James McHenry forwarding letter concerning orders to Isaac Guion

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Date June 10, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Isaac Guion (primary)
Summary McHenry forwards to Guion letters written 9th and 10th of June to General Wilkinson, presumably concerning Guion's deployment to make the rounds of posts in territory claimed by both Indians and Spanish. Advises Guion on drawing funds to pay troops and purchase fortification materials.
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Document Notes Cited in McHenry to Guion, 07/27/1797, and McHenry to Guion, 07/13/1797. The Clairborne collection at the Mississippi State Archives has four copies of this document--the original (recipient copy), a duplicate, a triplicate, and another contemporary copy. Additional copies can also be found as Document 2 of James McHenry, Report of the Secretary of War to the President, 06/30/1797--both in manuscript and printed versions.
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Related Persons/Groups Capt. Isaac Guion; James McHenry; troops; ;
Related Places War Office; Indian territory; Spanish Territory; ;
Keywords pay; fortification materials; ;
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