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Letter to Henry Bedingers, August 5, 1788

TRANSCRIPT GLC 1831

George Washington. Endorsed receipt signed: to Henry Bedingers for 100 lbs of gunpowder for the Potomac Company, 1788 August 5. 1 p. + doc.

 

Potowmack Compy. To Henry Bedinger, Dr.

1788    100 Wt Powder at Sundry time   3/ --15-0-0

Pensy Currency

The above Powder has been Received for the Poto. Company

(for which a Voucher has been deliverd by Me)

13th September 1788 full payment Richardson Stewart

For Henry Bedinger

 

Jacob Bedinger

[verso]

No 14

Henry Bedingers <?> for 100lb Powder 15 Pensa. Currcy Paid Septr. 22d. 1788

Passd Augt. 5th. 88

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