U.S. Military Academy handwritten receipt for muskets, dated 1829

Original handwritten receipt in ink dated from West Point, 1829 which reads as follows: "West Point, Decr.14th, 1829/ Received of Major A. Hoops, Military Store Keeper, Watervliet, Ninety Nine Muskets for the Corps of Cadets/ Lt. J.D.Kinsley/ Lieut. of Instr. Arty./ U.S. Military Academy". (Watervliet is a town in New York State just outside Troy). Sheet is 8" by 5" and has one light fold. Clean and bright with broad margins making it suitable for framing. (Item ID: X124)


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