Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Samuel Huntington, 28 July 1780

From Samuel Huntington

Philadelphia, 28 July 1780. Circular letter to the state executives enclosing a resolve of Congress of 25 July authorizing the states furnishing wagons for Continental service to make adequate allowances for wagon hire until deputy quartermasters are appointed for the states.

RC (Vi); 2 p.; endorsed. FC (DLC: PCC, No. 15). Enclosure (Vi): copy of Congress’ resolution of 25 July 1780, attested by Charles Thomson; printed in JCC description begins Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774–1789, ed. W. C. Ford and others, Washington, 1904–1937 description ends , xvii, 665.

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