Jesup Diary

Jesup Diary

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Micanopy, and one for Jumper; and he furnished Holach Toochee with one also- the chiefs took leave of Genl J. and proceeded on their journey. Reported to the Secy of War- communicated with Lt. Col Crane, Genl Hernandez, and Governor Call, in relation to the defense of the country. Reported to the Adjt General. Directed tents and camp equipage to be furnished for the hostages.
26. Detached Major Zantzinger with two hundred men to repair the road to Fort Foster, and five

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miles south of it.
27. Ordered that the horses of the Army should be grazed, daily, from sunrise until an hour before sun set and that [?] parties should be turned out under the direction of the Inspector General.
28. The troops were mustered by the Inspector general – recd various commands.
March 1st. Directed that descriptive rolls should be furnished by commanding officers of companies to the principal surgeons at the depot hospitals, of all their sick men in those hospitals.