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Payment of Troops

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date November 4, 1796
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: War Department
Summary Notification that draft will be made on Secretary of War to pay the troops at the upper posts of the Ohio river and the troops that descended the Ohio as guards for Mr. Ellicott. Noted Palhemus and Lukens would settle accounts with Simmons.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Isaac Craig; Andrew Ellicott; Ellicot; troops; guard; Lieutenant Polhemus; Palhemus; Lukens; Lieutenant Lukens; ;
Related Places War Department; Pittsburgh; Ohio river; upper posts of the Ohio; post; fort; frontier; territory; ;
Keywords draft; money; pay; rolls; ;
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