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Ordnance items at Fort Niagra Oct 1796

I like this page because it is compact, fairly easy to read, and shows a very typical inventory of the ordnance items at an isolated frontier fort of that era. This particular compiled "return" in fact has a bit more complete set of artillery items than many others I've seen.

The main image here is a bit dark because of the difficult lighting situation in the National Archives reading room, so there are two improved images of the top and middle of the page, at the links. Again, these all come from Record Group 92, entry 2117, subentry 1, volume ??? of 11 vols.

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[Weapons] Important information on early US artillery
Bronze cannon production 1808
10-inch brass howitzer, real or error?
2 3/4 inch iron howitzer, real or error?
Cannons from Hope, Hanover, and Eagle
Iron howitzers, 3-inch, at Fort Miro, 2nd Infantry
Here's what some of the records look like...
3 1/2-inch iron howitzers, never heard of 'em!
Re: 3 1/2-inch iron howitzers, never heard of 'em!
Specifications, 3 1/2-inch iron howitzers,
12 pounder Light Brass Cannons at West Point
Brass Cannon, LONG 12 pounder
Proving cannons, reboring 32 pdrs at Eagle
Ordance tooling items listed
Ordnance items at Fort Niagra Oct 1796
Re: Fort Niagra Oct 1796 continuation page
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