Provisions and Conduct

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CollectionJames S. Copley Library: General Collection view image
PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
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Date July 7, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Enclosed letter and contract for provisions. Purchase of pack-horses at Fort Pitt advisable with consent of Commander-in-Chief and Maj. Gen. Butler. General advice on purchase of provisions and compensation.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Henry Knox; Commander-in-Chief; Major General Butler; contractor; Wilkie; paymaster; ;
Related Places War Department; Fort Pitt; frontier; Treasury; ;
Keywords provisions; supplies; pack-horses; pack horses; contract; transportation; price; ration; forage; expedition; ;
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