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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 12, 1794 Ordnance Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Method for purchases of ordnance and armor. Mr. Nicholson to be superintendent, pending the President's approbation.
May 14, 1791 Ordnance Delivered Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Bearer of enclosed receipt to deliver ordnance.
December 2, 1796 Two Hundred Dollars for the Ordnance Department Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis ackowledges receipt of a warrant for two hundred dollars on account of the ordnance department for which he accepts responsibility.
July 25, 1794 Funds for the Ordnance Department at Springfield Joseph Howell Nathaniel Gorham The Treasurer will remit to Gorham two thousand dollars to be transmitted to John Bryant, keeper of the Ordnance and Military Stores at Springfield, for incidental expenses of the ordnance department and $560 for Bryant's salary for May and June.
August 5, 1796 Pay of a Detachment for the Ordnance Dept Ordnance Department at West Point, New York Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $69 is due a detachment of the 1st Sub Legion for the service of the Ordnance Department at West Point, New York being their pay for June 1796.
August 27, 1796 Standardized Classification Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Hodgdon will send Craig a list of how he classifies items in returns and what departments those items belong to. Discussed Sec. of War's decision on Craig's reimbursement for services performed for the Ordnance and Clothing Deparments.
December 1, 1794 Return of the Stores & Ordnance Bernard Hudson Samuel Hodgdon 'Enclosed I have the pleasure to forward a return of the stores and ordnance under my care in this department."
June 21, 1796 Pay of Detachment of 1st Sub Legion for the Services of the Ordnance Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $71.06 is due a Detachment of the First Sub Legion for the service of the Ordnance Department at West Point, being their pay for May 1796.
December 9, 1793 Updated Return of Ordnance John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The last return of ordnance made to the President [Washington] was October 7th, 1789. Hodgdon is directed to make out a statement of all muskets, ordnance, and other capital articles which have been issued from Hodgdon's department from the above date until the present.
October 21, 1796 Pay of Ordnance Detachment, 1st Sub Legion for the services of the Ordnance Department at West Point New York William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $190.80 is due a Detachment of the 1st Sub Legion for the service of the Ordnance Department, West Point, New York, being their pay from January through September 1796.
February 21, 1800 Refusal to Admit Accounts of the Ordnance Department Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Craig discusses the implications of the Quartermaster General's refusal to admit the accounts of the Ordnance Department. The QMG says that since has no superintendance of that department, it would be improper for him to admit accounts of expenditures arising under it. Craig asks Hodgdon's assistance in getting the Secretary of War to pay the monies due armorers and the ordnance department.
May 30, 1796 Pay of 1st Sub Legion for the services of the Ordnance Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $73 is due a detachment of the 1st Sub Legion for the services of the Ordnance Department at West Point, being their pay for April 1796.
January 19, 1796 Funds for the Ordnance Department at West Point William Simmons George Fleming Informs Fleming that the Ordnance Department at West Point will receive the sum of 3000 dollars from Nicholas Fish.
April 18, 1799 Certification of payment; detachment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, Ordnance and Military Store Keeper for the Ordnance Department Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification of payment; $83 pay to detachment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, Ordnance and Military Store Keeper for the Ordnance Department.
March 16, 1799 Certification of payments; 1st Regiment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, ordnance military storekeeper for the service of the Ordnance Department William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; 1st Regiment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, ordnance military storekeeper for the service of the Ordnance Department.
October 1, 1794 Return of Stores & Ordnance Bernard Hudson Samuel Hodgdon In accordance with a request from General Knox, Hudson has delivered to the order of Governor Clinton six pieces of ordnance and sundry ordnance stores.
January 11, 1794 One Thousand Dollars for the Ordnance Department Joseph Howell Nathaniel Gorham The Treasury Department has provided one thousand dollars to be paid to John Bryant for the use of the ordnance department at Springfield, Massachusetts.
August 9, 1797 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Samuel Henley Letter, asks for information about Ordnance Department and Quartermaster Department. Cited in Henley to Hodgdon, 11/17/1797.
August 1, 1792 Appointment and Responsibilities as Conductor of Military Stores Henry Knox Samuel Henley Appointment as conductor of military stores, with request to go immediately to Pittsburgh, headquarter of troops. Requested to receive and store all ordnance materials and artillery for the Commander in Chief. Responsibilities also include accounts with each regiment, garrison, and detachment, with records of returns.
March 16, 1799 Certification of payments; 1st Regiment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, ordnance military storekeeper for the service of the Ordnance Department Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification of payments; $84.73 to detachment 1st Regiment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, ordnance military storekeeper for the service of the Ordnance Department, for pay.
April 19, 1796 Receipt of Warrant on Account of Ordnance Department Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis received warrant for $500 on account of ordnance department.
January 11, 1794 Funds for Repairs in the Ordnance Department Joseph Howell John Bryant One thousand dollars is being provided to the revenue district of Massachusetts at Boston to for the expenses of the repairs in the ordnance department.
February 19, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of ordnance detachment at West Point William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $44.09 is due a detachment of Infantry in the service of the Ordnance Department at West Point, being their pay for January 1798.
April 18, 1799 Certification of payments; detachment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, Ordnance and Military Storekeeper, West Point for the service of the Ordnance Department Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification of payments; $83 to detachment of Infantry stationed at West Point under direction of George Fleming, Ordnance and Military Storekeeper, West Point for the service of the Ordnance Department.
January 9, 1797 Expenditures in the Ordnance Department William Simmons John Bryant Discusses the documentation required to pay John Bryant's account of expenditures in the Ordnance Department