Urgent Orders to Ship Guns to West Point

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Date July 20, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name William Knox (primary)
Summary Orders to send guns and bayonets to McHill of New York from thence to West Point.
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups William Knox; Henry Knox; McHill; Hill; ;
Related Places War Department; West Point; New York; ;
Keywords ordered; gun stocks; steel ramrods; bayonets; public possession; ;
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