Construction and Insurrection

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Date October 24, 1794
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Agreeable to orders, musket cartridge making will commence with expediency. Updates on building/ construction taking place under T. Butlers direction due to insufficient space at Fort Fayette. All expenses related to construction are a result of insurrection. Noted that the insurgents might pretend to adhere to laws to prevent army from suppressing their actions.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Isaac Craig; garrison; Thomas Butler; Colonel Butler; insurgents; troops; army; leaders of the insurrection; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Fort Fayette; commissary store house; block house; oven and bake house; stores; general house; general store house; frontier; territory; ;
Keywords musket cartridge; stores; supplies; arms; armaments; oven and bake house; barracks; block house; expenditures; ;
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