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Payment of Troops

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
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Document Information
Date September 23, 1796
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: War Department
Summary Enclosed muster and pay rolls for garrison at Fort Randolf with request to play amount to the credit of John Toomy's account. Craig hoped to pay troops under Bissell's command stationed at upper posts of the Ohio. Requested money so that he may pay troops on a regular basis.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Simmons Craig 09/30/1796
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Isaac Craig; garrison; Sergeant Major John Toomy; Captain John Wade; Bissell; ;
Related Places War Department; Pittsburgh; Fort Randolph; Detroit; Presque Isle; Presque'isle; upper posts on the Ohio; Ohio River; ;
Keywords muster rolls; pay rolls; receipt rolls; blank rolls; draft; cash; pay of the troops; ;
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