Lack of Tradesmen

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 4th Auditor Misc. Rec'd, RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 4th Auditor Misc. Rec'd, RG217 view image
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Date August 28, 1798
Author Name General William Irvine (primary) Location: Carlisle
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Letter, discusses constructing public buildings; mentions that tradesmen in the area are under-employed and that they would complete the work speedily and cheaply. Mentions that his son's recruits need money and clothes;
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; William Irvine; tradesmen; craftsmen; recruits; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Carlisle; public building; large town; ;
Keywords bank notes; dollars; singles; boards; shingles; scantling; supplies; provisions; clothes; money; ;
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