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Regarding time away from office and unfamiliarity with transactions

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Ltrs Sent, J Howell, Comm. Accounts, RG93 view image
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Document Information
Date May 30, 1787
Author Name Joseph Howell (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Caleb Swan (primary)
Summary Expresses unhappiness at being away from office. Says he is an entire stranger to the documents necessary to be forwarded to Mr. Pierce because the transaction occurred in the Pay Office. Business should be transacted by Mr. Audebert. Mentions the Board of Treasury and arrearages due South Carolina line.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Cited in Swan to Howell 05/30/1787
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Caleb Swan; Joseph Howell; Mr. Pierce; South Carolina line; Pay Office;
Related Places Philadelphia; South Carolina; Pay Office;
Keywords Mr. Jackson's returns; papers; transaction; arrearages; ;
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