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Contract for Supplying War Department with Clothing for the Army

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CollectionHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Rawle Papers view image
Document Information
Date October 22, 1792
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Recipient Name William Young
Summary Copy of contract between Alexander Hamilton and William Young and George Dannacker, contractors, for supplying clothing to War Department for the Army. Describes procedures for inspection of quality. Schedule of articles are for infantry and cavalry.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Appears that one page is missing. Hamilton prefaces his paragraphs by number that begins "fourthly"
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; William Young; George Dannacker; Secretary of Treasury; army; contractors; infantry; cavalry; inspector; Secretary of War; drummers; fifers; ;
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Keywords contract; supply; clothing; cloth; materials; patterns; coats; extra prices; schedule; hats; vests; woolen overalls; linen overalls; shoes; shirts; socks; blankets; stocks; stock clasps; pairs of socks; pairs of shoes; leather breeches; boots; stockings; rifle shirts; ;
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