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October 29, 1791 Family in Distress Richard Clarke Samuel Hodgdon Since his family is likely to be distressed, Clarke has nobody else to turn to but Hodgdon. Clarke lives in the little hut near the slaughterhouse and had even made improvements to it. His wife has informed him that Mr. Hunt wants to turn her out so he asks Hodgdon to intercede on her behalf until he returns.
October 21, 1794 Letter to the Secretary of Treasury Ephrain Blaine Alexander Hamilton Ephraim Blaine writes that, as the army is to march and the Quartermaster General to take immediate charge, he concludes that his services will no longer be necessary. Blaine will thus conclude his business in a few days. He will lay in sufficient supplies at the encampment, and take charge of the magazines of forage at Timothy Ryan's estate upon the Pennsylvania road to Carlisle. There are 3000...
June 24, 1797 Delivery of Camp Kettles for Recruits James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles for recruiting service.
May 11, 1798 Request for Issue of Camp Kettles James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of 2 camp kettles.
October 8, 1799 Delivery of Camp Kettles James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles for 11th Regiment.
August 8, 1798 Request for Transportation Edward Miller Samuel Hodgdon Due to yellow fever, transportation is required for the baggage in order to move camp a safe distance from the city.
April 2, 1799 Request for Issue of Horse & Camp Equipment, With Complaint James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of horse & camp equipment for the quartermaster general. A note from the QMG is appended, complaining of the slowness of fulfillment.
March 12, 1800 Wood for Union Camp Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Hamilton orders a delivery of wood to Union Camp.
May 25, 1797 Delivery of Clothing and Camping Equipment James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms and camp equipment for Artillerists and Engineers under command of Capt. Donald Mitchell.
December 20, 1797 Balance due Deceased Soldier Dwight Foster William Simmons Foster requested information on the account of Capt. Samuel Camp, continental soldier in Capt. Barnes Company, Co. Nitron's regiment from the Massachusetts line. Relatives of camp claim a balance of wages due Capt. Camp.
November 18, 1799 Lieutenant Izard Appointed as Aide to Camp Alexander Hamilton Charles Cotesworth Pinckney "Pursuant to a conversation which I had with you while in this city I have concluded to offer to Lt. Izzard the place of Aide de Camp in my family. I have mentioned to Mr. Izzard that you will dispense with the form of an application to you as Commanding General of the district."
October 27, 1800 Delivery of Camp Kettles, Wooden Bowls, Axes, Water Buckets Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of camp kettles, wooden bowls, axes, water buckets.
January 15, 1790 Request for Camp Kettles and Straw William Price Henry Knox Informs the Secretary at War Henry Knox that Lt. Privee has requested camp kettles and straw for his men at the garrison. Tells Knox that there are only two camp kettles at the store and that straw can be purchased for 3 to 4 pence per bundle.
October 27, 1800 Issue of Camp Kettles to Company of Artillerists and Engineers Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs issue of camp kettles to G.W. Carmichael for Captain Irwin's company of Artillerists and Engineers.
July 27, 1799 Delivery of Camp Kettles James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles to Fort Mifflin.
July 26, 1799 Return for tin Camp Kettles for the use of the garrison at Fort Mifflin Francis Gibson James McHenry Return receipt for tin Camp Kettles at Fort Mifflin.
November 6, 1799 Want of Camp Equipage Phillip Charles Blake Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to provide as quickly as possible camp equipage for two companies of infantry to be recruited for the 1st Regiment. General Hamilton informed Blake at Trenton that an order for them should be issued immediately. Major Cass wants everything in order for the mission. They are particularly in need of camp kettles but napsacks were drawn for Captain Samuel White which he does not...
November 13, 1799 Delivery of Camp Kettles Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles for recruiting party.
December 3, 1798 Appointment as volunteer aid-de-camp to General Washington Charles Carroll James McHenry Carroll expresses his gratitude of McHenry's recommendation that he become a volunteer aid-de-camp to General Washington as soon as he enters into active service.
October 31, 1785 Table of company equipment Henry Knox Unknown Recipient The Secretary at War issues a standard table of camp equipment for a 70 man company. An equipment allowance is made for officers' servants. Ordinance is not included in camp equipage.
October 9, 9800 Recommendations for the Position of Aide de Camp Charles Carroll Alexander Hamilton Carroll recommends the Comte De Moelien to be one of Hamilton's aides de camp and encloses two testimonials.
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.
November 18, 1799 Lieutenant Izard Offered the Position of Aide de Camp Alexander Hamilton George Izard Hamilton offers to Lieutenant Izard the position of Aide de Camp in his [military] family. If Izard accepts the position, he is required to obtain the permission of his commanding officer and travel to New York immediately.
January 12, 1799 Appointment of Church as Aide de Camp to Hamilton Alexander Hamilton Philip Church Official appointment of Philip Church as Aide de Camp to Hamilton.
April 20, 1798 Getting Tents & Camp Kettles, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon John Wilkins, Jr. Hodgdon discusses sundry aspects of Wilkins' account including the immediate acquisition of tents and camp kettles and the payment of $500 to Capt. Ernest which will be credited to Wilkins' account.