Request for Clarification of Instructions of Previous Secretary of War Regarding Indian Trade

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Date March 17, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name James Byers (primary)
Summary Regarding advances laid on goods distributed for the Indian trade to the purveyors. Refers to explanations given by late Secretary of War. Describes how much to be added to cost of goods; expenses of transportation, salary, damages.
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Related Persons/Groups James Byers; James McHenry; Secretary of War; Timothy Pickering; Henry Knox; Indians; purveyor; ;
Related Places War Office;
Keywords explanation; instructions; goods; Indian trade; expense; transportation; salary; damages; ;
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