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Wolcott, Oliver, 1760-1833 : Oliver Wolcott letters, 1795-1800

Thirteen letters, Mar. 11, 1795- Dec. 11, 1800, written by Oliver Wolcott, secretary of the treasury, to David Henley, general agent for the War Dept. in the Territory of the United States, South of the River Ohio, regarding public contracts for military and Indian supplies in what is now Tennessee.,The letters contain rules and regulations regarding the administration of contracts, as well as numerous directives regarding the choice of contractors to supply both the region and the Tellico Blockhouse. They also discuss accusations of fraud against contractor "Robert Searcey."
Extent: 0.1 linear feet - 13 folders
Subjects: Indians and the West, Politics
Call Number: VAULT box Ayer MS 921
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