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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 September 4, 1799
Author Name William Simmons (primary)
Recipient Name David Henley (primary) Location: Knoxville, Tennessee
Summary Fever in Philadelphia causes the Accountant's Office to relocate to Trenton. Simmons discusses relocation of public offices.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups David Henley; William Simmons; agent war department; public offices; ;
Related Places Trenton New Jersey; Philadelphia; Knoxville, Tennessee;
Keywords yellow fever; winter frost; waste book; epidemic; ;
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