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CollectionNewberry Library: Edward E. Ayer Collection view image
Document Information
Date June 15, 1793
Author Name Richard Backhouse (primary) Location: Durham
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Looting of shot and shells documented, stated that it will continue until stores are gone unless they are secured.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Richard Backhouse;
Related Places Philadelphia; Durham; New Hampshire; ;
Keywords shot; shell; ammunition; supplies; arms; accoutrements; military stores; ;
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