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October 1, 1800 Delivery of Saddles, Bridles, Leather Halters to Quarter Master General Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of saddles, bridles, leather halters to Quarter Master General.
May 10, 1791 Delivery of Stores Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Two loads of public stores delivered. Specifications of saddles, bridles, and halters for dragoons. Remaining accoutrements to arrive in next wagon.
December 5, 1791 Estimate of Horse Accoutrements R.J. Vandenbrock William Knox Knox is directed to make an estimate of the horse accoutrements, such as bridles, saddles, and holsters, which Mr. Hodgdon has prepared for the use of the army and to come in person that very morning to his office with same.
March 17, 1797 List of Items for Light Dragoons James McHenry John Harris Order to deliver saddles, bridles, halters, etc. to Hodgdon for deliver to Pittsburgh.
May 7, 1792 Purchase of Strong Cheap Second-Rate Horses John Stagg William Knox Knox is directed to immediately purchase for the service of the United States two strong able-bodied cheap horses--not first rate--and two common saddles and bridles. Before Knox contracts for them, he should call at Stagg's office and let him know the price.
December 10, 1792 Instructions for Visit to Philadelphia and Report to Secretary of War James O'Hara Mr. Salander Refers to Indian affairs and raid on Indian chiefs. Speaks of Salander's arrival in Philadelphia and instructions to visit the Secretary of War to report the supply of horses, saddles, and bridles. Promises compensation for his time. Requests that he be very particular in keeping accounts and expenditures with the proper vouchers.
December 14, 1792 Extract of letter from James O'Hara, Quarter Master General to the Secretary of War Henry Knox with enclosure to Mr Salander James O'Hara Henry Knox From James O'Hara to Secretary of War Knox, O'Hara reports that Captain Prior, with 16 Indians, 3 squaws and 3 interpreters arrived at Pittsburgh and proceeded to Philadelphia on horseback. Knox has O'Hara's instructions to the furnish the Indians on the road and to remain with them in Philadelphia. Enclosure to Mr Salander gives instructions to set out from Wabash to Philadelphia on public...
July 12, 1797 Request for Delivery of Tack, Harness, and Pistol Materials James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs issue of various items.
December 2, 1796 Transfer of Captain Wade to Tennessee, Issue of Horses & Equipment John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Letter, directs transfer of Captain Wade
March 26, 1798 Estimate for Dragoon Accoutrements Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Estimate for Dragoon accoutrements for a complete company.
April 11, 1793 Additional supplies to be furnished at Pittsburgh Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of additional supplies to be furnished at Pittsburg (presumably for 1793).
April 11, 1797 Delivery of Cavalry Clothing and Equipment James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver equipment and clothing, with itemized list.
October 28, 1796 Horses for Sinclair & Heth's Indian Chiefs Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Colonel O'Hara will be notifed that he needs to answer Hodgdon's letter. Three horses have been furnished to General Sinclair for his journey to Philadelphia and sixteen horses, equipped with saddles and bridles, have been provided for eight Indian chiefs and their attendants, under the direction of John Heth, for their journey to Shippensburg
April 9, 1794 Horses & Equipage for Lieutenant Campbell Smith Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to furnish Lieutenant Campbell Smith with two horses, saddles, and bridles to be delivered to [Isaac] Craig at Pittsburgh and also one portmanteau [large traveling bag].
June 27, 1799 Account for Simeon Smith for the Manufacture of Horse Equipment William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Account for Simeon Smith for the manufacture of horse equipment.
February 21, 1793 Instructions to Indian Agent Israel Chapin Henry Knox General Israel Chapin Knox directs Chapin to proceed to Canandaque [Canadaigua], by way of New York and Albany. He is to take with him the Farmer's Brother and other Seneca Indians who arrived in Philadelphia with Jasper Parish, the interpreter. Chapin will be given $400 to defray expenses. He is also given $150 to purchases horses for the Farmer's Brother and Red Jacket, the Seneka Chief.
December 5, 1796 Discussion of Horse, Sword and Pistols to Be Issued John Wade Samuel Hodgdon Letter, discusses horse selected for him and asks for sword and pistols.
June 27, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons informs Hodgdon of expenditures accountable in the Quartermaster Department.
June 27, 1799 Accounts of Normand Smith for Sadlery William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Sadlery delivered of Normand Smith of Hartford Connecticut to John Harris of Philadelphia.
August 1, 1793 Goods Needed Annually for the Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians Andrew Pickens [not available] "Estimate of goods necessary to be furnished the Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians annually."
April 17, 1798 Estimate of Articles Wanted for the Georgia Frontier Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of articles wanted for the troops and garrisons on the Georgia frontier for 1798.
March 9, 1793 Estimate of Money for supplies for Army stores Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of money wanting to purchase the listed articles of stores for the use of the Army
June 19, 1799 List of Supplies for Lieutenant Cole Butler's Troops David Henley James McHenry Sends returns of clothing, quartermaster stores, and stationary for troops under Lieutenant Cole Butler. Includes lists of items.
August 29, 1796 Dragoons, Troop Movements, Creek Hostility Anthony Wayne James McHenry In a largely illegible letter, Wayne seems to be reporting on the state of the military deployment in the southwest that is a response to the hostile actions of the Creek Indians. Also addresses the time and difficulty of transporting large numbers of troops across the frontier.
September 29, 1800 Delivery of Saddles and Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of saddles and uniforms to Quarter Master General John Wilkins, for delivery to Washington.