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Paper Sufficient for Cartridges

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Post Revolutionary War Papers, RG94 view image
Document Information
Date November 19, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Mr. Harris should be directed to forward as many papers as will be necessary to make fifty paper cartridges, each of which will hold sixteen pounds of cannon powder. The paper should be made up into cartridges of the size specified by Mr. [?] and delivered to him.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Partially illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; James McHenry;
Related Places War Office;
Keywords [not available]
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