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Certification of payments; account of Meriwether Lewis

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: War Dept Acct. Reports Books view image
Document Information
Date December 19, 1797
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountants Office
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Certification that $291.08 is due Ensign Meriwether Lewis of the United States 1st Regiment, being the balance of his pay from January through November 1797 and his subsistence from November 1796 through November 1797. Balance to be transmitted to Edward Carrington Supervisor Richmond, to be paid by him to the said Ensign Lewis.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Account of Meriwether Lewis.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; Ensign Meriwether Lewis; Edward Carrington; United States 1st Regiment; Edward Carrington, Supervisor Richmond; accountant; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Accountants Office; Richmond, Virginia; ;
Keywords pay; subsistence; ;
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