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Request for Straw

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 22, 1791
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary)
Summary Straw in short supply, request for more to be delivered. Request to supply resident and incoming troops.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Samuel Hodgdon; troops; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; ;
Keywords straw; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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Saml Hodgdon22 July 1791PittsburgStraw wanted
Pittsburg 22 July 1791
Straw is wanting for the Troops already on this ground, and more will be called for immediately for those coming in.
You will be pleased to see that both are supplied
Your Most Obedient Servant
Samuel Hodgdon
Major Craig
By [undecipherable] this day to [undecipherable] express