Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec War Orders, Naval Supplies, RG45 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec War Orders, Naval Supplies, RG45 view image
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Date June 12, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary McHenry provides a list of the military stores required for the three frigates and directs Hodgdon to determine what can be drawn from the stores of the United States and the locations where they are deposited.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes The author is not shown but, based on the content, it is believed to be James McHenry.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; ;
Related Places War Office; Baltimore; ;
Keywords military stores; frigates; muskets with bayonets; pistols; boarding axes; cutlasses; blunderbusses; boarding pikes with staffs; bottle lanthorns; signal lanthorns; tin lanthorns; dark lanthorns; lanterns; cannon powder; round shot for six pounders; chain and double headed shot; grape shot; cannister shot; round shot for 12 pounders; double headed and chain shot for 12 pounders; hand grenades; musket and pistol balls; speaking trumpets; sheet lead; howitzers; implements for each gun; barrels powder for muskets and pistols; ;
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