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Transportation of Mail

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date August 7, 1795
Author Name John Park (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Craig advised that mail to Presque Isle should be sent by land and ordered the immediate purchase of thirty pack horses. Advised purchase was made under the assumption that money from Hodgdon would have arrived by mail. Park uncertain of how to proceed.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Park writes for Isaac Craig.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; John Park; Major Isaac Craig; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Fort Le Boeuf; Le Boeuf; Presque Isle; Presque'isle; ;
Keywords pack horses; enclosures; letter; ;
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