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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 18, 1798 Prickers, Brushes, and Flints for the "Ganges" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver 50 prickers and brushes and 200 assorted flints for muskets and pistols to Captain Dale for the use of the ship "Ganges."
June 9, 1798 Preservation of the Health of Persons Working in the Public Stores Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon lists the articles needed to protect the health of the people working in the public stores during the summer months.
April 11, 1797 Delivery of Cavalry Clothing and Equipment James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver equipment and clothing, with itemized list.
October 19, 1792 Requests Articles for the Quartermaster Department James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon Request to purchase and forward articles for the Quartermaster Department: paper, brushes, beam for scales, etc.
June 12, 1793 Report on the State of Arms in Virginia Joseph Perkin Samuel Hodgdon According to instructions, went to New London, Virginia, to view the public arms. Found damaged muskets because they were stored with salt. Reports number of bayonets, rammers. Refers to wood needed for shelving--walnut or maple, and need for lathes and brushes.
October 19, 1792 Articles Needed James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon O'Hara asks that the following articles be purchased for the Quartermaster's Department: 40 dozen horse brushes; 40 dozen readying combs; 5 reams of large letter paper; one large beam for scales.
April 25, 1794 Equipage for Captain Kersey John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to deliver to Capt. William Kersey a list of articles to include muskets; bayonets; bayonet belts; bayonet scabbards; cartridge boxes; cartridge box belts; screwdrivers; ball screws; brushes and pickers; tents.
April 26, 1799 Inspection of Castings for John J. Faesch; Rectify Accounts for Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon John Steele Plans to go to Elizabeth Town and New York city to inspect the castings of John J. Faesch. Requests extract of contract and any other documents for the examination. Received receipts for Ebenezer Stevens's muskets and notes that Stevens found deficient accounts for muskets, gunworm, cases, brushes, and wires.
August 3, 1799 Statement of Differences Between Major Rivardi's Returns of Military and Quartermaster's Stores Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Seeks to compare balances of stores and charges between Rivaldi and McNiff, 1797-1798, and returns 1798-1799. Includes list of damaged items.
1798 Stores Necessary for Equipping the Frigate for Algiers Unknown Author [not available] Statement of stores necessary for the equipment of the Frigate for Algiers.
May 18, 1798 Articles to Captain Dale for the Ship "Ganges" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver prickers and brushes, flints for muskets, and assorted pistols to Captain Dale for the use of the ship "Ganges."
December 15, 1792 Request to send articles to New Brunswick New Jersey for recruits of Captain Bezaleel Howe Company John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Request to send articles to New Brunswick New Jersey for recruits of Captain Bezaleel Howe Company under command of Ensign Andrew McClary. Items include muskets; bayonet belts; scabbards; cartridge boxes; sergeant's swords and belts; brushes and prickers; screw drivers; bullet screws; canteens and straps; fife cases; knapsack; haversacks.
July 15, 1794 Clothing, Arms, & Accoutrements Nicholas Hannah Samuel Hodgdon Hannah discusses his clothing account and his need for knapsacks.
August 6, 1793 Articles Received Nicholas Hannah Samuel Hodgdon Capt. Hannah confirms receipt of a number of articles by way of the sloop "Thomas & Sally", Thomas Stitchel, Master.
September 18, 1798 Missing Stores Nathaniel Leonard Samuel Hodgdon Notes discrepancy between invoice and items received. Missing items listed. Mentioned that if items were lost by the boatman that transported them he is responsible.
March 8, 1798 [Receipt for Supplies] Isaac Craig [not available] Stores, receipt for ship supplies sent to Pittsburgh including tar, oakum, half-hour glass, and flags.
April 7, 1800 Duplicate Returns (issued) of QM Stores [not available] [not available] Return for sundry articles wanting in the Quartermaster's Department at the post of Southwest Point. Documents note return of wagon wheels and ploughs for the use of the Cherokee Nation.
December 12, 1800 Request for Issue of Arms & Accoutrements for Philadelphia Recruiter Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of arms & accoutrements for use by recruiter in the city of Philadelphia.
April 19, 1799 Discusses Contract for Musketry with William Lane Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Requests musket supplies for the military store as soon as possible. William Lane, an experience workman, will provide all necessary cannon balls and will deliver to Rhode Island without any additional expense.
December 12, 1800 Request for Issue of Military Articles for Use in Recruiting at Carlisle Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of clothing, equipment, & musical instruments for the use of the recruiting service at Carlisle.
July 2, 1798 Articles Wanted for Macpherson's Blues. [not available] John Harris Directs issue of weapons, instruments, and cannon implements to the unit MacPherson's Blues (7/2/1798); a return for the same is included.
April 29, 1793 State of Affairs with the Indians Henry Knox Governor Edward Telfair Knox reports to Governor Telfair that Governor Blount, southwest territorial governor and superintendent of Indian Affairs southern department, is also alarmed at the state of affairs with the Indians and has set out for Philadelphia. Knox mentions some general principles from the President of United States General George Washington, to be transmitted separately. These are to be applied in...
October 30, 1792 Estimate for Articles Wanted in the Quartermaster General's Department at Pittsburgh Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for listed articles wanting in the Quartermaster General's Department at Pittsburg.
June 15, 1798 Clothing and Supplies for Marines on the Ship of War "Delaware" Timothy Pickering John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to Lieutenant McKnight for the Marines on board the ship of war "Delaware." If any of these articles are not in the store, it should be stated immediately so they can be procured without delay.
September 23, 1794 Arms for Hutchins' Recruits John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Return of arms wanted for the recruits of Lt. [Thomas] Hutchins of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.