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Requests Order for Blocks or Wood for Cartouch Boxes

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Samuel Hodgdon Letterbook, 1798-99 view image
Document Information
Date April 2, 1799
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Tench Francis (primary)
Summary The Secretary of War requests order for blocks or wood for cartouch boxes for the public store as soon as possible. The wood must be well-seasoned and perfect.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes [not available]
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Related Persons/Groups Tench Francis; Samuel Hodgdon; James McHenry;
Related Places Philadelphia; Public Store;
Keywords Blocks; Wood; Cartouch Boxes;
Key Phrases [not available]

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