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Military Stores for the 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
Document Information
Date July 1, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Harris is directed to deliver the following to the frigates as shown: To the frigate "United States" at Philadelphia: shot for 24 pounders. To the frigate "Constellation" at Baltimore: hand grenades, sheet lead, and shot for 24 pounders. To the frigate "Constitution" at Boston: muskets with bayonets and cartouche boxes, hand grenades, sheet lead, tin lanterns, shot for 24 pounders.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes The author is not shown but, based on content, it is believed to be James McHenry.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; [James McHenry}; ;
Related Places War Office;
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