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Regulations for Receiving, Distributing, and Accounting for Public Property

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CollectionSterling Library: John M. & Preston Brown Papers view image
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Date 1792
Author Name James Wilkinson (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Discusses regulations concerning the delivery of public stores to the U.S. army on the Ohio, with instructions to each department (Ordinance, Quartermaster, Hospital, Clothing, and Indian). Also details duties of Quartermaster General, the Conductor of Military Stores at Headquarters, the Hospital Storekeepers, and their deputies, along with the surgeons and surgeons' mates. Orders strict record-keeping.
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Related Persons/Groups James Wilkinson; Brown; Army of the United States; Commissary of Military Stores; storekeeper; Quartermaster General; Ordnance Department; armorers; artillery artificers; Quartermasters Department; artificers; Hospital Department; sick; wounded; Clothing Department; sub legionary paymasters; Indian department; Indians; deputy quartermaster; Commanding General; Conductor of Military Stores; hospital storekeeper; commanding officers; surgeon; surgeons mates; Chief Surgeon of the Army; Governor of the Western Territory; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; headquarters; upper parts of the Ohio; Ohio River; ;
Keywords evidence; regulations; distributing; accounting; public property; designs; public stores; packages; articles; stores; ordnance; arms; military stores; transportation; barracks; utensils; cavalry horses; equipment; forage; medicine; instruments; hospital stores; hospital furniture; clothing; Indian goods; receipts; deliveries; ammunition; account; returns; estimate of articles; ;
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