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Incorrect Charges

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionDelaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs: Executive Papers (no image)
Document Information
Date January 2, 1787
Author Name Benjamin Walker (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Thomas Collins (primary) Location: Delaware
Summary Walker informs Collins that many of the charges against his department from the States are incorrect. Therefore, it is imperative that Delaware submit wholly accurate returns as soon as it is feasible.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Copy enclosed in Ben Walker (Circular), 01/02/1787.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Thomas Collins; Ben Walker, Commissioner;
Related Places Office of Accounts, Hospital, Clothing, and Marine Department; New York; Delaware;
Keywords charges against the officer of the above department; states in the settlement of their accounts with the U.S.; future difficulties; accurate return of all monies paid; depreciation of pay; any account whatever;
Key Phrases I am convinced the returns made to this Office from many of the States of charges against the Officers of the above department are very inaccurate.

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