Letters; Ohio River Iced Up; Garrison Musters and Pay Rolls

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Date January 17, 1794
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Received letters, including one to Lieutenant Robert Thompson. Weather has unexpectedly changed and prevented Major Cass from embarking; Ohio River full of ice. Captain Crawford not yet returned. Mentions muster and payrolls for Fort Franklin, Beaver Block House, and garrisons at Fort Fayette and Wheeling.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Stagg to Craig, 01/24/1794.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Isaac Craig; Lieutenant Robert Thompson; Major Cass; Captain Crawford; Joseph Howell; merchants; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Headquarters; Fort Franklin; Beaver Block House; Fort Fayette; Wheeling; ;
Keywords change of weather; muster rolls; pay rolls; garrisons; one months pay; ;
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