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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 29, 1798 Sergeants' Clothing in Place of Privates' Clothing Samuel Hodgdon Jonathan Jackson Hodgdon informs Jackson that, having no privates' vests, shirts, or woolen overalls in store, he has elected to forward sergeants' clothing instead. It costs more but there is little difference between the two types of clothing.
September 28, 1798 Replacing Privates' Clothing with Sergeants' Clothing Samuel Hodgdon John Swan Hodgdon proposes sending sergeants' clothing in place of privates clothing which is in short supply. Though the clothing for sergeants is more expensive there is not much difference between the two.
September 10, 1798 Delivery of Uniforms James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, shoes, socks, blankets, etc.
May 9, 1800 Discussion of Funds Needed to Fill Request for Army Shirts Jonathan Williams James McHenry Acknowledges receipt of order to have 12,000 army shirts made available as quickly as possible. Discusses the varying prices of different types of linen, and where they might be procured; asks for an allowance of $15,000 to fill this order.
November 28, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing, Flag & Paper for Recruiter Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of clothing for a sergeant and a flag for the recruiting service.
October 18, 1800 Return Showing the Whole Amount of Clothing in Store John Harris [not available] Stores, return of clothing in store.
January 15, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing, Accoutrements & Swords James McHenry John Harris Delivery of uniform items, shoes, etc.
May 24, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing to New York for Use By Men of the 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to New York, for use by the 4th Company, 2d Battalion, 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers.
November 17, 1800 Request for Issue of Drums & Clothing for Fort Mifflin Garrison and Convicts Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of items to Fort Mifflin, including drums for the use of the fort, and clothing and knapsacks for the use of the men of the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers. Also directs that clothing which is in store but not suitable for the army should be delivered for use by the four convicts currently incarcerated at Fort Mifflin; Hodgdon reluctantly concedes that they must be...
October 15, 1800 Delivery of Uniforms, Arms for Companies of Artillerists and Engineers Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, arms for companies of Artillerists and Engineers.
June 5, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing & Blankets for Fort Wolcott Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of clothing and blankets to Fort Wolcott, near Newport, RI.
September 13, 1799 Return of Clothing to be forwarded and packed to the following Regiments John Harris [not available] Stores, informs on uniforms shipped to the 12 additional regiments.
October 3, 1798 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, shoes, blankets, stocks etc. to West Point.
April 21, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing to Savannah Troops James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to troops at Savannah, GA.
February 23, 1797 Request for Delivery of Artillerists' Clothing for New Recruits James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of clothing for privates and sergeants of artillery to new recruits at Spring Garden.
December 8, 1800 Return of Clothing Made and Unmade in the Public Stores at Philadelphia John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Stores, return of uniforms made up and unmade at Philadelphia.
November 19, 1796 Unauthorized allowances to sergeants at West Point William Simmons Stephen Rochefontaine Notifies Lt. Col. Rochefontaine that allowances made to sergeants in the Corps at West Point as sergeants-major and quartermaster sergeants are not authorized. Cited in Rochefontaine to Simmons, 11/25/1796.
November 15, 1800 Return of Clothing in Store John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Stores, informs on uniforms in Philadelphia stores.
May 7, 1792 Clothing for Elliott's Men John Stagg William Knox Knox is directed to issue to Lt. Elliott , of the Artillery, two sergeants, and ten privates complete suits of clothing. He also needs a drum and fifte.
October 3, 1799 Discrepancy of 132 Shirts in the Invoice Staats Morris Samuel Hodgdon Morris complains that since he has no place to store clothing, he has not been able to compare it to the invoice until the present time. He finds a difference of 132 shirts--100 private's shirts and 32 sergeant's shirts--more than the invoice shows.
May 9, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing & Blankets for 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers at Harper’s Ferry James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing & blankets to 2 companies of the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers, stationed at Harper's Ferry, VA [now WV].
July 6, 1796 Assessment of Sample Cotton Shirts James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to examine a sample of cotton shirts and, if they are not suitable, describe how they are defective. Do these sample shirts provide durability equal to the linen shirts usually furnished the soldiery.
November 4, 1799 Request for clothing and equipment Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, blankets to Captain John Bishop's company of Second Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers.
August 29, 1798 Order for Tents and Shirts James McHenry Hunt Lamberton McHenry requests that tents and shirts be delivered to Major P. Gordon for which he will provide a receipt. The shirts must be washed before they can be returned to the store.
March 29, 1799 Request for Issue of Weapons, Accoutrements, Equipment & Instruments for 2d U.S. Regiment James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of weapons, uniforms, accouterments, and musical instruments.