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Decisions about Local Fortifications, Supplies, and Regimental Paymasters

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: MMC, McHenry, James view image
MicrofilmJames McHenry Papers (no image)
Document Information
Date April 12, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Thomas Butler (primary)
Summary Based on Butler's knowledge of the surrounding frontier, leaves any decision about fortification to him, with a few instructions. Requests attention to Indians. Writes of efforts to protect the factory and fortification at Tellico. Directs supplies.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Thomas Butler; James McHenry; Zachariah Cox; Indians; Regimental Quartermaster; Colonel Henley; Paymaster; Alexander Hamilton;
Related Places War Department; Indian Lands; Tellico; Knoxville;
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