Delivery of Arms and Armaments

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Date March 31, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Fort Pitt
Summary Orders to deliver muskets, bayonets, musket powder, and lead to Clement Biddle, Quartermaster General for the state of Pennsylvania.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Henry Knox; Quartermaster General; Colonel Clement Biddle; ;
Related Places Fort Pitt; War Department; Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords muskets; bayonets; musket powder; lead;
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War department,31st March 1791
Sir
Deliver to the order of Colonel Clement Biddle, Quarter master General for the State of Pennsylvania, two hundred muskets and bayonets, five hundred weight of musket powder and one thousand weight of lead.
I amSirYour humble servantHKnoxSecy of War
Major CraigFort Pitt