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Proving Powder, Questions on Casting Arms

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date April 21, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary)
Summary Recommends proving each cask of powder as it arrives. Asks about Turnbull and Marnie casting a few tons of shot.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Henry Knox; Turnbull; Marnie; Marmie; Turnbull and Marmie; ;
Related Places War Department; Fort Pitt; Pittsburgh; Fort Washington; ;
Keywords boats; axes; rifles; cask of powder; shot; cannons; arms; powder; cask; furnace; carriage; ;
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