Copy of contract made with Jeremiah Buck for supplying the troops of the US with rations in the counties of Gloucester, Salem, Cumberland, and Cape May New Jersey

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Date May 6, 1799
Author Name Jonathan Rhea Location: Trenton New Jersey
Recipient Name Jeremiah Buck Location: Bridgetown New Jersey
Summary Copy of contract made between Jeremiah Buck of Bridgetown New Jersey and Jonathan Rhea of Trenton New Jersey, on behalf of Secretary of War for supplying the troops of the United States with rations for a recruiting rendezvous serving the counties of Gloucester, Salem, Cumberland, and Cape May New Jersey.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
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Related Persons/Groups Jeremiah Buck; Jonathan Rhea; Secretary of War; Major General Alexander Hamilton; Getty Maria Rhea; Eli Elmer; ;
Related Places Bridgetown; Cumberland County; New Jersey; Trenton; Gloucester County; Salem County; Cumberland County; Cape May County; ;
Keywords articles of agreement; contract; recruiting rendezvous; provision; rations; returns; rum; whiskey; ardent spirits; half a gill; vinegar; fuel; straw; accounts; supplies; duplicate receipts; prices; rates; bread; flour; rice; sifted or boulted Indian meal; fresh beef; salted beef; salted pork; salt; oak; wood; transportation; cents; mills; ;
Key Phrases good, wholesome, and merchantable quality;
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