Regarding Errors on Vouchers for Pay of Troops

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Date July 17, 1798
Author Name John Habersham (primary) Location: Savannah
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Habersham explains in part the reasons for the errors on the pay vouchers. Habersham had remitted payment to McCall in October 1797 and charged the same to Major Freeman. Freeman is in Savannah and McCall is expected shortly; they will also submit explanations.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; John Habersham; Treasurer of the United States; Troops; Ensign Allinson; Ensign Thompson; Hugh McCall; Major Freeman; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Savannah; Custom House; ;
Keywords remit; payment of the Troops; post; errors; vouchers for the pay of the Troops; considerable omission; prejudice; memorandum of payments; sundry rolls; remitted; account current; necessary explanations; ;
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