Request for Assistance in Settling Account With War Office

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Date April 12, 1796
Author Name Samuel Shore (primary) Location: Portsmouth
Recipient Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Letter, asks for assistance regarding a War Office account.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; Samuel Shore; Herbert; William Simmons; War Office; Mrs. Fox; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Portsmouth; United States; ;
Keywords order on the War Office; pay; return post; account; ;
Key Phrases left part of the order blank which you will please to fill up; allowed pay by the Secretary of War; enclosed an order to you for the balance; hope you will not forget your promise which is to write me; enclosed I do myself the pleasure of transmitting to your care an order in the war office for my pay which you will be so kind and obliging to receive for me and forward it by return post;
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