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Title: [Letter] 1814 Jul. 8, Camp Ross [to] Major General Jno [i.e., John] Cocke, Rutledge, Granger Co[unty, TN] / Geo[rge] Doherty : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Doherty, George

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Date: July 8, 1814
Extent: 3p
Summary:This document is a letter written during the War of 1812, dated July 8, 1814, from General George Doherty to Major General John Cocke. Doherty explains that there is a lack of arms and supplies for the troops, despite regulations against having unarmed men in service, and he requests arms from Cocke. Doherty also includes an excerpt of a military order from Andrew Jackson.
Collection:John Cocke Papers

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