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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 15, 1790 Warner discusses ship building with Knox Jonathan Warner Henry Knox Letter, discusses ship building.
April 24, 1784 Sale of a building. Samuel Hodgdon Capt. C. Biddle Discusses the sale of a building.
April 18, 1799 Seeks Employment Building Gun Carriages Robert Boyd Alexander Hamilton "Seeks employment building gun carriages for the 'Arm'd Vessels now building' in New York."
April 26, 1796 Discussion of Frigate Building and Mail Captain Thomas Truxtun Josiah Fox Letter, asks for info regarding the building the Frigates; discusses mail.
January 7, 1795 The Building is Unavailable Mr. Swanwick Samuel Hodgdon Even though he had agreed to do so, Mr. Swanwick is not able to let Hodgdon have the building they had discussed earlier. Since he plans to sell the building, he does not want to engage it for any period longer than three months. He does want to accommodate Hodgdon on some other ground if Hodgdon cannot do better with another property,.
September 5, 1798 Accommodation for the Company James McHenry Lemuel Weeks McHenry authorizes Weeks to purchase a building to house his Company, as the current public building is too small. The suggested repairs on the fortification should go forward.
June 16, 1797 Estimate for Building a Public Store House [not available] [not available] Estimate for the cost of building a frame store house, sixty by thirty feet.
January 13, 1786 Regarding the Valuation of a Public Building George Ingels Samuel Hodgdon Regarding the valuation of the public building at Campington.
May 28, 1796 Regarding Cessation of Frigate Building at Gosport William Pennock Josiah Fox Discusses the proposed cessation in the building of the frigate at Gosport Navy Yard.
March 8, 1792 Unauthorized Action James Wilkinson Samuel Hodgdon Wilkinson never authorized the building of a government house by Col. Sargent.
February 26, 1795 Recommendation for a Munitions Magazine Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Extract of Letter, discusses building for powder and ammunition.
June 21, 1794 Erecting the Building for Making Molds Henry Knox Joshua Humphreys Knox writes that there should be no delay in erecting the building for making molds and it should be done after negotiating with the cheapest carpenters.
April 3, 1797 Compensation of Josiah Fox, Constructor of the frigate building at Norfolk in Virginia William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $190.40 is due Josiah Fox, Navy Constructor of the frigate building at Norfolk in Virginia, being his compensation for January through March 1797.
June 5, 1795 About the Building of Frigates Joshua Humphreys Timothy Pickering Letter asks that Josiah Fox be sent to Baltimore to consult with those building frigates concerning the moulds and putting the frames together.
December 1, 1797 Boat Building Calculations Unknown Author Unknown Recipient Copy of a letter from McHenry to Wilkins, 1797/12/01 regarding Boat Building Calculations for the Protection of Forts on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers.
February 5, 1800 Treaty Allocations for Roads Thomas Butler James McHenry Tellico Treaty, Kentucky Treaty, and Holsten Treaty cited in reference to the building of permanent roads from northern and southern settlements in the U.S. Difficulties building roads due to Cherokees discussed.
April 13, 1797 Compensation of David Stoddert, Constructor of the frigate building at Baltimore William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $500 is due David Stoddert, Constructor of the frigate building at Baltimore, being his compensation for January through March 1797.
November 3, 1795 Ship Building Josiah Fox William Pennock Changes to ship design, compensation, and provisions discussed generally.
July 7, 1796 Compensation of Joshua Humphreys, constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $500 is due Joshua Humphreys, being his compensation as constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia from April through June 1796.
April 10, 1797 Compensation of George Claghorne, Constructor of the Frigate building at Boston William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $500 is due George Claghorne, Constructor of the Frigate building at Boston, being his compensation for January through March 1797.
July 1, 1796 Salary of Forman Cheeseman, Constructor of the Frigate building at New York William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $500 is due Forman Cheeseman, being his salary as Constructor of the Frigate building at New York from April 1 through June 30, 1796, the date his services ceased.
April 5, 1796 Salary of Forman Cheeseman, Constructor of the frigate building at New York William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $500 is due Forman Cheeseman for his salary as Constructor of the frigate building at New York from January through March 1796.
June 27, 1799 Reports Construction Plans for Laboratory and Arsenal Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Has made great effort to make full estimate of contemplated building construction. Reports that it will take more time than anticipated, and the lateness of the season and destitute state of laboratory stores suggest first building a laboratory and arsenal. Suggests building in brick and stone. Waits for his order to commence labor.
August 27, 1795 Salary of Josiah Fox, acting Constructor of the Frigate building at Gosport Virginia William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $187.50 is due Josiah Fox, the Acting Constructor of the Frigate building at Gosport Virginia, for his salary from April though June 1795.
April 3, 1797 Compensation of Joshua Humphreys Constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $500 is due Joshua Humphreys, being his compensation as Constructor of the frigate building at Philadelphia for January through March 1797.