[Washington]. 1802. 4pp. Dbd. Contemporary manuscript page inscription and early stain in upper outer corner, not affecting text. Offsetting and minor foxing. Good. Item #WRCAM36251
Congressional report with a table, prepared by the War Department, showing an estimate for expenditures necessary for erecting and completing fortifications of ports and harbors in 1802. Seven locations are mentioned, including Fort Constitution in Portsmouth, N.H., Fort Independence on Boston's Castle Island, and Fort Mifflin near Philadelphia. Not in Shaw & Shoemaker. OCLC locates only two copies, at the Library of Congress and University of Virginia.