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Horse, bridle, and saddle

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CollectionNew York Public Library: U.S. Army Collection view image
Document Information
Date August 12, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Letter, mentions horse, bridle and saddle for Stephen Hillis
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; James McHenry; Stephen Hillis; John Harris; ;
Related Places War Office; Knoxville, Tennessee; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords horse; bridle; saddle; pistols; public business; holsters with caps; saddle bags; lock and key; musket cartridges; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
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War Office August 12 1796
Sir,
Please to furnish Mr. Stephen Hillis with a Horse Bridle and Saddle and a pair of Pistols; he going on public Business to Knoxville in the State of Tennessee--
I am SirYour obedt servantJames McHenrySecy of War
Samuel Hodgdon Esqr
Philada Augt 13th 1796 Received of John Harris Com. M. Store One Horse, One Bridle; One Saddle Complt; One pair Holster with Caps, One Sirsingle, One pair Saddle Bags with Lock & key, One pair Pistols, & One doz Muskt Cartridges, agreeable to the within Order
Stephen Hillis