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Preparations for Winter Quarters

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date October 25, 1799
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Nathan Rice (primary)
Summary Hamilton questions whether the land contracted for winter quarters will supply the timber required for huts and fuel. He needs assurance that the proposed plan for winter quarters accommodates the dimensions prescrubed for the huts.
Document Format Draft Document
Document Notes Draft in the handwriting of Thomas Y. Howe.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Nathan Rice; Alexander Hamilton; Mr. Miller, Assistant Quartermaster General; Jonathan Jackson; James McHenry, Secretary of War; ;
Related Places New York; Trenton; ;
Keywords land; timber; hutting; fuel; requisite funds; dimensions prescribed for huts; necessary glass; ;
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