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Street Sand for the Fireplaces of the War Dept.

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
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Document Information
Date November 18, 1794
Author Name John Stagg (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary There is a need for street sand from the public stores to lay before the fireplaces of four rooms in the War Office in order to prevent accidents from fires.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; John Stagg;
Related Places War Office;
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Transcription

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War Office--
10 November 1794
Lead wanted --
[Stamped: Received from State Dep't. Nov. 24. 1894. R.P.O. 401810.]
Samuel Hodgdon Esq
341 341
Dear Sir.
We are in want, for the security of four rooms of the War Office from accidents of a fire, a sufficiency of Sheet Lead, to lay before each fire place. Be pleased to furnish the quantity necessary from the public stores.
Yours sincerely - Jno Stagg Jr
Saml. Hodgdon Esqr
[Stamped: Received from State Dep't. Nov. 24. 1894. R.P.O. 401810.