Reports of Arrival of Muskets to Baltimore; Requests Delivery to Philadelphia

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Date July 31, 1799
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Jeremiah Yellot (primary) Location: Baltimore
Summary The Secretary of Treasury has informed the Secretary of War of arrival of 24 cases of muskets in Baltimore from Hamburgh, according to directions from Mr. Pitkin to Mr. King. Requests him to send the entire shipment by the first suitable water conveyance, addressed to John Harris, public storekeeper.
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Related Persons/Groups Jeremiah Yellott; Samuel Hodgdon; Oliver Wolcott, Jr.; James McHenry; Timothy Pitkin; Mr. King; John Harris;
Related Places Baltimore; Philadelphia; Hamburgh;
Keywords Muskets; Transportation; Water Conveyance;
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