From Tench Coxe1
Treasury Department, Revenue Office, July 1, 1794. “… I have the honor … to request that a warrant may be issued in favor of John Mease as agent for Thomas Marshall …2 on account of whiskey purchased for the … Military supply. I inclose you Mr. Francis’s3 application for a further sum of money, for the service at Fort Mifflin, and request that a warrant may be issued in his favor accordingly.”
LC, RG 75, Letters of Tench Coxe, Commissioner of the Revenue, Relating to the Procurement of Military, Naval, and Indian Supplies, National Archives.
2. Marshall was inspector of Survey No. 7 in Virginia.