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Moodie, Andrew (d. 1787) A return of ordnance & military stores in garrison at Fort Schuyler with the alterations since last return

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10484 Author/Creator: Moodie, Andrew (d. 1787) Place Written: New York Type: Autograph manuscript signed Date: 31 March 1781 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 31.1 x 37.9 cm.

Written at Fort Schuyler. Signed by Moodie as Captain, Second Regiment of Artillery. Lists numbers of cannon and mortars, shells, ladles, trails spikes, and casks of powder, among other items.

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