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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 7, 1798 Request for Issue of Gun Stocks to Springfield Armory James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs shipment of 3,000 gun stocks to armory Springfield, Mass.
May 15, 1797 Delivery of Musket Stocks James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver 1000 musket stocks to Springfield.
June 20, 1795 A Return of Worke Done in the Ordnace Department at Springfield John Bryant Timothy Pickering List of work completed in Ordnance Department at Springfield, MA. Bryant noted he employed blacksmiths and carpenters. Requested money to pay workmen.
June 25, 1800 Delivery of musket barrels to Springfield Massachusetts Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket barrels to Springfield.
October 22, 1794 The Situation at Springfield David Ames Samuel Hodgdon Writing in code, Ames provides a detailed explanation of the current situation at the Public Armory at Springfield as well as a list of wanted articles that includes the cost of each article.
November 6, 1800 Accounts and Expenditures ofr Springfield Armory Joseph Williams William Simmons William encloses accounts and expenditures for the Springfield Armory for the third quarter of 1800.
January 1, 1797 Work Done in the Armourer's Shop at Springfield David Ames James McHenry Return of work done in the Armourer's shop at Springfield, Massachusetts from November 1st 1796 to January 1st 1797.
July 25, 1798 Delivery of Gun Smith Supplies James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver tools and iron to Springfield for musket barrels.
January 1, 1794 Pay Rolls and Muster Roll John Bryant Joseph Howell Updates on accounts kept by Bryant for Company in Springfield, location of accounts in military stores.
June 19, 1799 Request for Issue of Musket Stocks to Springfield Armory James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of 3,000 musket stocks to the armory at Springfield, Mass.
January 1, 1797 Return of All the Articles of Stock and Tools at Springfield David Ames James McHenry Return of all the articles of stock and tools expended and on hand at the Public Armoury in Springfield, Massachusetts to the 5th of January 1797.
October 11, 1798 Musket Stocks to Springfield Samuel Hodgdon Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Hodgdon discusses the process and cost of transporting three thousand musket stocks to Springfield.
November 10, 1800 Request for Articles for Springfield Armory Joseph Williams Theodore Ely Williams asks that Ely purchase neatsfoot oil, steel, and brass for the armory at Springfield.
May 15, 1795 Iron Wanted at Springfield Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon As soon as Hodgdon has ordered the iron wanted at Springfield, he should send it to Mr. Francis informing him of the necessity of making the purchase today.
November 17, 1800 Simmons Confirming Receipt of Williams' Letter of November 6th Along with his Accounts Relating to the Springfield Armory William Simmons Joseph Williams Simmons received Williams' letter of November 6th, which contained his accounts of expenditures on account of the Springfield Armory for the quarter ending September 30th, which will be examined as soon as possible.
June 26, 1798 Most Efficient Route to Springfield Samuel Hodgdon John Bryant Arms will be shipped to Archibald Crary at Springfield and forwarded to Providence. Hodgdon discusses the most efficient route for transporting them.
June 5, 1799 Recommends J. Stanley to Apply for the Public Armory at Springfield Samuel Hodgdon J Stanley Encourages Stanley to join the public armory at Springfield. His service will be appreciated and the pay is liberal.
July 18, 1795 Regarding the use of the Springfield Armory William Simmons Nathaniel Gorham Directs Nathan Gorham to pay David Ames for the use of the armory at Springfield.
June 30, 1797 Compensation of Claude P. Pourcheresse, Assistant Storekeeper, Springfield Massachusetts William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $90 is due Claude P. Pourcheresse, being his compensation as Assistant Storekeeper at Springfield for April through June 1797.
February 25, 1799 Request for Issue of Rolled Iron to Springfield Armory James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of several quantities of rolled iron (with very specific measurements) to the Springfield, Mass. armory.
June 20, 1799 Request for Issue of a Fire Engine to Springfield James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of a fire engine to the armory at Springfield, Mass.
December 15, 1798 Stationery for Colonel Williams at Springfield Samuel Hodgdon Melancton Smith Hodgdon informs Smith that he is responsible for making sure that the box of stationery reaches Col. Williams at Springfield.
May 28, 1799 Concerning the Springfield Armory James McHenry David Ames Inform the Superintendent of the Springfield Armory that the services of Mr. Orr are needed by the Treasury Secretary, asking him if Orr's absence would damage the daily functions of the armory.
December 11, 1794 Work at the Springfield Armory David Ames Samuel Hodgdon The Master Armorer has arrived at Springfield and wants to be accommodated with one of the public houses for his family. Ames wants to know if their armory work should imitate the French or the English and what pieces should be done first and whether they should be black walnut.
June 7, 1796 Receipt of Money for the Springfield Armory David Ames [not available] Ames acknowledges receipt of $3,150.25 from the Secretary of War for the use of the United States Armory at Springfield.