Travel Plans of Hodgdon

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Date June 3, 1791
Author Name John Stagg (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Fort Pitt
Summary Stagg answers instead of Hodgdon, who has left for Pittsburgh.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; John Stagg; Samuel Hodgdon; ;
Related Places Fort Pitt; War Department; Pittsburgh; ;
Keywords journey; newspapers; ;
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War department,June 3d 1791
Sir
Your letter of the 26th ultimo, to the Secretary of War, came duly to hand.
To day Mr. Hodgdon the quarter master leaves this city for Pittsburg, and will use all expedition on his journey
In the absence of the Secretary of War, who will return to morrow,
I amSir,with great esteemYour very humble servt
Jno Stagg JunrChf Clk
P.S. I have forwarded you the package of Newspapers per post.
Major Craig