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Firewood Contractor

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CollectionUnited States Military Academy: Letterbook No.2 West Point 1786-90 view image
Document Information
Date July 14, 1787
Author Name William Price (primary) Location: West Point
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Forwards ordnance & stores returns, & notifies Knox of a certificate given to a contractor for providing and transporting wood used by the garrison the previous winter.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; William Price; contractor; Isaac Garrison; ;
Related Places West Point;
Keywords Ordnance; returns; quartermasters stores; certificate; wood; cords of wood; winter; carting; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

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Six West Point July 24th 1789
I have forwarded by the Beaver Capt Jefferson the Returns of Ordinance and Quarter Masters Sores for the month of June 1789-
I have given W Isaac Garrison a Certificate for the Forty Carts of Wood which he furnished the Garrison last Winter and Carting Mr Jame -
The Honorable Major Genl Knox
Secretary of War-