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Article of Agreement for the Provision of Supplies

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CollectionChicago Historical Society: Joshua Humphreys Papers view image
Document Information
Date November 15, 1800
Author Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Articles of Agreement between the War Department and a contractor for three month's provision of supplies and rations.
Document Format Printed Document Signed
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Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter, Secretary of War; Thomas Mounger, Contractor; Commander in Chief of the Army; Commandant of the Army; escorts and guards for the safety of the provisions; Accountant of the Department of War; soldiers; recruits; Richard Wall; ;
Related Places military district; stationary posts; proper store houses; ;
Keywords Contract; rations; bread; flour; salted pork; beef; liquor; rice; Indian meal; soap; candles; fresh meat; rum; whiskey; ardent spirits; vinegar; survey; deficiency in the quantity of provisions; losses sustained by the depredations of an enemy; fuel; straw; quarters and transportation; requisitions; ;
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