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Requests Shelter for shipping on Delaware River

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Comm of Revenue Letterbook, RG74 view image
Document Information
Date July 21, 1794
Author Name Tench Coxe (primary) Location: Revenue Office
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Requests means to shelter ships at Mud Island Fort on the Delaware River. Seeks information about accommodations.
Document Format Letterbook
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Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Tench Coxe; commissioner of revenue; treasury department; Superintendent of Shipping, Delaware Establishment; ;
Related Places Revenue Office; Delaware River; Mud Island Fort; ;
Keywords ice; piers; shelter; vessels; weather; rings and bolts; logs; posts; fortifications; accommodations; ;
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