Show simple item record Hodgdon, Samuel
dc.coverage.spatial Philadelphia; Philadelphia en_US
dc.creator Hodgdon, Samuel en_US 2013-08-30T20:41:06Z 2013-08-30T20:41:06Z 1784-01-03 en_US 2013-08-30
dc.identifier 34
dc.description Discusses the possibility of discharging the debts due to ironmasters by allowing the ironmasters holding public stores of shot and shells to sell a portion of the shot and shells equal to their claims. Discusses the value of the shot and shells. Notes that demand for bar iron is high and it is a good time to sell. en_US
dc.format Author's Letterbook Copy en_US
dc.format.extent 1 page en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.title Debts Due to Ironmasters en_US
dc.type Image
dc.source.repository National Archives and Records Administration en_US
dc.contributor.recipient Morris, Robert en_US
dc.description.phrases "The stores by the late act of Congress being wholly under my direction, I conceive I am authorised, and shall be fully justified in disposing of such as may not be considered as essentially necessary to compose the Magazines intended to be kept on the Peace establishment, provided it can be done withnevident advantage." en_US
dc.subject.keywords great sums; shells and shot; furnaces; the States; best judgement; claims; whole on hand; opinion; answer; act of Congress; magazines; peace establishment; bills; pounds; ton; balaces; account; demands; opinion; duty; matter; consideration; bar iron; demand; the present; most likely time; sell; bars; barrs en_US
dc.subject.personsGroups Robert Morris; Samuel Hodgdon; Iron Masters; the public; Congress; Superintendent of Finance en_US Major; Commissary of Military Stores (1784); Commissioner of Commissary Stores and Assistant Quartermaster (1785-1790); Quartermaster General (1791-1792); Commissary of Military Stores (1792- ) en_US
dc.description.authorLocation Philadelphia en_US
dc.description.recipient Superintendent of Finance, 1783 to November 1784 en_US
dc.source.shortName Ltrs Sent, Samuel Hodgdon, RG93 en_US
dc.source.longName Numbered Record Books, 1775-1798. (RG93) (M853) en_US
dc.source.identifier 537
dc.identifier.number 1784010328001

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