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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 3, 1785 Report on Small Arms Maintenance William Price Joseph Carleton Reports on the cleaning and repairing of arms at West Point.
December 25, 1794 Horses and Arms Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Horses sold, arms arrived in disorganized manner, return for arms to be made out shortly.
August 12, 1797 Delivery of Arms and Accoutrements Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to deliver arms and accoutrements.
June 18, 1799 Recalls Arms Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens Refers to letter from Alexander Hamilton to the Secretary of War. Questions recent order of arms--by whom they were ordered, when, where, and to whom they were received. When recalled, the arms will be taken into Stevens's possession.
June 20, 1799 Reports Loan of Arms to New York; Requires Receipt and Return Samuel Hodgdon Michael G. Houdin Refers to loan of arms from Houdin's store to New York. Asks Houdin to thank whoever delivered and received the arms. Requests receipt and all particular information. Reports his intention to collect the arms immediately.
March 24, 1784 Work on arms Samuel Hodgdon Superintendent of Finance Estimate for work on arms.
June 21, 1797 Stands of Arms Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Stands of arms at various military installations in the United States as of April 1, 1797.
November 28, 1797 Request for Delivery of Uniforms, Arms & Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, arms and accoutrements,and more.
June 25, 1799 Repairs of Small Arms at West Point, Etc. Joseph Cranch Samuel Hodgdon Cranch provides a detailed discussion of supplies and repairs at West Point. He apologizes for not writing sooner but he has been afflicted by a long and dangerous illness.
February 29, 1796 Completing the Arms, Responsibility for Repairing Them Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Wolcott points out that the payment to the purveyor should include the cost of completing the arms but the cost of repairing them constitutes a separate responsibility to be born elsewhere.
September 17, 1798 Delivery of Suits, Arms, and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, arms, etc.
April 28, 1786 Certificate for Cleaning Arms William Price Henry Knox Price's transcription of a certificate issued for cleaning 500 stand of arms in store at West Point
June 27, 1794 Removal of Arms from Ships Henry Knox Henry Lee Discussion of arms and violation of U.S. neutrality.
June 7, 1797 Delivery of Arms and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver artillerists uniforms and arms to New York.
June 17, 1793 Reports Misunderstanding about Bill for Arms Never Received George Stevenson Samuel Hodgdon Expresses regret for misapprehension. Had collected part of the money due and paid Hodgdon by Mr. Miller while Hodgdon was on his way to the Western Country. Stevenson never received requested arms and cannot be responsible for them. Describes receipt of other shipments of arms with ceremony.
September 8, 1786 Report on Completion of Arms Cleaning Contract William Price Henry Knox Reports the execution of James Manon's contract to clean arms at West Point, with the particulars and prices involved.
June 19, 1799 Request for Issue of Arms to 12th & 16th Regiments James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of arms for 12th and 16th Regiments.
August 24, 1795 Impaired State of the Arms McLean & Van Emburgh Samuel Hodgdon Forwards a letter for Captain Suijdam.They state that the arms were in an impaired state when they received them.
July 26, 1793 Post Notes and Arms Forwarded Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Per request, post notes forwarded. Requests communication on receipt of money. Arms and armaments forwarded. Cartouch boxes forwarded with all speed.
1788 Agreement to Repair Arms John Thompson Samuel Hodgdon Informs the Commissioner of Commissary Stores that he and William Clark will undertake to repair the arms.
June 16, 1798 Request for Temporary Issue of Arms & Accoutrements Timothy Pickering John Harris Directs temporary issue of 350 stand of arms & accoutrements.
November 9, 1797 Request for Permission to Sell Arms Thomas Mifflin John Adams Contractor supplied arms to Pennsylvania, Mifflin requested names and influence in London to obtain permit to sell arms overseas.
September 5, 1799 Improvements in Manufacturing Arms David Ames Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War has asked Ames to prepare a statement of the price of arms manufactured at Springfield including possible improvements in the business. Ames suggests sending a small chest of sample arms so that Hodgdon can see what improvements have been made and how they compare with other arms made for government service. It might be useful also for membersof Congress at their next session...
June 27, 1798 Letter from the War Department James McHenry Archibald Creary Letter, advises re shipment of arms.
March 15, 1784 Repair of arms Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Reports the completion of a contract for the repair of arms.