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Sale of Provisions and Clothing

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date October 14, 1796
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Simmons asked Craig to draw on McHenry for the payment of the troops of the upper posts of the Ohio. Discussed using the flour on hand as quickly as possible by sending it to the baker. Uniforms sold at auction, prices listed.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Craig to McHenry, 10/21/1796.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Isaac Craig; William Simmons; Mathew Ernest; Ellicott; Andrew Elliott; Scott; contractors; baker; Colonel O'Hara; James Ross; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; Head Quarters; Philadelphia; upper posts of the Ohio; Ohio River; frontier; territory; Dertroit; Fort Franklin; Le Boeuf; ;
Keywords pay; cash; money; whiskey; whisky; provisions; supplies; flour; uniforms; round coats; trousers; clothing; pay of the troops; transportation; sweet flour; auction; statement of provision; ;
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