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Copy of David Henley's wastebook.

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
Document Information
Date April 2, 1800
Author Name David Henley
Recipient Name Unknown Recipient (primary)
Summary Extracts from the wastebook of David Henley, Agent for the Department of War Tennessee for month of February 1800. Records accounts and expenditures for the Department in Knoxville. Items include boarding for members of the Chickasaw Nation and a suit of clothes for the funeral procession of General Washington.
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Related Persons/Groups David Henley; Indian Department; Taylor Townsend; Chickasaws; Levi Colbert; Indians; Chickasaw Nation; James Anderson; Secretary of War; Treasurer; John Harris; William King; John Sommerville; William Bogan; Reverend Mr. Carrick; General George Washington; Samuel Mitchell; attorney; Joseph Greer; Choctaw; Hugh Stewart; Thomas Brown; John Overton; Stephen Hillis; Carr Bailey; John Gordon; Captain Bailey Marshall; Charles Kames; Thomas Lewis; Cherokee; Captain Robert Purely; Richard Wilkins; deserter; Gray Simms; Reuben Madre; Amos Bird; John Hooker; factor; William Morrison; Thomas McBroom; Thomas Martin; James Elder; Captain Morgan Brown; David Enboe; Captain Peter Lanas; James McCarroe; Captain Thomas Murray; John Gambile; Henry & Boggs; Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Butler; Samuel Chew Hale; Bride; William Black; Creek; Edward Ragsdale; John Prowder; Benjamin Hawkins; John Nowlen; Allen Hill; Captain William Mills; Edward Chatham; Joseph Davidson; Lieutenant Oliver Williams; Thomas Edmonson; Edmond Taylor; Spencer Mercer; Captain Stephen Cantrell; William Clary; Booker Tate; Cornet Willian Neely; Robert Edmonson; Timothy Demumbrun; John Rains; Black & Williams; Nicholas Barnes; Nicholas Kames; ;
Related Places Tennessee; Knoxville; Philadelphia; Tellico; South West Point; Buncombe County, North Carolina; Mussel Shoals; ;
Keywords waste book; cash; private funds; boarding; dinner; return; meal; bacon; oats; bags; wagon; hire; transportation; tools; implements; bills; linsey; linen; horse; contingent expense; suit of clothes; funeral procession; salary; boat; gold; cash; direct tax; pay; shoeing horses; broad ax; frocks; clothing; roads; theft; paying the troops; stipend; saddle; blanket; bridle; meal bag; shirt; coat; vest; ;
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