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Matter of Accounts, Expenditures, Cash

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manning Collection, RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manning Collection, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date May 23, 1796
Author Name David Henley (primary) Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Forward statement of accounts and expenditures of cash for dates ranging over the last two years. Discusses vouchers, receipts, and balance of accounts for pay of troops;
Document Format Document Signed
Document Notes [Cash Rec'd May 15th 1795 - May16th 1796] Encloses three statements of accounts.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; David Henley; Department of War; military; Governor; Byers; Tench Francis; Herbert; express; militia; Commissary's Department; discharged men; laborers; Secretary of the Treasury; 3rd Sub Legion; Samuel Hodgdon; quartermaster; auditor; King; Crozier; Indian Department; Secretary of War; James McHenry; George Lee Davidson; Allison; Howell; Governor Blount; Mrs. Chisolm; Mrs. Chisholm; Arthur Goody; Captain Chisolm; Richard Harrison; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Knoxville; Baltimore; Tellico; New York; Boston; ;
Keywords statement; accounts; expenditures of cash; vouchers; contingent accounts; warrant; payments; balance of cash; wagon; poultry; peltry; contingencies; monies paid; receipts; drafts; claims; articles purchased; expenses; building; barracks; estimate of the monies; notes; muster roll; appointment; services; entertaining Indians; horses; stolen; memorandum; supply of paper; stationary; stationery; deed; bundles; package; ;
Key Phrases I have also sent a copy of Mrs. Chisolm account as they are to a large amount for entertaining indians;

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