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Indian Goods and Construction of Barracks

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date February 24, 1797
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Letter that arrived at Pittsburgh for E. Turner will be forwarded to his destination, Fort Washington. Indians goods for Chickasaws addressed to Quartermaster at Fort Washington. Attributed poor health of garrison at Presque Isle to poor accommodations. Enclosed plan for building brick barracks.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Isaac Craig; Captain Edward D Turner; Edward Turner; Ensign Smith; Quartermaster; Chickasaw; Indians; Indian Nation; garrison; Captain Bissell; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; Fort Washington; barracks; quarters; accommodations; Presque Isle; Presque'isle; ;
Keywords Indian goods; letter; brick; plan; estimate of expenses; small huts; plan of a building; ;
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