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Letter from the Accountant of the War Department

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Letterbook, War Dept Accountant, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date February 5, 1800
Author Name William Simmons (primary)
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Simmons provides a detailed account to the Secretary at War of all the extraordinary expenses claimed by Brigadier General McPherson durng the Northampton expedition.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Cited in Simmons to McHenry, 02/08/1800.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; Benjamin W. Morris; Thomas Passmore; Michael Gunkle; Jonathan Williams; Capt. William Rodman; Dragoons; family; ;
Related Places [not available]
Keywords Fries Rebellion; wine; porter; brandy; sugar; cigars; stewpans; plates; knives; forks; tin ware funiture; beef; tongues; hams; cheese; crackers; tea; tavern expenses; pay; forage; rations; provisions; ;
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