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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 7, 1800 Delivery of Saddle and Bridle Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of saddle and bridle to James Miller, agent, for use of the Quarter Master General.
March 9, 2000 Horse, Saddle, & Bridle for Mr. Crosby John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Request to provide Mc. Crosby with a horse, saddle, and bridle so he can travel on public business.
April 12, 1800 Request for Issue of Bridle and Saddle to Quartermaster's Agent James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of a bridle and saddle to an agent of the quartermaster general.
January 5, 1793 Requests Delivery of horse, bridle, and saddle to McClary John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Stagg conveys Secretary of War request for delivery of horse, bridle, and saddle to McClary.
April 20, 1792 Pack Horses, Kettle, and Bridle John Smith Samuel Hodgdon Smith admits that he cannot do justice by Hodgdon's horses so he will send 16 along with the pack horses. He is also sending by the bearer the kettle the lard was sent in and the bridle that was left with Hodgdon.
November 6, 1795 Horse, Saddle, and Bridle for Henry Abeel Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon Since Henry Abeel is returning to his own country, Pickering wants him decently equipped with a horse, saddle, and bridle. The horse should be one of the hardiest on hand and well shod. When the horse is selected, the saddle should be fitted exactly to the horse with the proper amount of stuffing.
April 17, 1792 Saddle & Bridle for Davidson John Stagg William Knox Stagg directs Knox to let Lt. Davidson of the Cavalry have a saddle and bridle of those now in store, taking his receipt.
October 14, 1794 Saddle, Bridle, & Cartridges for Reynolds John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War wants Hodgdon to furnish James Reynolds, the express rider, with a saddle and bridle to replace the old ones he brought with him. He also will need a few pistol cartridges.
August 12, 1796 Horse, bridle, and saddle James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Letter, mentions horse, bridle and saddle for Stephen Hillis
April 13, 1796 Requests Cost to Outfit a Dragoon Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Requests a list of prices for articles needed to equip a dragoon, including saddle, bridle, pistol, etc. Seeks a rough estimate for a company of cavalry.
April 11, 1794 More Equipage for Lieutenant Campbell Smith Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon In addition to what has already been requested for Lieutenant Campbell Smith, he needs horse saddle and bridle holsters and pistols.
January 7, 1793 Requests Use of Horse from Public Store for Dr. Strang John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Secretary of War requests delivery of horse from public store with saddle and bridle to Dr. Strang, who will be in town on public business.
August 2, 1792 Regarding the duties of bearer, Mr. Henley Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Mentions the bearer as Mr. Henley, who goes forward to serve with Army as conductor of military stores. He is to deliver to Craig a horse, saddle, bridle, and cloth. Pays respects to Mrs. Craig, the General's family, and all friends.
June 6, 1794 General Things to Attend To Winthrop Sargent Samuel Hodgdon (Difficult handwriting] Hodgdon is requested to make to Col. Sargent a statement of his affairs when the opportunity presents.
August 22, 1789 Indian Attacks Robert Johnson John Adams Letter gives detailed account of Indian attacks and the resulting defense by U.S. troops.
March 21, 1797 Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter, directs delivery of saddle, etc. to General Wilkinson.
July 12, 1794 Outfitting Charles Evans, Former Captive John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to provide Charles Evans, a soldier lately returned from captivity, with the necessary clothing to make him feel decent and comfortable and with a horse, saddle, and bridle so that he may go to Pittsburgh with Cols. Mentges and Reynolds.
November 22, 1793 Confidential Trusty Man John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Ensign George Baynton is ordered to readiness as he will repair to the headquarters of General Wayne with the pay for the army. Hodgdon is directed to furnish him with a horse, saddle, and bridle and also a confidential trusty man--mounted, armed and equipped--to accompany Ensign Baynton to Pittsburgh.
November 2, 1786 Estimate for cost of saddles Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for furnishing one hundred and twenty light horsemen's saddles
March 21, 1797 Request for Delivery of Tack & Harness James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of tack and harness to BGen Wilkinson.
April 3, 1799 Return of an Unserviceable Horse John Mackey Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Dunwoody has agreed to take back the horse that Mackey bought from him. The horse suffers from habitual lameness which Mackey discovered after travelling only one mile from Philadelphia. The horse will be returned with James Nicholson who will receive ninety dollars to be placed to Mackey' credit and who will retrieve the saddle and bridle.
June 6, 1794 [No. 189] Quartermaster's Department Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Discussed defending charges accrued by Quartermaster's Department. Horse sent under care of Mr. Semple still unwell.
April 13, 1796 Cost of Equipment for the Dragoons Samuel Hodgdon Nathan Jones Sends Jones an estimate of the cost of equipment for the Dragoons
October 29, 1796 Missing Trunk with DeButt's Clothing John Wade Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked if knows anything about Captain DeButt's trunk, containing his clothing, which was entrusted to Captain Wade in Detroit and which Wade said would be included with the Commander in Chief's baggage. (A note says that the trunk with a saddle and bridle was forwarded by the wagoner James Whiskey on the 17th of June 1796 to Major Craig.)
March 13, 1798 Receipt for a Public Horse Robert Parkison Peter Shoemaker Receipt of Lt. Robert Parkison for a public horse, saddle, and bridle given to Lt. Peter Shoemaker.