Delivery of Dispatches

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Date June 16, 1797
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Dispatches to be sent via confidential hand to Fort Washington within 2 hours time anticipates it will take less time by land than by boat on the Ohio river. Requests answer on abandoning buildings located at Wheeling.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Isaac Craig; Clement Biddle; Commander in Chief; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Fort Washington; Ohio river; Wheeling; Fort Pitt; ;
Keywords dispatch; mail boat; confidential hand; express; Ohio mail; buildings; ;
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