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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.00872
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0025] January 1781 
Title Benjamin Stoddert to Henry Knox regarding the Board of War
Date 18 January 1781
Author Stoddert, Benjamin (1744-1813)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Informs Knox that the Board of War has created a new position, the Deputy Field Commissary of Military Stores for the Southern Army. The Board wishes him to let a Mr. Thomas Jones know that they have appointed him to the position and to have Knox help him if he needs it. Written at the War Office.
Subjects Revolutionary War  Revolutionary War General  Continental Congress  Congress  Government and Civics  Military Supplies  Military Provisions  Military History  Continental Army  
People Stoddert, Benjamin (1744-1813)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Jones, Thomas (fl. 1781-1782)  
Theme The American Revolution; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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