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Proposed Foundry on the Potomac

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMaryland Historical Society: Stephen Raphel Papers view image
MicrofilmJames McHenry Papers (no image)
Document Information
Date February 12, 1800
Author Name Thomas Johnson (primary) Location: Fredrick
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Johnson believes that the proposed foundry should be established on the Potomac above the Great Falls at the mouth of the Virginia Catoctin, rather than on the Shenandoah. He also inquires after an offer he made a year previously to supply shot to the War Department.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Partially illegible. Cited in McHenry to Johnson, 03/04/1800.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Thomas Johnson; Congress; ;
Related Places Fredrick; Shenandoah; Potomac River; Great Falls; Virginia; Catocin Creek; ;
Keywords foundry; shot; estimates; ;
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