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June 22, 1796 Reports Repackaging of Powder; Refund for Mr. Miller's Barrels William Nickels Samuel Hodgdon Has sifted all powder that came from French in December 1795 and packed it into new barrels, and marked and renumbered as directed. Lists barrels and notations. Asks for credit for Mr. Miller's barrels.
November 5, 1791 Return of the New Contractor's Provisions on Hand A. Hunt Samuel Hodgdon A return of the provisions on hand at Fort Washington belonging to Elijah Williams, Contractor, as of the 5th of November 1791.
March 22, 1798 Barrels to be Transported to the "Constellation" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to have the following articles transported to the frigate "Constellation," anchored in the Patapsco River: barrels of cannon, barrels of muskets, and barrels of pistol powder.
March 22, 1798 Barrels for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to Samuel Hodgdon to be transported to the frigate "Constellation" the following: ninety barrels of cannon, eight barrels of muskets, and two barrels of pistol powder.
May 3, 1788 Provisions Sold to Mr. Morrow William Price Henry Knox Agreeable to Knox's request, Price has sold 228 of stores to James Morrow. Encloses two accounts of the articles sold to him. Discusses the state of the powder and need for new casks. Encloses returns.
March 26, 1800 Request for Issue of Powder for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder for use in proving gun barrels.
October 9, 1795 Construction and Supply of Troops Isaac Craig Timothy Pickering Assisted Col. Butler in laying out building plan for fortifications at French Creek. As all materials are on hand, Craig believed all building will be completed by the end of the month. Quality of provisions purchased from Canada superior to those from Pennsylvania contractors. Construction under Rochefontaine halted for season.
September 15, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Barrels, Ramrods, & Bayonets William Joseph John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket barrels, etc.
June 25, 1800 Delivery of musket barrels to Springfield Massachusetts Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket barrels to Springfield.
June 21, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Barrels James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs issue of musket barrels etc to complete muskets.
May 16, 1800 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder & lead for use in proving gun barrels.
February 23, 1793 Burned musket barrels A. A. Muller [not available] Notification that burned barrels of musket balls to arrive in Charleston. They were burned on the top of the State House. Could never see their figure without sourness. The incident has been the cause of Muller's reduction in salary.
November 30, 1796 Delivery of Lead for Ammunition James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of lead for balls to prove new gun barrels.
September 23, 1800 Delivery of Gun Barrels for Manufacture of Muskets Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of gun barrels for manufacture of muskets to Robert McCormick.
February 15, 1798 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Testing Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of gunpowder and lead for the proving of gun barrels.
April 4, 1796 Requests Appraisal to Purchase Guns from Former Commissary Phil. Miller Lovett Partridge Reports that requested gunlock and barrels were damaged and did not function properly. Has since found some continental musket barrels belonging to a former commissary. They cannot agree on a price. Suggests that he send 2 or 3 men to provide proper appraisal. The former commissary also suggests that not far from them is a boatload of complete guns, minus a few that have been squandered.
November 28, 1800 Request for musket barrels Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Requests delivery of 100 musket barrels to Robert McCormick.
June 21, 1797 Delivery of Musket Barrels James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver musket barrels, complete muskets to be returned.
July 29, 1797 Delivery of Musket Barrels James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver musket barrels to Owen Evans.
January 2, 1797 Request for Gun Barrels to Be Delivered to Musket Maker James McHenry John Harris Request that 100 gun barrels be delivered to Owen Evans, musket contractor.
March 18, 1797 Delivery of Muskets and Musket Parts Multiple Authors John Harris Directs issue of musket barrels for completion of muskets.
November 2, 1799 Request to deliver powder for proving musket barrels, and lead for balls Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of powder and lead to John Nicholson for proving musket barrels and half a hundred weight of lead.
April 20, 1798 Clothing & Provisions for the Frigate "Constitution" Henry Jackson William Dagget Statement showing the quantity of clothing and provisions forwarded from Philadelphia to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
April 16, 1796 Request Mr. Nicholson to select 2 barrels, with a reference to Algerines Tench Francis Samuel Hodgdon Tench Francis, purveyor, writing to Hodgdon states that barrels selected from old stock may, when put in order, answer for the Algerines. He asks that Mr Nicholson select 2 barrels of each kind and put them in the hands of his son and Mr Annely.
March 19, 1799 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Delivery of powder and lead for proving of gun barrels.