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Purchase and Delivery of Supplies for Fort Sumner

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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 3, 1800
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Israel Whelen (primary)
Summary Letter, directs purchase and delivery of supplies for Fort Sumner at Portland Massachusetts [Maine].
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Israel Whelen; Samuel Hodgdon; agent; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Portland, Massachusetts; Boston; Fort Sumner; ;
Keywords procure and deposit; supplies; reams of rocket and portfire paper; coton wick; white wine vinegar; sheep skins; spunge tacks; copper nails; copper powder measures; copper scales with weights from four pounds to half an ounce; brass quadrant with plumet; gunters scale; callibre compass; coopers copper adze and driver; tenant saw; pinchers; rasps assorted; block sheave; laboratory or shoemaker's knife; scissors; skeins of Hamburg line; skeins of tarred marline; salt or drudging boxes; tin or copper tunnel for shells; iron kettle for kit; ladles; dark and common lanterns; copper kettle; copper mealing pan; brass wire sieve very fine; common brass wire sieve; gauze sieve with leather bottom; brass mortar with pestle; eight ounce rocket mould with former and drift; portfire mould with former and drift; vise; bench vice; hand vice; oil cloth; tanned hides; rosin; pitch; bees wax; borax; pewter solder; brushes; brass and iron wire assorted; junk for roads; olive oil; linseed oil; white lead; lamp black; carpenters tools; sand paper; coils of rope from one and an half to three inches; purchase; receipts; delivery; cash account; ;
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