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Accounts and Transportation of Supplies

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
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Date August 11, 1797
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Ton of powder will be sent forward to Fort Washington. Requests clarification for request of "strapt shot". Noted need for sugar. Enclosed packets containing vouchers for issue of provisions. Most paperwork has been transmitted, lists items and documents not yet transmitted. Mentioned A. Ellicot, commissioner for running boundary line between U.S. and Spanish Territory.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Isaac Craig; Wilkinson; Serjeant; Quartermaster General; contractors; Hamilton; Andrew Ellicot; waggoner; Pickering; Knox; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Fort Washington; Le Boeuf; Presque Isle; Presque'isle; post; Natchez; boundary line; Spanish Territory; ;
Keywords canons; howitzer; shot; strapped shot; straped shot; strapt shot; ladles; worms; sugar; barrel; provisions; supplies; bill; parcel; cattle; ;
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