Regarding Camp Kettles and Other Supplies

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Date February 3, 1790
Author Name William Price (primary) Location: West Point
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Informs the Secretary at War that he has tried the tin intended to make camp kettles and that he has contracted with Mr. Morrow to make 40 of them. Tells Knox that if he believes that more than 40 camp kettles are required, this can be done. Also mentions that he has straw and bowls for the troops. Finally he forwards the Returns of Ordnance and Quartermaster Stores for the month of January.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Cites Knox to Price 01/20/1790
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; William Price; James Morrow; Manon; Captain Burbeck; Henry Burbeck; companies;
Related Places West Point; Springfield; ;
Keywords tin; store; camp kettles; straw; bowls; contract; buckets; wood; cords of wood; return of ordnance; return of quartermasters stores; ;
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