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[Articles of Agreement] Jonas Wade Contract

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Coxe and Irvine Papers, RG92 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Coxe and Irvine Papers, RG92 view image
Document Information
Date April 8, 1800
Author Name Jonathan Newman (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Contract for 10,000 pair of shoes--McHenry with Jonas Wade. Detailed contract that stipulated inspection for quality, specific sizes, delivery dates, and description of shoes.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Shoes. Cited in Hodgdon to Whelen, 07/01/1800.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Jonas Wade; James McHenry; Secretary of War; S. Lewis Jr; N. Jones; Jonathan Newman; executors; administrators; contractor; merchant; inspector; clerk; ;
Related Places United States of America; Elizabeth Town; New Jersey; City of Philadelphia; ;
Keywords shoes; contract; leather; thong; pattern; pay; receipt; allowance; true copy; ;
Key Phrases Contract; shoes; articles; agreement; anno domini; Secretary for the Department of War of the United States of America; states; heirs; executors; administrators; presents; covenant; agree; person; ten thousand pairs of shoes; inspection; sizes; delivered; delivery; equal proportion; several sizes; examined and inspected; person; inspector; business; faithful execution; duty; not to be of the proper or pattern size; not to be equal in goodness of materials and workmanship; patterns; number five; number six; number seven; number eight; number nine; number ten; number eleven; number twelve; seal of the War Office; reject; proper mark; stamp; pay; ninety seven cents for each and every pair of shoes; pass inspection; person; receipt; payment; delivery; receipts; dollars; advanced; agreement; accounted; residue; second delivery; allowance; compensation; witness; set his hand and seal; day; year; chief clerk War Dept; signed sealed and delivered.

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