Letter from the Accountant of the War Department

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Date November 30, 1799
Author Name William Simmons (primary)
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Simmons asks the Secretary at War to provide notification of any deeds of conveyance received by Tobias Lear. Lear is the agent for the purchase of lands on the Potomac.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; Tobias Lear; Treasury; agent; George Washington; ;
Related Places Potomac River; lands; accountant's office; ;
Keywords treasury books; debit; books; advances; deeds of conveyance; expenditures; ;
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