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Supplies for the Use of Garrison at Fort Mifflin on Mud Island

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Coxe and Irvine Papers, RG92 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Coxe and Irvine Papers, RG92 view image
Document Information
Date November 27, 1800
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Israel Whelen (primary)
Summary Letter, directs procurement of supplies for Fort Mifflin.
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Israel Whelen; Samuel Hodgdon; John Harris; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort Mifflin; Mud Island;
Keywords procure; supplies; garrison; requisition; cannon balls 24 lb; sets of formers for 32, 24, 18, 12, 9 & 6 pounders; reams of rocket and portfire paper; cotton wick for quick match; spirits of wine; white wine vinegar; dressed sheep skins for spunges; spunge tacks; copper nails; budge barrels with copper hoops; copper scales with weights from four pounds to one half ounce; gunners gimblets; gunners punches; gunners priming wires; brass quadrant with plumet; gunners scales; pair of callibre compasses; coopers copper adze and dresser; tenant saw; pinchers; rasps; laboratory or shoemaker's knives; pairs of scissors; skeins of Hamburg line; tarred marline; salt or drudging boxes; flax and tow; tin or copper funnels for shells; iron kettle for kit; iron ladles; fuze machine; bolt of duck; dark and common lantherns; lanterns; copper kettle; copper mealing pan; brass wire sieves very fine; brass wire sieves common; gauze sieves with leather bottoms; brass mortar with pestle; rocket mould with drifts and formers; portfire mould with drifts and formers; mold; set of bullet moulds; pair of hand bellows; set of tinmans tools; oil cloth; tanned hides; rosin; pitch; bees wax; borax; pewter solder; brushes; tin; brass and iron wire assorted; sheets of copper; junk for wads; olive oil; linseed oil; white lead; lamp black; whet stones; sand paper; coils of rope; ;
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