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Request for Assistance in Obtaining Information from Soldier

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Source Name Image(s)
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
Document Information
Date August 29, 1798
Author Name Nathan Jones (primary) Location: War Dept, Trenton
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Refers to this period as a "time of calamity;" discusses the difficulty getting things printed. Requested assistance in obtaining "attestation" from soldier on verity of printed documents.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Nathan Jones; Ormrad; soldier; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; War Department; Trenton; New Jersey; ;
Keywords fever; proofs; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

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we are now in want of the attestation