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Transmission of Patterns for Supplies

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Comm of Revenue Letterbook, RG74 view image
Document Information
Date May 2, 1794
Author Name Tench Coxe (primary) Location: Revenue Office
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Requests transmission of standard patterns for muskets, bayonets, rifles, pistols, and other supplies. Refers to expense of gunpowder storage. The Secretary of the Treasury requests a description of all needs.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Tench Coxe; Agent; Alexander Hamilton; Secretary of the Treasury; commissioner of revenue; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Revenue Office; Fort Mifflin;
Keywords estimate; articles; patterns; muskets; bayonets; horseman's pistols; knapsacks; cartridge boxes; tents; marquee; brass howitzers; field carriages; gunpowder; ;
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