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Certification of payment; John Steele, Coxswain and crew of the public barge employed at Mud Island Fort

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: War Dept Acct. Reports Books view image
Document Information
Date January 1, 1800
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Certification of payment; $64 to John Steele, Coxswain and crew of the public barge employed at Mud Island Fort.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; John Steele; coxswain; crew; accountant; Secretary of War; John Steel; ;
Related Places Mud Island Fort; Accountant's Office;
Keywords pay; public barge; ;
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I certify that there is due to John Steele, Coxswain
& his crew of the public barge employed at Mud Island Fort te
sum of sixty four dollars being for his & their Pay in December
1799 which sum is payable to the said John Steele [illegible]
[illegible] W.S.