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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 19, 1797 Regarding Polish General Kosciuszko John Stagg William R. Boote Letter to Ensign Boote concerning Polish General Tadeusz Kosciuszko, who arrived in Philadelphia from Bristol.
February 13, 1784 The Army's Foreign Officers Joseph Carleton John Pierce Joseph Carleton sends a list of Foreign Officers that served with the American Army to John Pierce.
February 24, 1799 Building Dams John Bull Samuel Hodgdon Advises on securing water power for works at Harpers Ferry.
August 27, 1787 Contracts for Cleaning & Repairing Arms, Provisions & Firewood William Price Henry Knox Discusses the execution of James Manon's contract to repair and clean 1000 stand of arms, and his partial payment in weapons. Advises Knox on what actions should be taken if further weapons are to be cleaned & repaired, and notes Manon's eagerness to do so, and at what price. Explains various materials needed for cleaning and repairing weapons. Refers to a contract for provisions, and a...
December 4, 1798 Stocks Sawed from Dog Wood, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry In addition to discussing the materials needed for the construction of the canal on the Potomac, Hodgdon extols the virtues of dogwood in the manufacturing of musket stocks.