Promotion and Secrets

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Date April 10, 1801
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Astounded that the General, to take over Hodgdon's position, has not called upon Hodgdon's office. Craig hopes its not that he has declined the position, although Craig believes he will tire of the post quickly. Craig will ascertain information from Commissary notes and vouchers contained in a locked trunk. Brings up his unsettled claim for services at the Ordnance Department.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Isaac Craig; General; Quartermaster General; Major Kirkpatrick; artillery officers; revolutionary army; Ordnance Department; Captain Read; Secretary; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; town; seat of Government; City of Washington; ;
Keywords trunk; commissary accounts; voucher; cannon; iron cannon; 24 pounders; 12 pounders; 9 pounders; gun carriages; cannon carriages; boats; ammunition; ;
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