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Supplies for Fort Johnson and Dependencies in South Carolina and Georgia

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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 December 2, 1800
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Israel Whelen (primary)
Summary Letter, directs procurement of supplies for Fort Johnson and dependencies in South Carolina and Georgia.
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Israel Whelen; Samuel Hodgdon; public storekeeper; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort Johnson; South Carolina; Georgia;
Keywords procure; dependencies; cannon ball twenty four pounder; reams of rocket and portfire paper; cotton wick; spirits of wine; white wine vinegar; dressed sheep skins; spunge tacks; copper nails; budge barrels with copper hoops; copper powder measures from six pounds to half an ounce; sets of copper scales with weights from four pounds to half an ounce; gunners gimblets; gunners punches; gunners priming wires; brass quadrants with plumets; gunters scales; callibre compasses; cooper copper adzes and drivers; hammers; drawing knives; pinchers; rasps assorted; block sheaves; laboratory or shoemakers knives; oil stone; scissors; skeins of Hamburg line; skeins of tarred marline; salt or drudging boxes; flax and tow; tin or copper funnels for shells; iron kettles for kit; iron ladles; bolts of duck; copper kettles; copper mealing pans; brass wire sieves; common brass wire sieves; gauze sieves with leather bottoms; brass mortars with pestles; eight inch rocket mould with drifts and formers; portfire mold with drifts and formers; set of bullet moulds; pairs of hand bellows; tinmans tools; oil cloths; tanned hides; rosin; pitch; bees wax; borax; pewter solder; brushes; tin; brass and iron wire assorted; sheets of copper; junk; linseed oil; olive oil; white lead; lamp black; whet stones; sand paper; coils of rope from one and an half to three inches;
Key Phrases procure and have deposited with the public storekeeper in this city as early as possible the following supplies for the use of Fort Johnson and dependencies;

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