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August 24, 1796 Directions Needed for Forwarding Articles Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Francis has notified Jones that some silk sieves and other articles purchased by him for the garrison at West Point are still being stored and waiting for direction. Jones wants directions for these articles and for any other articles that are purchased so that they can be forwarded to sundry places.
August 31, 1798 Articles Sent via Boston Samuel Hodgdon George Washington Duncan Hodgdon has sent articles to Duncan via Boston. He asks for an acknowledgement of receipt of the goods.
September 5, 1794 Delivery of Articles Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Account of articles sent by Capt. Douglas matched the invoices included with them. Some articles put into the Continental store, the remainder into the store run by Hunt. Will hold onto the grain at no expense to the U.S. Only received one horseman's tent which was for Capt. Sedam. Requested clarification on which dept. of the militia should issue orders for delivery of articles.
November 3, 1792 Articles Requested Henry Knox Isaac Craig Articles requested, Knox will direct Samuel Hodgdon to forward without delay.
April 8, 1800 Clarification of Regulations for Contractor William Simmons Dodridge Crocker Contractors are bound only to furnish officers and their companies with articles specified by regulations and only when the articles are in store. Contractors were not obligated to issue like sums of money to officers in lieu of articles.
April 19, 1799 Articles for the Northhampton Expedition, Etc. James Miller Samuel Hodgdon Miller wants to know whether the articles delivered to Captain Vann for the Northhampton Expedition should go through the Quartermaster General's books in the same way as articles sent to other posts. Ought not Mr. Harris charge Captain Vann with the military and clothing articles he has received rather than charging the whole to the Quartermaster General?
July 9, 1793 Articles for the Southward William Govett Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Francis being out of town, Govett asks Hodgdon to inform him of the articles that have been ordered for the southward and he will endeavor to have them ready. The orders from the Treasury don't mention the quarter the articles are intended for.
September 24, 1798 Requests Articles for Different Ships at Different Posts Benjamin Stoddert James McHenry Lists articles needed for various ships ad different ports.
October 30, 1798 Articles Forwarded to Your Address Samuel Hodgdon Captain Joseph Fenbrock Hodgdon informs Capt. Fenbrock that certain articles were left out of the current shipment because they are not available in the store. They will be forwarded in a few days.
July 25, 1798 List of Articles Desired by General Wilkinson Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig forwards to Samuel Hodgdon a list of articles desired by General Wilkinson. The articles include books and provisions.
May 25, 1795 Articles for West Point Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon The articles on the enclosed list should be packed up and transported to West Point. Hodgdon is asked to make a return of the articles not in the store so that they can be purchased by the Purveyor.
August 29, 1798 Articles of Agreement James McHenry [not available] Articles of agreement outlining agreed prices on rations and other articles, outlining expectations for both parties. Contractor to deliver articles to several posts,
December 26, 1798 Correcting Mistakes in My Returns John Bryant Samuel Hodgdon Bryant apologizes for the mistakes in his returns in which some articles are missing. He has a great many returns and many other papers to examine. Colonel Williams will soon help him examine his returns but he is certain that no articles have been taken out of the stores without a proper order.
October 5, 1792 Articles Wanted by Mr. Morrow Henry Knox Isaac Craig Articles wanted by Mr. Morrow shall be immediately attended to.
February 7, 1794 List of articles and clothing for the Oneida Chief James Dean [not available] Dean writes that agreeable to Knox's desire, he requests articles of clothing which would afford a competent supply for the Oneida Chief.
May 26, 1797 Disposal of the Articles at Fort Washington John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War approves of the disposal of of the articles belonging to the Commissary's department at Fort Washington. Mr. Day, the Assistant Commissary, should be instructed accordingly and those articles not disposed of should be deposited in the care of the person at that post having charge of public property.
January 24, 1799 Abstract of articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens. [not available] [not available] Abstract of articles purchased by Ebenzer Stevens, Agent for War Department at New York, for month of December 1798.
February 16, 1798 Regarding Articles for Naval Service & Equipping of Frigate James McHenry Tench Francis Letter, asks for information regarding sundry articles for the Naval service; alludes to equipping Frigate.
September 26, 1789 Articles of Instruction from the President Commissioners for Treating with the Indians South of the Ohio Andrew Pickens "We have received the following Articles of Instructions from the President of the United States which we do ourselves the honor to communicate to you and wished to be favored with an answer."
August 21, 1800 Articles Received from Oxford, Etc. Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is a return of the articles received from Oxford. Williams finds differences with the numbers of the return left him by Mr. Henshaw, agent of the Quartermaster General. He will make up his receipts for the articles in his return when he completes his quarterly accounts.
November 8, 1800 Delivery of Uniform Articles to Sergeant John Linn, 3rd Infantry Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniform articles to Sergeant John Linn, [Lynn],3rd Infantry.
September 27, 1798 Articles that Can Be Forwarded to the South Regiment Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon assures McHenry that he will forward as many of the articles that he has on hand to the South Regiment although there are still many that are not available and will have to be sent at a later date.
October 22, 1799 Articles Furnished for Hutting the Troops Alexander Hamilton Ebenezer Stevens Hamilton urges that the articles needed for hutting the troops be furnished immediately. Since the regiments are not complete, two-thirds of the regimental allotment for each article should suffice.
July 26, 1798 Articles Inserted in the Enclosed Invoice Samuel Hodgdon James Stille Stille is asked to confirm that he has received the articles in the enclosed invoice.
July 14, 1798 Marine Articles Purchased for the Navy Samuel Hodgdon John Harris The Secretary of Navy has ordered his storekeeper to take charge of all articles purchased for the use of the Navy so Harris is ordered to send such articles to the Navy store.