Recruiting and Pay

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Date May 29, 1795
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name William Rickard (primary)
Summary Pay and clothing for Rickard's company are on their way. Men whose term with the military ends and who do not renew their contract are to receive civilian clothing and some money. Pickering advises him to begin recruiting as soon as possible to replace those men whose term of enlistment will soon expire, and offers some advice.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
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Related Persons/Groups William Rickard; Timothy Pickering; company; Colonel Henly; recruits; old soldiers; General Anthony Wayne; ;
Related Places War Office; Southwestern Territory; Knoxville; ;
Keywords money; clothing; termination of their enlistment; express; complete suits; recruiting; reenlistment; Act of Congress; rendezvous; rations; temporary supplies; contract prices; ;
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