Duties With Respect to the Indian Trading Houses

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Date November 11, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name John Harris (primary)
Summary Instructions given by McHenry to John Harris that define Harris's duties as Keeper of Military Stores, particularly as they relate to the Indian Trading Houses.
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Related Persons/Groups John Harris; James McHenry; Secretary of War; Keeper of Military Supplies; purveyor of public supplies; Treasurer of the United States; ;
Related Places War Office; trading houses; ;
Keywords Instructions; Indian trading houses; duties; goods; money; skins; peltry; remit; account of sale; pay; ;
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