Instructions for Superintendent of Military Stores

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Date November 11, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Lays out instructions for office of Superintendent of Military Stores, including inspection & reporting on the condition of supply houses, armories, arsenals, etc.; proper record keeping; and cooperation with the Treasury.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; James McHenry; storekeeper; Harrison; purveyor; Secretary of War; Henry Knox; Postmaster General; Secretary of the Treasury; ;
Related Places War Office; ;
Keywords annexed instructions; returns; articles; store; public supplies; invoices; inspect; state and condition of the stores; report; military stores; repairs; ordnance; arms; military articles; principal arsenals, stores and armories; quarterly return; manufacture; books; magazines; repositories; clothing; Indian goods; supplies; ;
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