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Delivery of Saltpeter to Philadelphia

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CollectionConnecticut Historical Society: Oliver Wolcott Jr. Papers. view image
Document Information
Date August 2, 1799
Author Name Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (primary) Location: Treasury Department
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Reports that 500 tons of saltpeter may be expected in Philadelphia for the public accounts. Makes arrangements for the delivery of cargo.
Document Format Autograph Draft Letter
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Oliver Wolcott, Jr.;
Related Places Treasury Department; Philadelphia;
Keywords Saltpeter; Vessel; Cargo;
Key Phrases [not available]

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