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Sketch of Block House

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date January 15, 1792
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Fort Pitt
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Enclosed sketch of newly completed block house and other buildings with full description of size, location, and plan for additional buildings.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Knox to Craig, 01/27/1792.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Isaac Craig; Captain Asheton; General St Clair; William Knox; ;
Related Places Fort Pitt; block house; barracks; buildings; stores; Philadelphia; Ohio River; ;
Keywords block house; barracks; buildings; stores; sketch of the works; erecting; defense of the town; public stores; ranges of barracks; piquets; artillery; raised perpendicular; upper stories; cannon; magazine; casting; musket balls; cartridge paper; window glass; nails; hooks; ladles; boxes; tin; case shot; estimate of the expenses; ;
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