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Letter to Timothy Pickering, November 2, 1781

TRANSCRIPT GLC 2437.52.132

George Washington.  Requisition for payment signed: Head Quarters, to Timothy Pickering, 1781 November 2. 1p. + doc.

 

To Colonel Timothy Pickering Q. M. Genl.

 

Sir

 

Pay from the British Military Chest in your Care One hundred and fifty Pounds Lawful Money to Brigadier General Knox of the Artillery, for the Use of his Department and for which he is to be held Accountable -

 

Given at Head Quarters this

2nd November 1781

 

Go: Washington

By His Excellency’s Comd.

Jona. Trumbull Junr. Secy.

Received of Colonel Pickering the above mentioned Sum in full for General Knox

 

S. Shawn A D Camp

 

[docket]

Head Quarters 2d. Novr. 1781

[?] Copy of an Order from His Exy. The Commander in Chief in favor of Brigr. Genl. Knox for £150 Lawful Money on Timy. Pickering Esqr. Q M G. for the use of His Departs.