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Arms & Equipage Needed to Supply the Militia

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
CollectionPrinted Version only (no image)
PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date September 24, 1794
Author Name Clement Biddle (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Clement Biddle, the Quartermaster General of Pennsylvania, asks Hamilton to order Samuel Hodgdon to provide the arms and camp equipage Biddle needs to equip the militia that it is about to set out for Reading and Harrisburgh. [Whiskey Rebellion]
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Clement Biddle; militia of this state; Colonel [Samuel] Hodgdon; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Reading; Harrisburgh; Virginia; counties; Pennsylvania; western counties of Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords wagons; arms and camp equipage; necessary supplies for Virginia; stores; Whiskey Rebellion; insurrection; stores; wagons; ;
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