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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 6, 1793 People On Board the Sloop Joseph Perkin Samuel Hodgdon People On Board the Sloop.
March 30, 1790 Embarkation Orders for Captain Burbeck Henry Knox Henry Burbeck Knox issues his orders regarding the embarkation, supply, and pay of three companies who are to board two vessels whose destination is to be revealed once they arrive at Philadelphia.
May 27, 1797 Delivery of Items for Sloop Detroit James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver items for Sloop Detroit and bar lead for proving gun barrels.
April 1, 1799 Requests Delivery of Gun Stocks to Sloop Mary Samuel Hodgdon Eli Whitney Refers to order for 1,000 gunstocks for the sloop Mary, Laban Smith, master. Encloses bill.
June 1, 1798 Paying for the Sloop Samuel Hodgdon John Steel Hodgdon is puzzled as to how to resolve the question of how to pay for the sloop purchased by Mr. DeButts who seeks an advance from the United States.
April 12, 1796 Instructions for Sloop William James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon The captain of the sloop William will deliver his cargo, then follow the orders of Mr. Edward Price, then will return to Philadelphia.
February 23, 1795 Transport of Brass Ordnance Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Brass ordnance arrived, to be transported on Sloop Washington to be delivered.
April 12, 1796 Sloop "William" Detained for Dispatches Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon "The Secretary of War requests that the sloop William may be detained for his dispatches which will be sent to your office this evening or tomorrow morning."
December 22, 1794 Abstract for Duties Performed on Ship Richard Duryee Joseph Howell Abstract for duties performed on board the Bri[gantine] for the privateer sloop LaCarmagnole. Settlement of accounts requested.
November 17, 1796 Regarding Method for Creating Cost Estimates, Recent Bills Drawn, & Sloop Detroit John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Comments on the method of tracking expenditure estimates; mentions receiving instructions on this topic. Lists recent bills drawn; refers to expenditure estimate for October. Also discusses the sloop Detroit.
March 24, 1797 Attention Needed for Sloop Detroit & Provisioning of Garrisons John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Promises to attend to the U.S. sloop Detroit, as she will be needed for the service of the citizens of Detroit and Michilimackinac, as well as the provisioning of various posts.
May 27, 1793 Acknowledges Receipt of Clothing Nicholas Hannah Samuel Hodgdon Lists clothing items received, delivered the sloop Thomas & Sally. Requests Charlottesville muskets if the Secretary of War will send a box of arms.
April 27, 1797 Quartermaster Department Affairs: Recent Bills Drawn, Notification of Items Needed for Sloop Detroit John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Informs McHenry of recent bills drawn, and encloses a list of articles required for the outfitting of the sloop Detroit [not included].
January 11, 1797 Supplies for the Sloop "Detroit" Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry Relative to McHenry's request for certain supplies for the Sloop "Detroit", Wolcott suggests that the articles be included in the line of the Quartermaster's Department.
July 20, 1785 Military clothing on the Sloop Sally Samuel Hodgdon Nicholas Fish Samuel Hodgdon sends to Major Nicholas Fish notification of shipment of military clothing.
September 4, 1798 Shipment of Supplies on Sloop "Patience" John Henry Samuel Hodgdon Letter, discusses articles of military clothing that have gone unaccounted for in shipment and the current captain of the sloop transporting the supplies disavows any knowledge of their presence. Mentions that yellow fever has killed captain and crew of the sloop employed to transport these articles. Requested a list of articles shipped so they can be accounted for in some fashion.
August 7, 1797 Duck for the Use of the Sloop "Detroit" John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of the Treasury has been asked to issue a warrant in Hodgdon's favor for $558.43 from the Quartermaster's department fof the duck for the sloop "Detroit,."
December 16, 1796 Payment to Charles Selleck for Charter of Sloop on Lake Ontario James Bruff James McHenry Informs McHenry that he has written a bill for payment to Charles Selleck for charter of Sloop employed to transport detachment of troops and baggage from Oswego to Niagara.
April 27, 1797 Enclosed List of Articles Required for Sloop Detroit John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Wilkins requested articles from enclosed list be procured and forwarded to Detroit.
April 2, 1799 Sends Invoice for Clothing Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens Forgot to enclose invoice for clothing shipped on Sloop Mary. Hopes that supplies arrive safely.
April 29, 1797 Articles Wanted for the Sloop "Detroit" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon The Quartermaster General has appointed Hodgdon his agent in Philadelphia. Enclosed is a list of the articles wanted for the sloop "Detroit" that should be forwarded to Detroit as soon as possible.
May 16, 1798 Ordnance Concerns at West Point George Fleming Samuel Hodgdon Amidst a detailed discussion of ordnance matters, Fleming notes that the cannons and carriage have been boarded on a sloop that sailed that morning with a fine fair wind. The receipt of the master of the sloop is enclosed and the vessel should arrive in New York that afternoon.
April 2, 1798 Acknowledge Receipt of Articles Sent by Sea Samuel Hodgdon Staats Morris Hodgdon asks Morris to confirm receipt of the articles sent to him on board the sloop May Flower.
April 12, 1796 Requests that the Sloop William be Made Comfortable for Mr. & Mrs. Clemson James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Has discovered that the sloop William is packed so full of bales to prevent the comfortable passage of Mr. Clemson and his wife in the cabin. Requests him to take necessary measures the remedy the situation.
November 22, 1795 Clothing Shipped on Board the Sloop "Peggy & Molly" John Saunders Samuel Hodgdon A bale of soldiers' clothing, shipped on board the sloop "Peggy & Molly" has arrived and an examination shows that the cargo corresponds with the invoice.