Transcriptions closed on May 15, 2018. Read more details here.

Payment and Death of Washington

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date December 20, 1799
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Summary Assured Craig that payment of the Armourer will fall under settlement with the Quartermaster General. Remarked on the extraordinary nature of troops moving from Pittsburgh Eastward. General melancholy over death of "the immortal Washington."
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Craig to Hodgdon, 12/27/1799.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Samuel Hodgdon; Quartermaster General; armourer; troops; George Washington; Congress; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; Philadelphia; Quartermaster Department; Eastward; frontier; territory; winter quarters; ;
Keywords account; advances; pay; claims; ;
Key Phrases melancholy news of the Death of the immortal Washington;

[Note: Transcriptions are works in progress and maybe partial. Please help us correct any errors or omissions by signing up for a transcription account.]
[not available]