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Account of Richard Allison, surgeon at Fort Washington

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Letterbook, War Dept Accountant, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date July 25, 1797
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name Richard Allison (primary) Location: Fort Washington
Summary William Simmons sends Allison's "account current" and informs Allison that he is holding $1031.20 pay, based on an examination by Caleb Swan, Paymaster General, until Allison produces wanted vouchers. Cited in Allison to Simmons, 08/30/1797.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Cited in Allison to Simmons, 08/30/1797.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Richard Allison; William Simmons; Caleb Swan; Paymaster General; Congress; Surgeon; congress; deranged officer; ;
Related Places Fort Washington; Accountant's Office;
Keywords account; examination; vouchers; act of congress; recruiting account; muster roll; pay roll; ;
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