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Account of Ensign Meriwether Lewis

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Date December 5, 1796
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Simmons certifies that $20.56 is due Ensign Meriwether Lewis, being the balance of his account of the expenses for himself, a Dragoon, and a Servant from the Headquarters of the Army with dispatches from the Commander in Chief to this city.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; Ensign Meriwether Lewis; Dragoon; Headquarters of the Army; Commander in Chief; servant; Headquarters of Army; George Washington; ;
Related Places Accountant's Office; Headquarters of the Army; ;
Keywords pay; dispatches; expenses; balance; account; ;
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