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Shipment of Sundry Ordnance to Charleston

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Samuel Hodgdon Letterbook, 1798-99 view image
Document Information
Date May 18, 1798
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Melancton Smith (primary)
Summary Hodgdon discusses the shipment of cannon and carriages to Charleston, South Carolina.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Melancton Smith; Samuel Hodgdon; James Simmons; Major [George] Fleming; Capt. [John] Briant;
Related Places Philadelphia; Charleston; ;
Keywords twelve pounders; carriage; eighteen pounders; freight; Bill of Lading; brass 24 pounders; pieces of ordnance; military stores; ;
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