Refers to Provisions for Upcoming Expedition against Indians

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Date September 14, 1790
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Josiah Harmar (primary)
Summary Believes upcoming expedition expense will be great, but believes economic foresight will help. Discusses supplies provided by contractors who should pay themselves for pack horses. Advised Harmar to be as light as possible. The President will be anxious to hear details of the expedition and its success.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Josiah Harmar; Henry Knox; contractors; Miami Indians; Indian Nation; George Washington; ;
Related Places War Office; Miami Village;
Keywords packhorse; rations; tents; provisions; supplies; ;
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