimbursement by R. Sparks for his work traveling express. Craig requested instructions on the disagreeable task of handling reimbursement of this type and militia reimbursements.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Knox to Craig, 12/27/1794.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Isaac Craig; Samuel Fisher; Colonel Sproat; Joseph Howell; army; Lieutenant Daniel Bissel; escort; non-commissioned officers; ensign; private; General Anthony Wayne; Reynolds; Captain Lyman; detachment; Captain Richard Sparks; Governor Lee; Henry Lee; express; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; War Department; Department of War; lower posts of the Ohio; Ohio River; Head Quarters; Bedford; ;
Keywords packet; money; dollars; letters; keel boat; dispatches; instructions; pay; compensation; militia accounts; settlement of compensation; ;
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