Articles for the Defense of Sundry Forts

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Date September 15, 1800
Author Name Jonathan Newman (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary)
Summary Enclosed are three returns respecting articles needed at Detroit, Niagara, and Michilimackinac. The articles listed therein should be delivered to the Quartermaster General for transportation. General Wilkinson sent a cartridge box as a model but Newman does not know how to send it. The Secretary is still exceedingly indisposed.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Jonathan Newman; Quarter Master General; General Wilkinson; ;
Related Places War Office; Detroit; Niagara; Michilimackinac; ;
Keywords return of ordnance and military stores; return of arms and accoutrements; return of cannon and mortars; defense; forts; transportation; remarks; cartridge box; model; cartridges; swords; belts; ;
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