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Duties of the Accountant and the Superintendent of Military Stores

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CollectionHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: William Irvine Papers view image
Document Information
Date October 18, 1798
Author Name John Steele (primary) Location: Treasury Department
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Steele explains the responsibilities and duties of the Accountant of the War Department and of the Superintendent of Military Stores.
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Steele; Quartermaster General; Acountant of the Navy; Contractors; the Treasury; officers; ;
Related Places Treasury Department; Springfield; Shenandoah; ;
Keywords military establishment; checks on expenditures; stores and supplies; vouchers; books of his office; places of deposit; public use; recruiting rendezvous; subsistence; pay of the Army; Expenses of Recruiting; forage; Bounties to Soldiers; Warrants on the Treasurer; Pay of the Navy; Pay of Naval Constructors and Clerks of Shipyards; Hospital Department; Clothing Department; Fortifications of Harbors; Indian Department; Ordnance Department; General Account of Militia; insurrection in the western counties of Pennsylvania [Whiskey Rebellion]; expedition; annuity allowed by treaty; disbursements; imperfect check upon the expenditure of public money; security; misapplication of money and stores; ;
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