Who has taken charge of the War Department? Etc.

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
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Date June 5, 1800
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Amidst a discussion of several matters, Craig declares that he would have expected Hodgdon to inform him who had taken charge of the War Department. He had hoped that his friend Henry would have had an invitation. Colonel Strong and part of the 2nd Regiment have arrived at the encampment on the Allegheny River where he will stay until joined by troops coming from Staunton and Winchester. They will then descend the Ohio until they reach the mouth of the Kentucky River.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Isaac Craig; War Department; Colonel Strong; Captain Porter; Artillery; painters; glazier; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Alleghany River; Allegheny River; Staunton; Winchester; Ohio River; Kentucky River; ;
Keywords statement; drafts; settlement; encampment; receipts; voucher; spectacles; coffee; ;
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