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Guns for state militias

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date September 15, 1794
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Secretary Hamilton provides a list of necessary materials to the Supervisor of Military Stores. The Virginia and Maryland militias need 6 six-pounders, 3 three-pounders, and 2 howitzers. The Pennsylvania militia needs 6 six-pounders, 4 three-pounders, and 3 howitzers. The Jersey militia needs 3 six-pounders, 3 three-pounders, and one howitzer.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes LS, sold by Stan V. Henkels, Jr., January 19, 1932, Lot 73.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Alexander Hamilton; militia;
Related Places Philadelphia; Virginia; Maryland; New Jersey;
Keywords pounders; howitzers;
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