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Payment of Troops

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date October 7, 1796
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Notification that Craig must obtain money to pay troops but cannot obtain required sum from merchants and requests it from Simmons. Craig advanced J. Polhemus money to descend Ohio River.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Isaac Craig; Lieutenant John Polhemus; John Polkemus; John Polhemas; troops; merchants; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Ohio River; Head Quarters; upper posts of the Ohio; ;
Keywords money; cash; receipt rolls; blank rolls; muster rolls; pay rolls; amount of pay; ;
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