Bills Drawn by Me while at George Town, Kentucky, Etc.

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Date May 19, 1796
Author Name A. Kirkpatrick (primary) Location: Greensville
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary When Kirkpatrick traveled to Kentucky for Gen. Wilkinson, the returns had not arrived by mail. Therefore he enclosed them in this letter along with a short note regarding bills drawn by Kirkpatrick. Discussed purchasing beef from Kentucky in detail. Embarrassed about miscommunication regarding supply of troops. Contracts for supplies addressed. Advised salting all meat purchased prior to shipping it to various posts so long as it doesn't delay shipment or violate the contract.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; A. Kirkpatrick; Wilkinson; garrison; Scott; Ernest; contractor; Wilkins; agent; Anthony Wayne; ;
Related Places Greeneville; Kentucky; Fort Washington; George Town; Georgetown; Louisville; Fort Knox; Fort Hamilton; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords quarterly return; company stores; stores; supplies; provisions; returns; post; mail; beef; cattle; sheep; rations; barrels; contract; vessel; cask; ;
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