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March 8, 1800 An Act Organizing Artillerists and Engineers Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Refers to a bill regarding artillerists and engineers. Encloses copy of bill which organizes companies and details of artillerists and engineers.
March 9, 1800 Organizing the Corps of Artillerists & Engineers Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Enclosed is an Act which enacts a reorganization in which the present Corps of Artillerists and Engineers will hereafter be composed of a Regiment of Engineers, a Regiment of Horse Artillerists, and a Regiment of Foot Artillerists.
March 1800 An Act for better organizing the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers to be hereafter denominated the Corps of Engineers and Artillerists. Alexander Hamilton [not available] Separated the corps of artillerists and engineers by those on foot and those on horse. Details on how the corps should be subdivided and who should be in which group. Gave President power to raise two regiments of horse artillerists if danger is imminent.
May 23, 1797 Delivery of Artillerists Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver artillerists uniforms to Charleston, SC.
May 6, 1797 Delivery of Artillerists Clothing James McHenry John Harris Reinlisted soldier to receive one complete set of artillerists clothing.
April 22, 1797 Delivery of Artillerists Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver artillerists clothing to Captain Elliott at Fort Mifflin.
May 27, 1800 Suspend Raising the Battalion of Artillerists James McHenry Alexander Hamilton It is thought proper and expedient to suspend raising the battalion of artillerists additional to the second regiment of Artillerists and Engineers.
1800 Draft Act for better organizing the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers Alexander Hamilton [not available] Draft act for the better organizing of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.
May 31, 1800 Additional Regiments of Artillerists Alexander Hamilton James McHenry There is now a probability that two regiments of artillerists can be completed, so professors, not exceeding four, can be appointed for the purpose of instructing both artillerists and engineers. Additional information on location for training artillerists. Offers Harper's Ferry as a desirable location.
June 28, 1798 Funding of Artillerists and Engineers James McHenry Chairman of Committee of Defense Money and payments made to furnish artillerists and engineers with equipment, merits of appointing certain officers, and Secretary of War's involvement in the process discussed at length.
August 23, 1799 Sundry returns from officers of artillerists and infantry Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns from the officers of several regiments of artillerists and infantry. States that he will handle the distribution of coats and vests for artillerists, but requests that the other articles be forwarded when convenient. Mentions that Capt. Ogden has informed him that the camp kettles furnished him are unfit for use.
May 31, 1800 Recruitment of Artillerists William S. Smith Alexander Hamilton Smith says that he will certainly cooperate with Major Tousard who will be arriving for the purpose of recruiting six companies of Artillerists. The necessary facilities for the accomplishment of that purpose will be provided.
May 31, 1800 Artillerists & Engineers Vacancies Lewis Tousard Alexander Hamilton Enclosed is a list of the vacancies which are to be filled in the Regiments of Artillerists and Engineers and the names of the officers who Lt. Col. W. S. Smith has recommended to be transferred to the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.
May 30, 1800 Recruiting Artillerists Alexander Hamilton William S. Smith Major Tousard has arrived for the purpose of recruiting six companies of Artillerists. A facility is requested for the accomplishment of that object.
May 23, 1800 Bounty for Infantry & Artillerists Alexander Hamilton James McHenry The Paymaster General has been directed to deliver bounty money for eight companies of infantry and four companies of artillerists which should be sufficient for completing the two regiments of artillerists as well as four old regiments of infantry.
May 21, 1800 Use of Trained Men as Artillerists and Engineers William S. Smith John Adams Advised bringing trained officers and soldiers who are at the point of dismissal on as artillerists and engineers.
October 22, 1800 Request for Issue of Artillerists' Clothing for 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of artillerists' clothing to various postings of elements of the 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers.
July 27, 1798 Clothing for Artillerists James McHenry John Harris Directs that uniform coats that deviated from pattern should be paid for if equal to pattern.
September 23, 1800 Order for Buttons for Corps of Artillerists and Engineers Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, discusses need for uniform buttons for Artillerists and Engineers.
July 10, 1798 List of Materials for Artillerists Timothy Pickering John Harris Order to deliver supplies and clothing to artillerists c/o Samuel Hodgdon.
November 3, 1797 Request for Delivery of Artillerists' Clothing to Baltimore Garrison William Jones John Harris Directs issue of artillerists' clothing to garrison at Baltimore.
March 21, 1795 Money for the Recruiting Service in the Corps of Artillerists & Engineers Joseph Howell Horatio R. Dayton The Treasurer has remitted to Aaron Dunham a sum to be transmitted to Dayton, being for the use of the recruiting service in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.
June 7, 1797 Delivery of Arms and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver artillerists uniforms and arms to New York.
April 6, 1796 Pay of the Corps of Artillerists & Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $2905.87 is due the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at West Point, being their pay and forage for February 1796.
November 15, 1798 Certification of payments; Captain Henry Muhlenberg of Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $712.45 for detachment of Artillerists and Engineers at Mud Island Fort under Captain Henry Muhlenberg of Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.