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A Personal Request of the Superintendent of Military Stores

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 4th Auditor Misc. Rec'd, RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 4th Auditor Misc. Rec'd, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date January 2, 1795
Author Name Thomas Butler (primary) Location: Fort Fayette
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Butler requests the of Hodgdon the purchase of personal supplies which cannot be obtained in Pittsburgh, such as sherry wine, brown sugar, and soap. He requests it be sent by public wagon, and will pay by Hodgdon's orders or simply send the funds by post at Hodgdon's first convenience.
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Thomas Butler; friend; public; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort Fayette; Pittsburgh; post; frontier; territory; ;
Keywords stores; sherry wine; brown sugar; soap; public wagon; post; supplies; provisions; ;
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