Last Quarter's Quartermaster Department Expenditure Estimates; Impossibility of Accurate Estimates for Indian & Hospital Departments

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Date December 27, 1796
Author Name John Wilkins, Jr. (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Mentions recent bills drawn; discusses estimate of the expenditures of the quartermaster department in the months of October-December of 1796. Comments that it is impossible to estimate the expenditures of the Hospital and Indian Departments at the beginning of a quarter.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Wilkins; Quartermasters Department; Indian Department; Hospital Department; Daniel Harragan; Deputy Quartermaster General; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; Fort Washington; Detroit; ;
Keywords expenditures; probable expenditures; post; money; estimates; draft; bills; expenses; corn; ;
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