Detachment Sent Down the Mississippi

Item

Type

Autograph Letter Signed

Title

Detachment Sent Down the Mississippi

Description

Reports that he has sent men down the Mississippi bearing a packet from the War Office to Guion

year created

1797

month created

09

day created

30

author

sent from location

Pittsburg

recipient

sent to location

on Mississippi

in image

notable person/group

Captain Isaac Guion
Isaac Craig
commanding officer
troops on Mississippi
Philip Carrigher
men
Duncan McHenry
John Woods
Andrew Hart

notable location

on Mississippi
Pittsburg
Mississippi River
Pittsburgh
Ohio River

notable item/thing

packet
mail
light bateaus
provisions
dismissed
descend river
returned

document number

1797093090101

page start

1

number of pages

1

Document instances

In image In source Location in source
[view document] (1 pages) UNA07 (1 pages) Collection: #295 - z Guion Family Papers. F: 1789-1798, #1

Document names

Type Name Location Notes
Author Isaac Craig Pittsburg [n/a]
Recipient Isaac Guion on Mississippi [n/a]