Account of Staats Morris

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Date December 8, 1791
Author Name Joseph Howell (primary) Location: Pay Office
Recipient Name Staats Morris (primary)
Summary According to Howell's books, Morris owes a balance $87.46 to the United States. Morris is asked to state his recruiting charges to the US with such sums that have been paid for bounty with the premium of two dollars for each man recruited. If the amount of the recruiting account exceeds the balance of the enclosed account, Morris is authorized to draw a bill on that sum for the amount due him.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Author is assumed to be Joseph Howell, Accountant of the War. Dept.
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Related Persons/Groups Staats Morris; Joseph Howell;
Related Places Pay Office;
Keywords accounts; recruiting account; bounty; list of names; bill; ;
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