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Transportation of Supplies

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 1, 1796
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Enclosed receipt of S. Lewis for troops stationed at upper posts of the Ohio river. Mentioned that A. Wayne expected the arrival of the Indian goods which were not at "this post". Wayne ordered a store house and block house be built at Fort Le Boeuf. Vouchers mailed under cover addressed to Hodgdon.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Isaac Craig; Samuel Lewis; Samuel Lewis Senior; troops; General Anthony Wayne; General John Wilkins; Quartermaster General; Lieutenant Butler; Butler; Commissary Department; Samuel Hodgdon; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; upper posts of the Ohio; Fort Washington; Greenville; fort; Le Boeuf; Presque Isle; Presque'isle; road; Fort Fayette; headquarters; Fort Le Boeuf; ;
Keywords pay; forage; subsistence; Indian goods; vouchers; receipt; light boat; store house; block house; repair the road; packets; ;
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