Requests Payment for Troops under Colonel Harmar

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Date April 29, 1785
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Richard Henry Lee (primary)
Summary Asks that additional disbursements of troop pay be authorized, particularly for Col. Harmar at Fort McIntosh. Reports that the corps have been there 9 months with only 1 month's pay and if they receive their advancement, many may choose to reenlist.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes In unbound journal marked "correspondence of General Josiah Harmar transcribed by the War Department 1812."
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Related Persons/Groups Richard Henry Lee; Henry Knox; Josiah Harmar; Major Doughty; Lieutenant Sackett; Congress; Non-Commissioned Officers; Privates; officer; Corps; President of Congress; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places War Office; Fort Pitt; West Point; Fort McIntosh; ;
Keywords pay; supply of money; disbursements; reinlistments; ;
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