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Transporting Brass Cannon with Their Carriages & Implements

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Samuel Hodgdon Letterbook, 1798-99 view image
Document Information
Date April 25, 1798
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Melancton Smith (primary)
Summary Hodgdon orders that the cannon that he acquired from Capt. Houdin at Albany be transported by water to Philadelphia.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Melancton Smith; Samuel Hodgdon; Capt. Houdin, public storekeeper at Albany; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Albany; ;
Keywords brass cannon with their carriages and implements; transportation by water; freight; bill of lading; ;
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