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Requests Information about Iron Ballasts

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Comm of Revenue Letterbook, RG74 view image
Document Information
Date July 7, 1794
Author Name Tench Coxe (primary) Location: Revenue Office
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Reports that a considerable quantity of iron ballasts were delivered to a War Department agent from the ship Alliance. Hopes to use them most economically. Requests a note of their condition.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Tench Coxe; Captain Barry; Secretary of War; Navy; agent; Treasury Department; ;
Related Places Revenue Office; War Department; ;
Keywords Ship Alliance; iron ballast; models; contracts; note; quantities; ;
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