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Letter from the Accountant of the War Department

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Letterbook, War Dept Accountant, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date July 29, 1799
Author Name Peter Hagner (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name Meriwether Lewis (primary) Location: Charlottesville, Virginia
Summary Hagner confirms receipt of pay and muster rolls. Hagner also discusses the status of Mr. Davis' receipt and Lewis's promotion.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Lieutenant Meriwether Lewis; Peter Hagner; Mr. Davis; recruits; William Simmons; Secretary of War; James McHenry; ;
Related Places Charlottesville, Virginia; Accountant's Office;
Keywords pay; credit; books; promotion; ;
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