Request for Issue of Clothing to Various Units in Georgia

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Consolidated Correspondence File, RG217 view image
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Date December 18, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary)
Recipient Name John Harris (primary) Location: Savannah, Georgia
Summary Directs issue of clothing to troops in Georgia, listed as recipients are cavalry, the 1st Regiment of Artillery, and the 4th Regiment of Infantry. The usual change in clothing allowance for troops in the South is noted (3 pairs of linen overalls and one of wool, rather than the standard 2 of each).
Document Format Document Signed
Document Notes 2 COLLECTIONS: one with photocopy images, one with photograph images of the same.
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Related Persons/Groups John Harris; James McHenry; Samuel Hodgdon; John Wilkins Junior; Quartermaster General; Ebenezer Jackson; Colonel Gaither; Cavalry; Artillerists; Infantry; sergeants; musician; privates; ;
Related Places Savannah; Georgia; War Office;
Keywords suits of clothing; woolen overalls; linen overalls; ;
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