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Monies for recruiting service; appropriate specie, and disputes over rank

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PublicationHazard, Samuel., et al, eds. Pennsylvania Archives vol. 11. Philadelphia: Joseph Severns & Co. (no image)
Document Information
Date June 30, 1788
Author Name Josiah Harmar (primary) Location: Fort Harmar
Recipient Name Peter Muhlenberg (primary)
Summary Harmar discusses monies for recruiting service; the matter of paper money and specie, and disputes over rank between Ensigns Denny and Spear. Indicates that Spear is the senior officer. The same principles should operate in case of Captains Ferguson and Ziegler.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Cited in Muhlenberg to Harmar, 09/09/1788.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Peter Muhlenberg; Josiah Harmar; recruiting service; Ensign Denny; Ensign Spear; senior officer; Captain Ferguson; Captain Zeigler; ;
Related Places Fort Harmar;
Keywords monies; paper money; species; rank disputes; ;
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