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Discusses Horses

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: QMG James O'Hara Ltrs Sent, RG92 view image
Document Information
Date July 10, 1793
Author Name James O'Hara (primary) Location: Hobson's Choice
Recipient Name James Wilkinson (primary) Location: Fort Hamilton
Summary Refers to guide for the movement of the army and Wilkinson's superior knowledge of the local area. Worries that articles will fall short. Has instructed wagon masters at Fort Hamilton how to care for horses and oxen in their charge. Seeks approval for saddle horses. Discusses sending pack horses to Fort Hamilton with corn.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Difficult to read
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Brigadier General James Wilkinson; James O'Hara; Wagon Masters; spies; guide; cavalry; ;
Related Places Fort Hamilton; Hobson's Choice; Fort Jefferson;
Keywords movement of the army; articles of May; horses; saddle horses; forage; pack horses; ;
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