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  • 19th Century Hemp Documents Transcribed

    Summary: Hemp Authority, LLC announces it has discovered a set of congressional documents from the 19th century dealing with the use of American hemp for the US Navy. These documents may have led to an important discovery in the processing of the crop to increase it’s quality and value. Full transcriptions are available on their website. Garden Grove, CA 10/21/2017 Hemp Authority, LLC is very excited to announce the full transcriptions of the historical hemp documents we have discovered are complete and now ready to be read and viewed on it’s website. These Congressional reports from the 19th century outline requests from congress and the US Navy, dealing with exploring using American grow hemp for cordage. The reports demonstrate a very interesting timeline of events, as well as expert analysis at the time on the current and future states of the industry. After examining these documents, it is very possible, if not plausible, that they led to the discovery of a better processing method for hemp in the United States. Dew Rotting was the standard method for farmers up to this point of time, and these documents point towards the discovery and change of technique for farmers to water rotting, resulting in a superior product. This is a potentially important discovery to the timeline of American made hemp. You can find links for the full transcriptions of the documents, as well as individual pictures of the pages before they were sealed to preserve the historic value of them in the following links. The older of the two documents, Hemp Cordage Report – 1824, is a set of documents dealing with the initial requests for examining the use of American hemp for the US Navy, as opposed to foreign sources. US Navy Hemp Purchases – 1846 is the second, and much larger, set Click here to take you to the post’s full page …

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  • 19th Century Hemp Documents Transcribed

    Summary: Hemp Authority, LLC announces it has discovered a set of congressional documents from the 19th century dealing with the use of American hemp for the US Navy. These documents may have led to an important discovery in the processing of the crop to increase it’s quality and value. Full transcriptions are available on their website. Garden Grove, CA 10/21/2017 Hemp Authority, LLC is very excited to announce the full transcriptions of the historical hemp documents we have discovered are […]

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