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Establish Magazine and Arsenal in South Carolina

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CollectionSouth Carolina Department of Archives and History: Governor's Messages view image
Document Information
Date November 14, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Department of War
Recipient Name Governor William Moultrie (primary)
Summary Proposed purchase of land to build arsenal and magazine. Requested Moultrie obtain the necessary permission from the state legislature.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Copy. Knox appears to believe that William Moultrie remains governor of South Carolina, see Knox to Moultrie, 03/13/1795. Arnoldus Vanderhorst took the office in 01/17/1794.
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Related Persons/Groups William Moultrie; Henry Knox; Legislature of South Carolina; President of the United States; ;
Related Places Department of War; South Carolina; ;
Keywords magazine; arsenal; land; purchase; ;
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