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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 23, 1799
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name Alexander Gibson (primary) Location: Staunton, Virginia
Summary Simmons directs Gibson to submit his recruiting and pay accounts to the Accountant's Office.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Fever in Philadelphia causes the Accountant's Office to relocate to Trenton. This move occurs over the period August 24-7, 1799.
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Related Persons/Groups Captain Alexander Gibson; William Simmons; Caleb Swan; ;
Related Places Staunton, Virginia; Accountant's Office;
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