Extra allowances to officers

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manning Collection, RG217 (no image)
CollectionRutgers, the State University of New Jersey: William Rowland Boote Papers (no image)
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
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Date December 19, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Unknown Recipient (primary)
Summary Regulations outlining extra allowances in cases where officers are detached on service, which oblige them to incur expenses on the road and at places where there are no military posts.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes Copy enclosed in McHenry to Hamilton, 04/22/1799. One printed and one transcribed copy.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; officers; Secretary of War; commanding officer; President United States; John Adams; ;
Related Places Philadelphia;
Keywords Allowances; regulations; expenses; military posts; pay; emoluments; sleep; rank; servant; seat of government; town; certificate; miles; journey; distance; hardship; injustice; ;
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