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Date June 16, 1791
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Fort Pitt
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Hodgdon's arrival caused Craig to file all documents with him for reimbursements. Craig intends to forward abstract next post due to steady stream of recruits coming to post.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Knox to Craig, 06/23/1791.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Isaac Craig; recruits; Samuel Hodgdon; Colonel Leane; Colonel Lane; Major Clark; battalion; ;
Related Places Fort Pitt; ;
Keywords arms and accoutrements; disbursement; accounts; receipts; muster rolls; recruiting; ;
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Fort Pitt 16 June 1791
Sir
I have Received your favor of the 9th Instant also your Order in favor of Coll Leane for Arms and Accoutrements to which I shall pay Immediate attention to
I intended to have inclosed an Abstract of my disbursements, but as Coll Hodgdon who is now here, has your Instructions to discharge my Engagements shall Render my Acct to him, And by next Post forward a duplicate. I have inclosed abstracts of my Receipts and deliveries at this Post up to the first Instant -
I intended also to have forwarded Muster Rolls of Major Clarks Battalion of Levies, but as Recruits are coming in almost every day, I shall wait till next Post. some of the Companies are nearly full, & a Prospect of the Battallion being Compleated in a short time -
I am sir
your Obedt
Humb Serv.
Isaac Craig
Honbe Maj. Gen. Henry Knox