Contract for Alexander Dalrymple Orr to Provide Rations

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Date August 15, 1800
Author Name Samuel Dexter
Recipient Name Alexander Dalrymple Orr Location: Kentucky
Summary Articles of Agreement between Samuel Dexter, Secretary of War, and Alexander Dalrymple Orr of Mason County Kentucky to provide rations east of Mississippi River, below mouth of Ohio, to southern boundary of Kentucky, in Tennessee, and within the Cherokee boundary.
Document Format Document Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter; Alexander Dalrymple Orr; contractor; James McHenry; James O'Hara; John Newman; Hez Rogers; ;
Related Places Mason County, Kentucky; Mississippi River; mouth of the Ohio River; Kentucky; Knoxville; Tennessee; South West Point; Tellico Block house; St. Stephens; fort; Mobile River; Tombigby River; Cherokee boundary; Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords articles of agreement; rations; price; bread; flour; rice; sifted or boulted Indian meal; fresh beef; salted beef; salted pork; soap; candles; rum; whiskey; ardent spirits; vinegar; parcel; small parts; excise; survey; provisions; store; bills; monthly abstract; losses; depredations of an enemy; escorts and guards; compensation; stationary posts; store houses; cash; supplies; surplus; inventory; duplicate receipts; wastage; leakage; damage; articles of agreement; rations; price; bread; flour; memorandum; ;
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