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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 17, 1794 Requests Payment and Approval of Contract for Artillerist Clothing and Blankets Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon Requests money to pay Terrence Reilly for artillerist clothing and blankets. Inquires whether enclosed list of goods and prices fixed in the contract is acceptable.
April 4, 1794 Appointment of Chief Artillerist Brigadier General Otho H. Williams Henry Knox Notified Knox that Louis Henry Bouteiller was appointed Chief Artillerist at Baltimore. Lists his credentials and conditions for the appointment. Samuel Dodger also appoint to assist in process.
May 15, 1797 Delivery of Artillerists Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver artillerist's uniforms to Staats Morris' company in Baltimore.
February 3, 1792 Cost of Supplies, Updates on Current Stores Isaac Craig Henry Knox Cass finally arrived, now making arrangements to send reinforcements to Fort Franklin. Cost estimates by Turnbull and Marnie to be sent to Knox by this post. Enclosed list of stores, noted shortage of arms. Hired old artillerist to assist in the laboratory making various items.
May 14, 1798 Request for Issue of Infantry Overalls to Make Up for Lack of Artillerist Overalls James McHenry John Harris Directs that infantry overalls be issued to artillerists, as none of the latter pattern are currently in store.
November 15, 1800 Return of Clothing in Store John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Stores, informs on uniforms in Philadelphia stores.
August 7, 1795 Help Wanted: Clerk to Assist Lewis Tousard William Simmons Tousard warns that an officer who is charged with recording the proceedings of the Council and conducting correspondence with Simmons would have little time to learn the duties of an Artillerist and Engineer without a clerk to assist him. Since the Secretary of War must be very busy, he aks Simmons to decide on this proposal.
October 31, 1794 Suits of Infantry & Artillery Clothing to Pittsburgh John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War has requested that Hodgdon's agent at Carlisle forward one hundred suits of infantry clothing and the same number of artillerist's clothing to Lieutenant Colonel Butler at Pittsburgh.
March 27, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing for Various Garrisons James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing for use by garrisons at Norfolk, Virginia and New Brunswick, New Jersey.
January 17, 1798 Request for Delivery of Uniforms & Accoutrements for New Recruits James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of artillerists' clothing, knapsacks and canteens for new recruits at Elizabethtown, New Jersey.
August 23, 1794 Funds for Rochefontaine and de Finiels Joseph Howell Nathaniel Gorham The Treasurer will remit to Gorham $300 to be transmitted to Bechet Rochefontaine, Engineer at Boston, and $100 to be transmitted to Nicholas de Finiels, a temporary Engineer and Artillerist at Boston.
January 14, 1800 Recommendation of Mr. W. Wilson Samuel Smith Alexander Hamilton In the past Smith had recommended W. Wilson and he obtained a commission that he had to relinquish due to ill health. His health restored, Smith recommends him again to command a Company in the 4th battalion of the 2nd Regiment of Artillery.
June 21, 1798 Request for Issue of Artillerists' Clothing & Knapsacks James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of artillerists' clothing and knapsacks to Elizabethtown, New Jersey's detachment of recruits.
March 10, 1799 Directions for Artillerists from Fort Jay to New Town Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Outlines directions for artillerist company at Fort Jay to meet Lieut. Boots's company at Brunswick and go to New Town, Bucks County.
April 26, 1798 Request for Issue of Artillerists' Clothing to Fort Mifflin James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of artillerists' clothing to Fort Mifflin.
December 7, 1795 An act to ascertain and fix the military establishment of the United States. Jonathan Dayton [not available] Enacted into law standing outfit of dragoons, engineers, and artillerists. Describes in detail the governance and organization of this section of the military.
May 6, 1797 Delivery of Artillerists Clothing James McHenry John Harris Reinlisted soldier to receive one complete set of artillerists clothing.
June 11, 1798 Request for Issue of Blanket & Sword to a Cadet in the Corps of Artillerists & Engineers James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of a blanket, sword & belt to a artillery & engineers cadet.
April 24, 1800 Guard for French Prisoners, Etc. Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Col. Peck has applied to Col. Rice for a guard to take charge of some French prisoners at Providence but Rice doubts his authority to comply with the request.
November 20, 1798 Return of Clothing to November 20th S. Libby [not available] A return of clothing to the 20th of November 1798.
[not available] Names and appointments in the United States Army James McHenry Unknown Recipient Names and appointments in the Army of the United States
April 27, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing, Tools, & Sundries to Troops at Oswego James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of artillerists' and infantry clothing, cartridges, tools, and a flag to the garrison at Oswego.
August 30, 1797 Denial of Extra Pay for Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Believed it improper to approve extra pay for instructing muster corps of artillerist and engineers as requested in the accounts of Robert Finley and George Stuart Drummers. The task should be considered a duty and therefore not rewarded. Enclosed returned accounts.
April 20, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing, Equipment & Medicine for West Point Troops James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medicine, clothing and equipment for use by the garrison at West Point, NY.
April 12, 1798 Concerns about Rochefontaine's Late Returns George Fleming Samuel Hodgdon Along with the enclosure of the return of military stores at West Point, Fleming complains that he has received no return from Colonel Rochefontaine of what carriages the artillerist's artificers and the hired blacksmith have made for the ordnance since his return of July 1797. Rochefontaine does have his carpenters at work in a new shop in a palisades yard. Fleming worries that Rochefontaine is...