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Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) Ordnance & Stores Sent from Philadelphia by Mr. Hodgdon.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.01172 Author/Creator: Shaw, Samuel (1754-1794) Place Written: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Type: Autograph document Date: 7 September 1781 Pagination: 3 p.

Summary of Content: Lists supplies and quantities sent. The ordnance was for the siege of Yorktown, which began later that month. Mr. Hodgdon was Samuel Hodgdon, the commissary general of military stores. List accompanied letter (GLC02437.01173).

People: Hodgdon, Samuel, 1745-1824
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Battle of YorktownMuster Rolls and ReturnsRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryContinental ArmyArtilleryAmmunition

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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