Request for Submission of Pay Draft to Henry Knox

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Date May 14, 1790
Author Name Jeremiah Olney (primary) Location: Providence
Recipient Name James Olney (primary)
Summary Jeremiah Olney asks his cousin to submit a draft for payment to Henry Knox.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
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Related Persons/Groups James Olney; Jeremiah Olney; Henry Knox; Captain Godfrey; cousin; ;
Related Places Providence; ;
Keywords enclosed letter; draft in your favour; payment; money; return; safe conveyance; ;
Key Phrases enclosed letter with the draft in your favour for one hundred and fifty eight dollars 16 cents, I desire you to present to the Honorable Secretary at war [secretary of war] for payment; please to send the money by return; safe conveyance; satisfying yourself for the trouble you may be at;
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