Contract for Supplying Posts

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Date May 9, 1792
Author Name E & W (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary E&W reference their contract with the secretary of the Treasury for supplies to several posts. Describes the supplies available, and the difficulty of transporting meat to the falls of Muskinghum,
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Unknown authors, but letter is initialed E&W.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Alexander Hamilton; Miami; E&W; company; contractor;
Related Places Philadelphia; Chester Town, Maryland; Fort Washington; Fort Hamilton; Fort Jefferson; Kentucky; Monongahala River; Muskinghum River; ;
Keywords flour, meat, whiskey; ;
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