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December 5, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies & Tools for Forts Wolcott and Adams Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Directs purchase of artillery implements & supplies, barrels, compasses, tools, a "fuze machine," camp supplies, lanterns, sieves, a mortar and pestle, rocket, portfire and bullet molds, raw minerals and metal, "three hundred pounds of junk," oil, paper, and rope for Forts Wolcott & Adams at Newport, RI. Urges that the supplies be obtained at or near Newport, if possible, and gives receipt...
December 2, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies & Tools to Fort Norfolk, Virginia Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of assorted military supplies to Fort Norfolk, Virginia.
March 28, 1789 Forwarded Stores William Price Henry Knox Informs the Secretary at War that he has forwarded by the bearer John Mandego various stores.
August 16, 1798 Taken Unwell with a Violent Fever William Bass Samuel Hodgdon Bass admits that he is not able to attend to business because he is very unwell and confined to his bed. He had a violent fever the previous evening and sent for a doctor who ordered him bled immediately.
August 16, 1798 The Doctor Ordered Me Bled Immediately William Bass Samuel Hodgdon Bass admits that he is not able to attend to business because he is very unwell and confined to his bed. He had a violent fever the previous evening and sent for a doctor who ordered him bled immediately.
September 4, 1799 No Horseman's Tents in Store William Bass Samuel Hodgdon Bass warns that although he can comply with orders for hats, private's shirts, linen overalls, and woolen overalls, and shoes, locks, and blankets, he has no horseman's tents in store because Mr. Harris took them.
October 13, 1798 Bank Transactions Samuel Hodgdon Cashier of the Bank Hodgdon discusses sundry bank transactions.
August 26, 1799 Instructions for Delivery of Stores; Questions Cost Samuel Hodgdon Peter Hunt Seeks to maintain a regular supply for the army in the East. Has forwarded list from the Storekeeper to be deposited with Hunt. Mr. Bass has items in store; he will return in the shallop and provide any assistance. Need to provide quarters for Bass, Harris, clerks, and laborers. Questions cost of repairs as compared to Trenton.
September 23, 1799 No Keys for the Medicine Chests, Etc. William Bass Samuel Hodgdon The keys of the medicine chests have always been delivered to the Quartermaster General with the chests and he then forwards the keys by post. Bass reports that they presently have no keys for any of the chests in store. Also there have never been any colors provided for the regiments. They do have 28 dozen sticks of port fires in store.
September 19, 1799 Drum Heads and White Woolen Overalls William Bass Samuel Hodgdon Only one set of drum heads has been delivered to Colonel Moore on his order. There are no more than eighty pairs of white woolen overalls in the store though there are plenty of cotton overalls.
November 27, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Stores, Tools & Materials to Fort Mifflin Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of assorted items for Fort Mifflin, including cannon ammunition, materials for portfires & rockets, components for barrels and sponges, artillery implements, compasses, tools, a "fuze machine," camp equipment, gunpowder components, raw minerals & metals, rope, etc.
July 3, 1798 Receipt for cannon balls at Cornwall Furnace [not available] Samuel Hodgdon Rudolph Kelker sends 280 cannon balls weighing 12 pounds each, part of the shot remaining at Cornwall furnace since the Revolution. Carriages are $22. Subsequent receipts signed by John Smith, Samuel Hodgdon, and William Bass.
November 28, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Stores, Tools & Materials to Fort Johnson, NC Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of various military supplies to Fort Johnson, North Carolina, including including cannon ammunition, barrels, cannon implements, tools, camp equipment, cloth, sieves, hand bellows, hides, raw minerals & metals, rope, etc.
January 20, 1795 Return of Ordnance sent from West Point to Governors Island George Fleming Unknown Recipient Return of iron and brass ordnance with guns and carriages and mortar beds sent from West Point by order of the Secretary of War, by George Fleming from the 1st of April to the 26th of December last to Governors Island, New York.
December 5, 1800 Delivery of Assorted Supplies to Fort Jay, New York Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs delivery of assorted supplies to Fort Jay, New York.
September 1800 Return of Medicine and Surgical Instruments, calculated for one year, for the Post of Fort Green, Cockspur River, Savanah, State of Georgia. Alexander Peters Samuel Hodgdon Stores, inventory of medicine and surgical instruments for Fort Green, Georgia.
November 6, 1799 Receipt for Two Tumbrils and One Traveling Forge [not available] [not available] William Bass for John Harris received of Frederick Rupp two trumbills and one traveling forge said to contain sundries agreeable to invoice received at Reading of Lieutenant House of Captain Elliott's Company.
December 3, 1800 Purchase and Delivery of Supplies for Fort Sumner Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase and delivery of supplies for Fort Sumner at Portland Massachusetts [Maine].
November 18, 1800 Request for Purchase of Assorted Laboratory Supplies Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Directs purchase of laboratory stores & implements for use by the "reserved Corps on the Ohio." These are to be used for the making of portfires, rockets, quick-match, sponges, and barrels.
December 4, 1800 Purchase of Supplies for Fort Independence on Castle Island near Boston, Massachusetts Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase of supplies for Fort Independence on Castle Island near Boston, Massachusetts.
March 26, 1789 Payment for Arms Cleaned and Repaired William Price Henry Knox Following instructions from Knox from June 1788, Price delivered 500 stands of Hessian arms to James Morrow for repair. Morrow has completed the work and is owed 93 pounds 15 shillings. Per that same letter, Price paid Morrow the equivalent of 86 pounds 4 shillings in old arms, old iron, and blankets, which leaves the balance due Morrow 7 pounds 11 shillings. There are four hundred more damaged...
November 27, 1800 Supplies for the Use of Garrison at Fort Mifflin on Mud Island Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs procurement of supplies for Fort Mifflin.
November 1, 1800 Samuel Hodgdon to Israel Whelen Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purveyor to provide medical supplies
December 2, 1800 Supplies for Fort Norfolk Virginia Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase sundry supplies for use of the garrison at Fort Norfolk, Virginia.
September 3, 1799 Clothes for Captains Elliott and Irwin William Bass Samuel Hodgdon The clothes for Captain Elliott's Company at Reading is on hand in the store but the order for Captain Irwin's Company is at Lamberton with Mr. Harris.