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Returned Draft

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Letterbook, War Dept Accountant, RG217 view image
Document Information
Date August 4, 1800
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name Elias B. Dayton (primary) Location: Elizabethtown, New Jersey
Summary Simmons submitted draft written by Dayton but was refused. It was deemed more appropriate for Dayton to report charges and receive credit through his accounts. Therefore draft was returned to Dayton.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Elias B. Dayton; William Simmons; secretary of war; ;
Related Places Elizabethtown, New Jersey; Accountant's Office; ;
Keywords balance; account; draft; payment; ;
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