Request for Receipts to Substantiate the Charges in Gaitherís account

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Date October 14, 1800
Author Name Henry Gaither (primary) Location: Fort Wilkinson
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountants Office
Summary Gaither says that the receipts that Simmons wants to substantiate charges in his account are in a book that cannot be conveyed to Simmons. He notes that every necessary proof has been submitted to close his account. Discusses difficulties with contractors and has had to apply to the contingent fund for articles they were bound to furnish.
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Henry Gaither; Henry Knox; contractor; Thomas Lee; ;
Related Places Accountants Office; Fort Wilkinson; City of Washington; ;
Keywords receipts; charges; accounts; book; settled accounts of the commissioned officers; remit; enlistment; contingent purposes; feed; public horses; provisions; supply; papers; money; balance due; ;
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