Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies & Tools to Fort Norfolk, Virginia

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Date December 2, 1800
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name John Harris (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Directs issue of assorted military supplies to Fort Norfolk, Virginia.
Document Format Document Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Harris; Samuel Hodgdon; quartermaster general; Major Mahlon Ford; commanding officer; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort Norfolk; Virginia; ;
Keywords cannon ball twenty four pounder; cannon ball eighteen pounder; cannon ball twelve pounder; shells ten inch; shells eight inch; formers for thirty two, twenty four, eighteen, twelve, nine, and six pounders; cartridge paper; rocket paper; portfire paper; flannel; cotton wick; spirits of wine; white wine vinegar; dressed sheep skins; spunge tacks; copper nails; budge barrels with copper hoops; copper powder measures; copper scales; powder horns with belts; gunners gimblets; gunners punches; gunners priming wires; brass quadrant with plumet; Gunters scals; caliber compasses; coopers copper adze and driver; hammers; tenant saw; pinchers; rasps; block sheaves; laboratory or shoemakers knives; oil stone; scissors; needles; skeins Hamburg line; skeins tarred marline; salt or drudging boxes; flax and tow; tin or copper funnels for shells; iron kettles for kit; iron ladles; fuze machine; bolt of duck; dark and common lanterns; copper kettle; copper mealing pan; brass wire sieves; gauze sieves with leather bottoms; bass mortar with pestle; rocket mould with drifts and formers; portfire mould with former and drift; bullet moulds; molds; hand bellows; tinmans tools; turners tools; oil cloth; tanned hides; salt petre; saltpeter; sulfur; antimony; rosin; pitch; bees wax; pewter solder; brushes; box of tin; bass and iron wire; copper; junk for wads; olive oil; linseed oil; white lead; lamp black; sheet lead; whetstones; quires of sand paper; coils of rope; ;
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