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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 22, 1799 Request for a felling axe, camp kettle to John Wilmer for use at the War Office Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter directs delivery of axe and camp kettle for to John Wilmer for public use at the War Office.
April 20, 1792 Pack Horses, Kettle, and Bridle John Smith Samuel Hodgdon Smith admits that he cannot do justice by Hodgdon's horses so he will send 16 along with the pack horses. He is also sending by the bearer the kettle the lard was sent in and the bridle that was left with Hodgdon.
November 11, 1800 Sundries of Garrison at Fort Mifflin Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Hodgdon requests that Harris deliver supplies to Fort Mifflin.
October 20, 1789 Census of Six Nations Giving Numbers and Names of Tribes and Heads of Families at Grand River and on the Ohio Reverend Samuel Kirkland [not available] Census, describes Six Nations population; describes Indian population. The total of the Six Nations population is listed at 3665
September 25, 1794 The Coming March James Mentges Samuel Hodgdon Mentges discusses preparations for the coming march.
January 24, 1795 Allowances of Quarter Masters Stores. Timothy Pickering [not available] Allowances of Quarter Masters Stores to be furnished at the inspection rendezvous and at the garrisons established on the seacoast of United States.
November 9, 1794 Hostile Indians on frontier William Winchester William Blount Colonel Winchester writes Governor William Blount of Southwest Territory, beginning his letter by stating: "The Indians continue their depredations as usual." One individual (Evan Watkins) was shot and scalped, with a tomahawk sticking in his skull. Frontier folk in the region are complaining: "They say, if Congress knew their deplorable situation, and have the feelings of men, they would not...
September 6, 1792 Supplies for Captain Eaton John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Recruits require supplies, list included.
May 11, 1792 Lamp Kettle Mechanics John Stagg William Knox Knox is directed to immediately engage two or three mechanics who understand how to make lamp kettles and direct them to Pittsburgh to receive orders from Major [Isaac] Craig.
May 1, 1800 Goods to be Purchased for the Choctaws & Other Tribes John Harris Unknown Recipient Orders from the War Department to purchase goods to the value of one thousand dollars to be sent as a present to the Choctaw Nation of Indians with the same for the Wyandots and Delawares. To be purchased are the designated goods suitable for the annuities for the listed tribes of Indians for the year 1800.
April 2, 1799 List of Articles for the Generals Family. Unknown Author [not available] List of articles put in the wagon on April 2nd for General McPherson's family.
September 18, 1794 General return of military stores Clement Biddle Samuel Hodgdon A general return of military stores and apparatus for the artillery. Artillery destined to march next day. Requests attention to enclosed return and provision of supplies deemed necessary.
August 9, 1799 Vouchers and Status of Supplies Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Difficulty obtaining proper vouchers, status of arms and accoutrements, tents, and other supplies listed in letter.
December 3, 1800 Purchase and Delivery of Supplies for Fort Sumner Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase and delivery of supplies for Fort Sumner at Portland Massachusetts [Maine].
August 14, 1799 Abstract of articles purchased by Joseph Williams at the armory at Springfield Massachusetts [not available] [not available] Abstract of articles purchased by Joseph Williams, paymaster at armory Springfield Massachusetts.
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.
November 27, 1800 Supplies for the Use of Garrison at Fort Mifflin on Mud Island Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs procurement of supplies for Fort Mifflin.
December 5, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies & Tools for Forts Wolcott and Adams Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Directs purchase of artillery implements & supplies, barrels, compasses, tools, a "fuze machine," camp supplies, lanterns, sieves, a mortar and pestle, rocket, portfire and bullet molds, raw minerals and metal, "three hundred pounds of junk," oil, paper, and rope for Forts Wolcott & Adams at Newport, RI. Urges that the supplies be obtained at or near Newport, if possible, and gives receipt...
January 1789 Copy of Deed from the Six Nations of Indians to the State of Pennsylvania Chiefs Six Nations [not available] Copy of Deed from the Six Nations of Indians to the State of Pennsylvania ceding land within territory of United States, bounded by New York, Pennsylvania and Lake Erie.
January 13, 1801 Crediting Crocker for Items Furnished to Forts Johnson and Moultrie William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons asks Hodgdon to add a credit of $51.02 to Dodridge Crocker's accounts for items furnished to Forts Johnson and Moultrie.
December 2, 1800 Supplies for Fort Norfolk Virginia Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase sundry supplies for use of the garrison at Fort Norfolk, Virginia.
June 14, 1797 Letter from the War Office to the Secretary of the Treasury with statement of stores and articles for Algerine frigate [not available] Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Comprehensive list of stores for "Algerine Frigate."
November 3, 1800 Simmons Admits to the Credit of the Houses Payments for Tools and Related Equipment William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons is admitting to the credit of the Messrs Elijah and Simon House the payments made for several articles on the orders of Captain Steele and Lieutenant Livingston, Commandants of Fort Trumbull. The total amount for the items, which are for general items like saws, planes, and other tools, amounts to $36.20.
April 26, 1800 Settlement of Account, with details William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Settlement of John Boss' account for supplies furnished to the troops in Rhode Island. Details of what Boss was paid for certain expenses.
November 27, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Stores, Tools & Materials to Fort Mifflin Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of assorted items for Fort Mifflin, including cannon ammunition, materials for portfires & rockets, components for barrels and sponges, artillery implements, compasses, tools, a "fuze machine," camp equipment, gunpowder components, raw minerals & metals, rope, etc.