Accounts of Capt. Staats Morris

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Date February 6, 1797
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Department of War
Recipient Name Unknown Recipient (primary)
Summary Capt. Staats Morris submitted his accounts that show that he is owed $89 which he has requested due to the recent policy allowing officers to paid for their expenses. Simmons does not believe the account should be paid unless expressly ordered by the Secretary of War.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Enclosed in Morris, 02/06/1797
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Related Persons/Groups unknown; William Simmons; Staats Morris; Secretary of War; recruits; Captain Mills; Captain Heth; Major Asheton; Commander in Chief; Georgia; Head Quarters; ;
Related Places Department of War; Philadelphia; New York City; Lancaster; Pittsburgh; ;
Keywords expenses; stage hire; recruiting service; detachment; marching; money; receipt; horse hire; traveling; annexed account; several accounts settled; ;
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