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The Situation at Springfield

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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 October 22, 1794
Author Name David Ames (primary) Location: Springfield
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Writing in code, Ames provides a detailed explanation of the current situation at the Public Armory at Springfield as well as a list of wanted articles that includes the cost of each article.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Mostly illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon, Superintendent of Ordnances and Military Stores; David Ames;
Related Places Philadelphia; Springfield;
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