Value of Buildings and Forwarded Supplies

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Date May 19, 1797
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Recounted the construction of buildings at Fort Pitt. Buildings were made of logs and are decayed, in addition they were built on private land which was recently sold to private citizens. Craig awaiting instructions on disposal of building materials. Requests assistance from Attorney General in processing request. Noted similar situation at Fort Randolf in Wheeling.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Craig to McHenry, 06/16/1797.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Isaac Craig; Great Britain; British; General Henry Knox; Congress; General Wilkinson; garrison; Ebenezer Zane; Colonel George Stricker; Captain Heath; Attorney General; Commander in Chief; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Fort Pitt; fortress; Great Britain; magazine; Wheeling; Fort Randolf; Fort Randolph; Fort Franklin; Le Boeuf; Presque Isle; Presque'isle; upper posts; ;
Keywords buildings; inventory; logs; materials; stone; ordnance; quartermaster stores; flags; bunting; gunners quadrants; joiners tools; carpenters tools; tools; window glass; glass; stationery; stationary; articles; supplies; private property; lots; ;
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