Pay for Detachment of Artillery

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Date April 6, 1790
Author Name William Price (primary) Location: West Point
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Captain Burbeck has informed him that there is one month pay for the detachment of artillery left at West Point. Encloses for the Secretary at War a list of names.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; William Price; Henry Burbeck; artillery; Henry Cunningham;
Related Places West Point;
Keywords one months pay; list of names; pay; ;
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West Point April 6th 1790 [48 in right margin]
Sir
Captain Burbeck informs me that there was one
months pay for the Detachment of artillery left at West
Point. enclosed is a list of the mens names - and
should you think proper that I should pay them I
have given Mr Henry Cunningham an Order to receive
the same -
I am sir
The Honorable
Major Genl Knox
Secrety at War
West Point April 8th 1790