Receiving Stores Not Purchased for the Navy

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Date June 24, 1800
Author Name Robert Gill (primary) Location: Navy Store
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Gill declares that he has been authorized only to receive stores intended for the Navy Department. However, when it has been represented to him that some articles suitable for the Navy Department have been sent to the Military Store he agreed to accept them. But he has no intention of accepting articles purchased expressly for the Military Store and not in use by the Navy.
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Robert Gill; Mr. Harris; executrix of the late Tench Francis; Navy Department; ;
Related Places Navy Store; Military Store; ;
Keywords articles; stores; instructions; checks; baize; military store; ships of the Navy; blue plains; woollens; moth eaten; damaged; sheathing of vessels of war; flannel; cartridges; ;
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