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Extract from an Act for regulating the Military Establishment of the United States.

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CollectionMaryland Historical Society: Gen. Otho Williams Papers, MS# 908 view image
Document Information
Date April 30, 1790
Author Name Congress of the United States (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Detailed description of rations and provisions allowed, as determined by rank.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups US Congress; officers; major; captain; Lieutenant Colonel Commandant; Ensign; surgeon; surgeon's mate; artillery; non commissioned officer; private; commissioned officers; ;
Related Places Congress; ;
Keywords rations; supplies; provisions; clothing; forage; money; payment; Act for regulating the Military Establishment of the United States; hat; helmet; coat; vest; woolen overalls; linen overalls; shoes; shirts; subsistence; contract price; socks; blanket; stock; clasp; buckles; pork; beef; bread flour; rum; brandy; whiskey; salt; vinegar; soap; candles; forage; ;
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