Certification of payment; Samuel Hodgdon, Superintendant of Military Stores

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Date August 6, 1799
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Certification of payment; $759.20 Samuel Hodgdon, Superintendant of Military Stores for pay of sundry persons employed in the Military Stores Department, for rent of stores and grounds occupied for public service, sundry individual and contingent expenses, and for stationary purchased for his excellency General George Washington, commander of the armies of United States.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; Samuel Hodgdon; Military Stores Department; George Washington; accountant; Superintendant of Military Stores; commander of the armies of United States; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Accountant's Office; ;
Keywords military stores; balance; disbursements; pay; expenses; rent of stores and grounds; stationery; ;
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August 6 1799
I Certify that there is due to Saml. Hodgdon Superintendant of Military Stores the sum of Seven thousand & fifty nine Dollars & 20/100, being balance of sundry disbursements by him within the Year 1798, for the two first quarters of the Year 1799, consisting of the pay of sundry persons employed in the military store Department, sundry Incidental & Contingent expences, the rent of Stores & grounds occupied for Public Service, stationary purchased for & forwarded to his excellency General George Washington Commander of the Armies of The United States, including sundry personal charges by Samuel Hodgdon, & Contingent expences.
W.S.
Dolls. 7059.20
The Secy of War
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