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Responds to Request for Artillery Engineers in Fredericksburg; Info about Contracts

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Comm of Revenue Letterbook, RG74 view image
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Date July 29, 1794
Author Name Tench Coxe (primary) Location: Revenue Office
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Received letter about artillery engineer recruits at Fredericksburg, and seeks to make immediate action. Reports arrangement with contractors to furnish artillery and rifle coats. Mr. Sterret is to move to Philadelphia, and his brother will provide secure assistance in his place in Baltimore.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Tench Coxe; Secretary of the Treasury; Alexander Hamilton; Mr. Gilbert; Contractors; George Harrison; Mr. Sterret; contractors; brother; commissioner of revenue; Secretary of War; Treasury Department; ;
Related Places Revenue Office; Fredericksburg, Virginia; Philadelphia; Baltimore; Maryland; ;
Keywords artillery coats; rifle coats; assistance; ;
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