Financial Reimbursement for State Expenses

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Date November 21, 1795
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Isaac Shelby (primary) Location: Kentucky
Summary The Secretary at War discusses the protection of the Kentucky frontier with Governor Shelby. Kentucky is seeking financial reimbursement from the federal government for military expenditures. Addressed peace with Indian Nations and that it is unnecessary to expend energy on quickly reimbursing expenses.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Shelby; Timothy Pickering; militia guards; scouts; George Washington; Indian Nation; paymaster; ;
Related Places Kentucky; War Office;
Keywords accounts; pay; vouchers; settlement; ;
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