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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 15, 1800 Replacement Uniforms for Officers Alexander Hamilton James McHenry The subject of officers' worn-out uniforms needs to be addressed since officers are hesitant to pay for new uniforms without being certain that they are appropriate.
January 30, 1799 Changes to Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon Solomon Van Rensselaer Notification of no particular changes to officer uniforms. Uniformity discussed.
February 27, 1793 Delivery of clothing, uniforms, knapsacks, and canteens John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Request to deliver uniforms, knapsacks, and canteens.
September 29, 1800 Delivery of Material for Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of material for uniforms.
January 27, 1799 [PRIVATE] Regulations on Uniforms George Washington James McHenry Enclosed letter for Washington's tailor regarding fixed style of uniforms for varying grades of officers. Specifics on Washington's desires for the style of uniform.
November 28, 1797 Request for Delivery of Uniforms, Arms & Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, arms and accoutrements,and more.
November 21, 1798 Receipt for freight of uniforms from Philadelphia to New York Richard Price [not available] Fiscal, receipt for freight for uniforms sent from Philadelphia to New York.
April 3, 1799 Request for Issue of Uniforms, Tents, & a Fife to Richmond Troops James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of tents, uniforms & a fife for use at Richmond, VA.
October 20, 1800 Regarding the Issue and Shortage of Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, discusses the issue and shortages of uniforms.
August 20, 1798 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms to New Brunswick.
April 2, 1799 Request for Issue of Uniforms, Weapons & Camp Equipment for 2d Artillerists & Engineers James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of uniforms, weapons, & camp equipment to a company of the 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers.
August 4, 1797 Arms and uniforms to the 3rd Regiment James McHenry John Harris Directs arms, uniforms, and a drum and fife to the 3rd Regiment of Ensign Samuel Parmele.
June 3, 1799 Information Regarding Regiments' Private Contracting for Uniforms James McHenry John Harris Informs Harris that the 14th, 15th, and 9th regiments have contracted out for some of their uniforms; thus not as many need be delivered from the military stores.
July 29, 1799 Plan for the Uniforms of the Army Alexander Hamilton Ebenezer Stevens Hamilton encloses a plan for the uniforms of the army and asks that models of clothing be made according to the plan, beginning with the uniform for privates.
October 3, 1798 Request for Issue of Uniforms, Acoutrements, & Instruments for Governor's Island James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs the issue of uniforms, accoutrements, and musical instruments to the Governor's Island, NY garrison.
January 17, 1800 Alterations in the Uniforms James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry explains that the uncertainty regarding the continuity of the new regiments has prevented him from deciding on proposed alterations in the uniforms.
March 23, 1797 Clothing for Recruits James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms to George Fleming for recruits at West Point.
July 12, 1799 Throwing off their uniforms and appearing in frocks... Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Alexander Hamilton "...I have found many officers in my division very fond of throwing off their uniform and appearing in frocks. I have directed them always to wear their uniforms; we discussed and I think agreed on the propriety of that measure in Philadelphia but I do not see it in the regulations. I wish some general rule was made on the subject and particularly that the same system in every respect should be...
November 13, 1799 Return for Winter Clothing for one Sergt. & one private of the First Regt. of Infantry for the ensuing year Charles Hyde [not available] Stores, return for winter uniforms for a sergeant and private.
November 4, 1799 Uniforms for Shipment to Pittsburgh Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs packing up and holding in readiness uniforms for shipment to three companies of infantry at Pittsburgh. To be addressed to Major Craig, subject to order of Captain Nance, assistant paymaster general, agreeably to instructions from General Hamilton.
October 10, 1800 Delivery of Uniforms for Troops at Niagara New York Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms for troops at Niagara, New York.
July 16, 1798 Uniforms for the standard receiving ceremony John Fitzgerald James McHenry On the subject of uniforms for a standard receiving ceremony.
November 6, 1788 Forwarding Receipt for Uniforms William Price Henry Knox Agreeable to Knox's request, Price forwards receipts for 134 suits of uniforms. Sends returns for ordnance and quartermasters stores for July through October. Reports damage due to structures on Constitution Island due to strong winds.
[not available] Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter, directs delivery of Infantry uniforms, arms and accoutrements, etc.
October 26, 1799 Letter, directs delivery of uniforms Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms to John Wilkins, Quartermaster General, for the use of a detachment of the First Regiment of Infantry doing duty in the Ordnance Department under the superintendence of Major George Flemming at West Point.