Request for Issue of Powder & Portfires for Cannon Testing at Cecil Furnace

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Consolidated Correspondence File, RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Supply Orders, 1799-1801, RG93 (no image)
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Consolidated Correspondence File, RG217 view image
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Date March 24, 1800
Author Name James McHenry
Recipient Name John Harris (primary)
Summary Directs issue of cannon powder & portfires for use in proving a cannon at Cecil Furnace.
Document Format Document Signed
Document Notes 3 COLLECTIONS: one with photocopy images, one without images, and one with photograph images of the same.
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Related Persons/Groups John Harris; John Wilkins Jr.; Samuel Hodgdon; James McHenry; ;
Related Places War Office; Cecil furnace; ;
Keywords cannon powder; port fire; cannon; proving; ;
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