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Sum Remit to Perkins

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Document Information
Date June 21, 1800
Author Name Samuel Dexter (primary) Location: City of Washington
Recipient Name Samuel Annin (primary) Location: Harpers Ferry
Summary Approval of action taken regarding Mr. Shepard. Payment due Annin to be transmitted through Mr. Perkins.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Annin; Samuel Dexter; Shepherd; Mr. Perkin; ;
Related Places Harpers Ferry; City of Washington;
Keywords enclosed letter; sum; estimate; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

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War Department.
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Mr Samuel AnninPaymaster & StorekeeperHarper's Ferry
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War Department.June 21.1800
Secretary of War
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approving of what was done with regard to Mr. Shephard.
Entered in Book A of Letters xii page 15.


N.o 14"
City of WashingtonWar Department,21 June 1800.
Sir,
Since my letter to you of the 16th inst. I have reqeived your's of the 19th by M.r Perkin, and approve of what you have done with regard to M.rSephard. The enclosed Letter, which I have left open for your perusal, will inform him of my having confirmed your Determination.
The Sum you requested ^2600 Dollars I remit by M.rPerkin agreeably to your Order and Estimate.
I am, Sir, Your ObedServ.tSam.l Dexter
M.r Samuel Annin