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List of Supplies to be Transported from Springfield to Frigate Constitution at Boston

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PublicationUnited States Office of Naval Records and Library [Dudley Knox]. Naval Documents Related to the Quasi-War between the United States and France: Naval Operations from February 1797 to December 1801. 7 Vols. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1935-1938. (no image)
Document Information
Date May 30, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary McHenry asks Hodgdon to order 160 barrels of cannon and 8 barrels of musket powder transported from Springfield to Boston for the frigate Constitution. Mr. Harris should deliver candles and other goods to be sent to the Constellation which is in the Chesapeake.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Printed in Naval Documents Related to the Quasi-War between the United States and France, vol. 1, p 95-96.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hogdon; James McHenry; Mr. Harris; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Springfield; Boston; Chesapeake; ;
Keywords barrels of cannon powder; barrels of musket powder; frigate Constitution; transportation; frigate Constellation; boxes of candles; two hundred and ten 24 pound cannister shot; one hundred and forty 12 pound cannister shot; one hundred and fifty two pound cannister shot for small howitzers; ;
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