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Major Craig discusses supply and logistics with Pickering

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CollectionCarnegie Library of Pittsburgh: Isaac Craig Papers view image
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Date February 27, 1795
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary Major Craig points out to Pickering the tremendous expenses involved in procuring, preserving, and distributing beef and pork among the outposts. Pasturage and slaughering expenses are incurred in providing fresh meat. Preserved meat entails expenses due to repackaging and salting. Additionally, Craig informs Pickering that, because an Indian has been killed at Fort Franklin, funds have been disbursed to Colonel Butler for the compensation of the bereaved.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; Isaac Craig; contractors;
Related Places Pittsburgh;
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