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November 15, 1797 Articles for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver the following articles to Samuel Hodgdon for the use of the frigate "United States": shot for twelve pounders, pairs of pistols, boarding pikes, cutlasses, boarding axes with handles, blunderbusses, pistol balls, and musket balls.
November 15, 1797 Articles for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to deliver the following articles to the frigate "Constellation" lying at anchor on the Patapsco: pistols, boarding pikes, cutlasses, boarding axes with handles, blunderbusses, shot for twelve pounders, pistol balls, and musket balls. Captain Truxton proposes to sail for another part of the Chesapeake on December 7th.
August 10, 1797 Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Samuel Hodgdon the listed articles for the frigate "Constitution" at Boston.
June 19, 1797 Letter from the War Office to the Secretary of the Treasury requesting articles for naval service [not available] Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Items to be procured for the naval service include boarding axes; blunderbusses; lanthorn; [lantern]; signal lanthorns; iron; grapeshot; pistol shot; 12 pounders; 24 pounders;
November 15, 1797 Sundry Articles for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver sundry articles to Samuel Hodgdon for the use of the frigate "Constellation."
February 14, 1798 Procuring, Manufacturing, and Repairing Certain Articles James McHenry Tench Francis McHenry provides a list of articles and wants to know which of them have been procured, where they are deposited, and when the remains may be expected? Also what part of those articles ordered to be manufacutured or repaired have been completed and where are they deposted?
December 11, 1797 Request for Information Regarding Frigate Armament Josiah Fox Tench Francis Letter, asks for information regarding the arming of frigates.
June 12, 1797 Statement of military stores requisite for the three frigates [not available] Samuel Hodgdon A statement of Military Stores for the three frigates.
April 1798 List of Military Stores for the Frigate Constitution War Department [not available] List of Military Stores intended for the frigate Constitution.
1797 Estimate of Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of stores for frigates on hand which need to be repaired or replenished, as well as what needs to be procured.
June 12, 1797 Stores Wanted for Three Frigates. James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Military Stores wanted in the Requisitions of the Three Frigates.
June 12, 1797 Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon McHenry provides a list of the military stores required for the three frigates and directs Hodgdon to determine what can be drawn from the stores of the United States and the locations where they are deposited.
June 3, 1795 Payment John Chisolm for Boarding Choctaw [not available] [not available] Payment of $15 to John Chisholm for boarding five Choctaw Indians and their interpreter from May 28 to June 3.
May 16, 1798 List of military stores wanting for the Frigate United States [not available] [not available] Contains a list of military stores wanting for the frigate USS United States, part on hand, part fabricating, and remainder to be procured. Includes ammunition, cutlasses, boarding pikes.
February 10, 1798 Request for Information on Articles Ordered James McHenry Tench Francis Letter, asks for information regarding Frigate armaments and ammunition; mentions manufacturing; mentions Marines.
March 1, 1800 Certification of payment; Francis Mentges for expenses for clothing and boarding of John Vincent, an Indian William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $31.04 to Francis Mentges for expenses for clothing and boarding of John Vincent, an Indian, including compensation for four days at two dollars per day for attending him making the purchases
January 26, 1799 Certification of payments; Henry Drinker for the expenses of boarding, apparel and educating F.Wilson, an Indian youth William Simmons James McHenry Payment of $98.80 to Henry Drinker for the expenses of boarding, apparel and educating F.Wilson, an Indian youth, payable to S. Child by order of said Drinker.
June 12, 1797 List of Stores Needed for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is a list of the military stores required for three frigates. McHenry wants to know which part may be drawn from the military stores of the United States and where they are deposited.
August 25, 1797 Request for Resolution of Monies Owed for Boarding Indian Youth, H. Abeel William Simmons James McHenry Simmons requests clarification for the amount warrant to Samuel Lewis of $50.00 on July 1, 1795 for boarding H. Abeel, an Indian youth. The charge stands on the books, and Simmons asks whether to transfer the amount to the contingencies of the Indian Department
September 13, 1794 Availability of Axes John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of the Treasury [Alexander Hamilton] inquires as to how Hodgdon is situated with respect to axes. Will it be necessary to purchase a further supply?
May 3, 1799 Certification of payment; Francis Mentges for clothing, boarding, and presents Peter Hagner [not available] Certification of payment; $120.91 to Francis Mentges for clothing, boarding, and presents to the Potawatomi, Ottawa, and Chippewa Indians, and Whitmore Knaggs Interpreter, to the Chickasaw and Cherokee Indians, and interpreters Malcolm McGhee, Samuel Riley.
August 4, 1797 Ordnance Stores to be Sent Forward Isaac Craig James McHenry Transportation for Ordnance stores to forward posts along with falling axes, muskets cartridges, and powder. Requested howitzers cases be added to supplies sent forward.
December 23, 1799 Certification of payment; Francis Mentges, for clothing, boarding and for presents for Chickasaw, Cherokee and Catawba Indians William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $189.66 to Francis Mentges, for clothing, boarding, attending and for presents for Chickasaw, Cherokee and Catawba Indians.
June 2, 1797 Axes for Gibson May Be Purchased at Staunton John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War believes that the axes wanted by Captain Gibson may be purchased at Staunton. Orders will be given to the Contractor there to to furnish them as Quartermaster's supplies.
October 27, 1800 Delivery of Camp Kettles, Wooden Bowls, Axes, Water Buckets Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of camp kettles, wooden bowls, axes, water buckets.