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Transport of Supplies

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date November 10, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary)
Summary With some delay, woolen overalls and a medicine chest en route to Pittsburgh.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Henry Knox; Dr. Carmichael; ;
Related Places War Department; Pittsburgh; ;
Keywords medicine chest; woolen overalls; coveralls; overalls; boxes; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

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War department,
Nov 10 1791
Sir,
I have received your letter of the [undecipherable] was the enclosures.
Thro some mistake the overalls were not forwarded as soon as was expected, however these are now on the way to Pittsburg, three boxes of woolen Overalls, and a medicine chest_ The latter is addressed to Dr. Carmichael, who is to remain at Pittsburg for the present.
I am
Sir,
Your humble Servt
HKnox
Secry. of War
Major Craig