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Expenditures for Indian Treaties

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CollectionPierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
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Date November 12, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary)
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Summary Account, Expenditures for Indian treaties.
Document Format Copy of document
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Guion; Andrew Ellicot; George M. White Eyes; Arthur St. Clair; Benjamin Lincoln; Cyrus Griffin; David Humphries; Henry Knox; Indians; Treasury Department; Delaware Nation; ;
Related Places Canada; United States; Western Territory; ;
Keywords account; sum; Indian treaties; act of Congress; cash; Indian goods; expenditures; vouchers; survey; permission; certificate; balance; ;
Key Phrases services as a messenger to Canada for the purpose of obtaining permission to have said survey executed; debit of Henry Knox; addition to my certificate of this date, I further certify that the balance of three thousand four hundred and seventy six dollars has been accounted for by the Secretary at War as appears by creditors statement; cash advanced him by order of the President of the United States on account of his expenses in effecting a survey directed by a resolve of congress; Governor of the Western Territory for cash advanced him for contingent expenses in the Indian department as receipt; sundry sums advanced to him in cash on account; amount of sundry Indian goods delivered to said commissioners; Indian affairs for expenditures on account of George M. White Eyes and Indian youth of the Delaware Nation; vouchers; commissioners for treating with the southern Indians; balance due the United States; certify that the above account is a true copy of the original of which is filed on record at this office; Secretary at War; for this sum owed to him to defray the expenses of Indian treaties in pursuance to the act of Congress; registers certificates herewith;

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