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Returns of Ordnance and Military Stores; the Matter of Craig's Compensation

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date January 25, 1793
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary)
Summary Received returns of ordnance and military stores. Asks for monthly returns. Addresses Craig's rate of compensation. Does not believe Craig entitled to separate compensation for erection of block houses at Pittsburg. Notes that a public officer should have a fixed and known compensation.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Cited in Craig to Knox, 02/01/1793.
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Henry Knox; public officer; Quartermaster General; Deputy Quartermaster General; ;
Related Places War Department; Pittsburgh;
Keywords monthly returns; ordnance; military stores; compensation; erection; block houses; contract; ;
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