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Letter to the Secretary at War

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CollectionNational Archives of Canada: MG 23, K9, Western Posts view image
Document Information
Date September 29, 1796
Author Name Anthony Wayne (primary) Location: Detroit
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Summary General Wayne discusses the British removal from U.S. territories and the poor repair of inherited military fortifications. Wayne encloses an estimate from the Quartermaster detailing the costs involved in repair.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Cited in Wayne to McHenry, 10/28/1796.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Anthony Wayne; Colonel Sargent; ;
Related Places War Department; Detroit; Michilimackinac; Miami; Oswego; Niagra; Lake Huron; Lake Michigan; ;
Keywords clothing; blankets; ;
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