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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.01917
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0053] 1-13 February 1783 
Title James Byers to Henry Knox on the casting of new artillery
Date 13 February 1783
Author Byers, James (fl. 1767-1784)  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Discusses the casting of new artillery, namely howitzers.
Subjects Revolutionary War  Revolutionary War General  Continental Army  Artillery  Weaponry  Industry  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Byers, James (fl. 1767-1784)  
Place written Springfield, Massachusetts
Theme The American Revolution; Industry; Merchants & Commerce; Science, Technology, Invention
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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