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Muskets Arrived

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CollectionSterling Library: Eli Whitney Papers view image
Document Information
Date December 22, 1798
Author Name Eli Whitney (primary) Location: New Haven
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Three thousand muskets stocks arrived safely. Whitney will send for the remaining one thousand in the spring.
Document Format Copy of document
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Eli Whitney; superintendent public stores; Captain Wallace; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; New Haven; Connecticut; ;
Keywords muskets; bill of lading; musket stocks; spring; ;
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