Required Mode of Keeping Accounts

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec War Ltrs to Factors, RG 75 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec War Ltrs to Factors, RG 75 view image
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Date November 4, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name James Byers (primary)
Summary McHenry directs Byers to make out an inventory of all the goods on hand and debts due to and by the factory and remit it to the Secretary of War. All remittances, whether money or goods, should be addressed to John Harris, Store-Keeper in Philadelphia who will point out, in conjunction with the Comptroller of the Treasury, the required mode of keeping accounts.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Cited in McHenry to Hooker, 04/14/1798.
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Related Persons/Groups James Byers, Jr.; James McHenry; the President; Secretary of War; John Harris; Comptroller of the Treasury; ;
Related Places War Office; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords return; inventory; goods; factory; remittance; money; accounts; ;
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