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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 30, 1799 Requests Ammunition for Captain Elliott's Detachment in Germantown Samuel Hodgdon Tench Francis The Secretary of War requests information about an order to complete three-pounder ordnance. Captain Elliot's detachment is ready to load the ammunition. Suggests means of getting ammunition to them.
July 1, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements & an Ammunition Wagon James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of ammunition and equipment for six-pounder cannon, as well as an ammunition wagon. A note identifying the receiving officer for the munitions, by an individual whose signature is illegible, is appended.
November 8, 1800 Regarding Order of Hides to Be Used for Covering Ammunition Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Informs Whelen that the hides in question are for covering ammunition, and gives specifications for such articles. A note, possibly by Whelen, is appended.
July 11, 1797 Regarding Frigate Ammunition Josiah Fox Tench Francis Letter, discusses ammunition for frigate.
April 4, 1799 Requests Field Ammunition for the Laboratory Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Requests shot for field ammunition for the laboratory in specific outlined sizes. Must be perfectly round and smooth.
December 20, 1799 Clothing Received, Ammunition Needed Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Reports that the clothing issued to several companies has been successfully received. Mentions a request for ammunition by the 12th Regiment.
July 17, 1798 Concerning an invoice for muskets and ammunition John Habersham Samuel Hodgdon Discusses invoice and bill of lading for muskets and ammunition delivered on the Schooner John.
October 31, 1800 Need for Ammunition and Clothing Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig relays the need for ammunition and clothing to Samuel Hodgdon.
May 31, 1795 Arms and Ammunition for Ohio County Henry Knox William Blount Request for arms and ammunition answered, supplies to be sent to Ohio County.
June 11, 1791 Ammunition Available at the Public Store Henry Knox Beverley Randolph Knox warns Governor Randolph that he is unable to furnish any supplies other than ammunition which can be acquired at the Public Store.
April 20, 1799 Requests Light Ammunition Cart Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry Requests delivery of a light ammunition cart to be delivered to Captain Decius Wadsworth, Inspector of Arms.
June 11, 1791 Supply of Arms and Ammunition Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Provision of arms and ammunition to be made by the public.
[not available] Exporting Arms and Ammunition War Department John Laurance Wrapper for letters to some of the members of the Senate on the subject of exporting arms and ammunition in consequence of the petition of Hartshorn and others.
March 20, 1800 Ammunition Ordered by General Hamilton Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Sundry ammunition ordered by General Hamilton for Harpers Ferry, Jersey, and Massachusetts.
April 23, 1799 Quantity of Ammunition to be Forwarded to Fort Adams Alexander Hamilton James McHenry In the interest of safety during conveyance, the quantity of ammunition intended for the artillery at Fort Adams should not exceed the estimate.
September 12, 1794 Available Ammunition John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Continental troops marching to Trenton must be furnished with ammunition. Stagg wants to know how it can be supplied in the most expeditious manner.
September 19, 1794 Wagons for stores and ammunition Clement Biddle Samuel Hodgdon Clement Biddle has provided two wagons for stores and artillery ammunition. Another one for musket cartridges will follow shortly. Hodgdon is Commissary of Military Stores.
June 21, 1794 Shipment of Supplies Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Ammunition shipped via J. Henderson's wagon. Authorization to retain horse as public property.
March 4, 1796 Request for Artillery and Ammunition for Fort Defiance James McHenry Anthony Wayne McHenry needed directions to be given to an officer for the transport of artillery and ammunition from Fort Washington to Fort Defiance.
July 1, 1795 Gunpowder Stores William Nickels Samuel Hodgdon Stores, discusses stores of gunpowder and ammunition.
July 27, 1791 Need for Arms and Ammunition Henry Knox David Shepard Ohio County required arms and ammunition. Ordered delivery of necessary supplies with loan from U.S. Will notify Governor of Virginia of action.
October 29, 1794 Ammunition received from the Laboratory Philadelphia Mr. Monvel Samuel Hodgdon List of musket and pistol cartridges signed by Mr. Monvel. Addressed to Samuel Hodgdon. Receipt indicates ammunition received from laboratory.
June 28, 1798 Request for Issue of Cannon, Arms & Accoutrements, & Ammunition to Fort Mifflin James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of four cannon & associated implements, arms & accoutrements, and respective ammunition, for use at Fort Mifflin.
February 8, 1793 Detailed Accounting of Ammunition Used by Legion, & Request for More Anthony Wayne Henry Knox Wayne provides a detailed accounting of his army's use of ammunition, powder, and lead for four months and warns that he will need more of each when the weather becomes warm enough to practice firing.
September 17, 1799 Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Most likely routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay. Mentions ammunition and howitzers.