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Discussion of Funds Necessary for Quartermaster Department

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Document Information
Date July 17, 1796
Author Name John Wilkins, Jr. (primary) Location: Fort Washington
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Appears to address the exact sums of money allocated by the War Department to the Army Quartermaster's Department. Specifically mentions an "absolutely necessary" sum currently at Lexington, Kentucky.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes 3 COLLECTIONS: one with photocopy images, two without images. Much is illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Wilkins Jr; Commander in Chief; Secretary of War; Harrison; Thomas Gibson; Charles Wilkins; Quartermasters Department; ;
Related Places Fort Washington; Kentucky; Lexington; ;
Keywords considerable sum of money; departments; drafts; bills; ;
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