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Order and receipts for 300 lbs. of musket powder. Ordered by Trumbull, governor of Connecticut.
[verso]Lebanon July 1st 1777 Gent. men Please to let Capt. Isaac Pinney have Three Hundred Weight of Powder, and change the same in out. I am yours, &c Jonth. Trumbull To: Mr. Elderkin and Waly ~ 300 w. musquet Powder [recto] Lebanon July 1: 1777 Deliver to Isaac Pinney ? or order the Quantity of Powder within mentioned Nathel. Wabs?, Jrn. To Lieut. Bela Elderkin or Mr. Jacob Sawyer Windham Powder Mill 11th July 1777 Revd. of Bela Elderkin the Quantity of Powder within mentioned. Howard Moutloy?
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Jonathan Trumbull, Isaac Pinney, Howard Moulton, receipt, order, musket powder, black powder, Lebanon, Windham Powder Mill, Bela Elderhein, Nathaniel Wales, Jacob Sawyer, 1777
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The original from which this digital representation is taken is housed in The Littlejohn Collection at Wofford College, located in the Sandor Teszler Library.
Trumbull, Jonathan and Moulton, Howard, "Receipts of the delivery of gunpowder to Isaac Pinney, dated 1777-07-01, signed by Howard Moulton and Jonathan Trumbull" (1777). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 71.