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Long Coat & Cocked Hat, Etc.

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
Document Information
Date September 26, 1794
Author Name Cornelius Sedam (primary) Location: Governor's Island
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Sedam expresses his wish for a new uniform that includes a long coat and cocked hat which he feels will be suitable for new recruits.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Cornelius Sedam; laborers; whole Army;
Related Places Philadelphia; Governor's Island;
Keywords clothing and arms; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
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