Letter from Colonel George Gibson to Lieutenant Nathan Clark
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Description In this letter dated July 30, 1822, Colonel George Gibson (Commissary General of Subsistence) asks Lieutenant Nathan Clark (Assistant Quartermaster at St. Peters, later known as Fort Snelling) to send him a list of materials needed at Fort Snelling between June of 1823 and May of 1824. Gibson tells Clark to exclude from the list those objects that can be manufactured at Fort Snelling (including candles and vinegar) as well as those already on hand.
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Format Content Category: text
Place Subject: Fort Snelling Commissary-Storehouse, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Creation Source: United States, Army
Author: Gibson, Colonel George
Subjects Recipient: Clark, Lieutenant Nathan
Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: Exactly 07/30/1822
Notes Forms part of United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 5th (1815- ). Order books, 1819-1828.
Holding Type Manuscripts - Component - Item
Identifiers 001736413
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