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Richard Mentor Johnson letter

Mss 821202
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 821202
Letter from Richard Mentor Johnson in Washington, DC to Col. Towson, Paymaster-General of Army, requesting him to "take a draft upon Bank of Edwardsville for the sum of $40-45,000" to pay troops "to preent the necessity of transmitting the specie to Louisville from that place (Edwardville, Indiana). This request is in response to whishes of Mr. Crawford and Mr. Calhoun.

Dates

  • 1821-03-02

Creator

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Unrestricted

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Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Overview

In English.

General

John Caldwell Calhoun (1782-1850), William Harris Crawford (1772-1834)

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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