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Request for Issue of Private's Clothing, With Return & Note from Commanding Officer

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Consolidated Correspondence File, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date May 12, 1798
Author Name Charles Hyde
Recipient Name John Harris (primary)
Summary Directs issue of clothing to a private in the 1st Infantry Regiment, who serves as a waiter to Lt. Hyde. Hyde's confirmation that the private has not yet drawn clothing is included, as is a return of the articles sent.
Document Format Document Signed
Document Notes [not available]
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Related Persons/Groups John Harris; military storekeeper; 1st Infantry Regiment; Lieutenant Hyde; First US Regiment; paymaster; waiter; James McHenry; Secretary of War; Samuel Hodgdon; ;
Related Places War Department;
Keywords clothing; vests; shirts; shoes; linen overalls; socks; stock; clasp; infantry private's clothing; public clothing; ;
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