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April 14, 1800 Request to Sell Bayonets and Ramrods James McHenry John Harris Directs Harris to sell bayonets and ramrods to Robert McCormick, and turn the funds over to the Treasury Department.
May 8, 1800 Request for Sale of Bayonets & Ramrods to Robert McCormick James McHenry John Harris Directs that bayonets & ramrods be sold to Robert McCormick, and that the funds received be tendered to the Treasury Department.
November 7, 1800 Bayonets to Bayonet Scabbard Contractors for Fitting Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs send bayonets to bayonet scabbard contractors to ensure fit.
May 22, 1800 Delivery of Muskets and Bayonets [not available] John Harris Request to deliver 300 muskets and bayonets to Secretary of Navy by way of Captain Robert Gill, Navy Storekeeper.
August 30, 1800 Delivery of bayonets, swords, drums and fifes Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of bayonets, swords, drums and fifes for Captain James Bruff's company, First Regiment Artillerists and Engineers
May 28, 1784 Estimate of pay for cleaning, stamping and repairing muskets and bayonets Quartermaster General's Department [not available] Estimate of Pay to Perkins and Nicholson for cleaning, stamping and repairing muskets and bayonets.
August 8, 1798 Disposal of Useless Gun Barrels, Ramrods, & Bayonets Samuel Hodgdon David Ames Among other matters, Hodgdon instructs Ames to sell all useless gun barrels, ramrods, and bayonets, but if there is any possibility of public use they should be retained. Money earned from the sale of such items should be credited to the public.
April 19, 1799 Delivery of Muskets and Bayonets James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to receive the muskets and bayonets which have arrived on the ship "Connecticut,'" under the command of Captain Hylander. Harris should obtain an order for them on the Captain from the Secretary of the Treasury and have them deposited in the public store.
July 24, 1798 Delivery of Guns to Boudinot James McHenry John Harris Request to deliver muskets and bayonets to the Director of the Mint.
July 21, 1784 Estimate of payment for cleaning muskets and bayonets Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the sum necessary for paying the specified account due to the persons listed.
January 22, 1800 Reinspection of Muskets & Bayonets, Etc. Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed are the returns of the Armory and Military Departments for the last quarter of 1799. Williams asks that if they are found right, the deliveries and expenditures should be passed to his credit. If the muskets and bayonets received from private factories and deposited in the public magazines are to be reinspected by the Superintendent of the Armory, directions for doing so should be...
June 17, 1784 Estimate of pay for stamping and cleaning muskets and Bayonets Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for services performed.
June 21, 1797 Muskets and Bayonets for the Algerian Supply James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Mr. Francis, the Purveyor, fifty brass mounted muskets and bayonets for the Algerian supply. He is to pay twelve dollars for each stand.
November 15, 1796 Procuring Ramrods & Repairing Bayonets James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of the Treasury has been directed to require the Purveyor to procure the ramrods needed for the French muskets repairing at West Point. He has been informed of Mr. Cranch's proposal to produce them at a price of a half-dollar each. Enclosed is an order on the Storekeeper for the deficient bayonets which should immediately be forwarded to Mr. Cranch.
September 14, 1795 Inspection & Preparation of Arms John Nicholson Samuel Hodgdon Under the direction of General Hand, the rilfes have been inspected, well oiled, papered, packed, stamped "US", and prepared for transportation. The muskets and rifles under the charge of Captain Ross were cleaned without bayonets being fitted because they are not fit for inspection or... The musket barrels and bayonets produced by the contractor have been proved and rendered fit for...
September 1, 1784 Estimate of payment for cleaning, stamping and reaparing muskets and bayonets] Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the sum necessary for paying the specified account due to the persons listed.
September 7, 1798 Contract between Wolcott and Tousey, Chipman for muskets. [not available] [not available] Articles of agreement between Wolcott, Tousey and Chipman for manufacture of 1000 stands of arms or muskets complete with bayonets and ramrods, fit for service and to be delivered at Albany New York.
March 10, 1792 Outfitting Troops Henry Knox Isaac Craig Authorized outfitting McCully's troops with muskets and bayonets. Enclosed letter to be forwarded.
April 19, 1784 Estimate of Pay to Perkins and Nicholson for cleaning and repairing muskets and bayonets Quartermaster General's Department [not available] Estimate for the sum needed for the payment of the undermentioned account.
January 8, 1799 Receipt of Jenkins and Humphreys for fabricating muskets. [not available] [not available] Articles of agreement between Stephen Jenkins and Hosea Humphrey [Humphreys] for manufacture of 1500 muskets complete with bayonets and ramrods fit for service to be delivered at Providence Rhode Island.
May 5, 1784 Estimate of Pay to Perkins and Nicholson for cleaning, stamping and repairing muskets and bayonets Quartermaster General's Department [not available] Estimate of Pay to Perkins and Nicholson for cleaning, stamping and repairing muskets and bayonets.
September 15, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Barrels, Ramrods, & Bayonets William Joseph John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket barrels, etc.
July 20, 1791 Weapons Order Henry Knox Joseph Cranch Knox informs Joseph Cranch at West Point that he has ordered 2000 gun stocks and all of the spare steel ram rods, along with 1000 bayonets (assuming they are in store).
July 5, 1784 Estimate of pay for cleaning, repairing and stamping muskets and bayonets Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the sum necessary for paying the specified account due to the persons listed.
July 20, 1791 Urgent Orders to Ship Guns to West Point Henry Knox William Knox Orders to send guns and bayonets to McHill of New York from thence to West Point.