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Copy of contract with James Baker for supplying rations in Maryland

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
Document Information
Date April 8, 1799
Author Name James McHenry
Recipient Name James Baker
Summary Articles of agreement between James McHenry for Department of War and James Baker, Baltimore for supply of rations for troops in Maryland.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Secretary of War; James Baker; Commander in Chief; commanding officer; comptroller; soldiers; recruits; ;
Related Places Baltimore, Maryland; ;
Keywords articles of agreement; contract; rations; price; bread; flour; rice; sifted or boulted Indian meal; fresh beef; salted beef; salted pork; salt; soap; candles; rum; whiskey; ardent spirits; vinegar; fortified places; military posts; transportation; excise; survey; provisions; bills; losses; depredations of an enemy; escorts and guards; store houses; accounts; quarters; recruiting rendezvous; fuel; straw; advances of money; ;
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