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Report of the Expenses of the National Armory

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 6th Cong, Senate, Sec War Reports, RG46 view image
Document Information
Date January 7, 1800
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Senate of the United States
Summary The Secretary of War lays before the Senate of the United States an exhibit of the expenses of the National Armory at Springfield Massachusetts with the fullest information he has been able to obtain relative to said establishment.
Document Format Document Signed
Document Notes Enclosed in McHenry to Jefferson, 01/06/1800.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Secretary of War; Senate; Superintendent of the Armory; artificers; workmen; apprentices; private contractors; President; master armorers; ;
Related Places War Department; National Armory; Springfield, Massachusetts; ;
Keywords expenses; musket stocks; rations; price; cost; buildings; machinery; tools; unfinished works; materials; repairing French arms; cannon carriages; accounts; muskets; wages; grindstones; charcoal; sea coal; emery; oil; buff leather; cast steel; brass; crucibles; wire; screws; sandpaper; tallow; clothing; files; contingent charges; small arms; contracts; militia service; fine; ;
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