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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 10, 1797 Delivery of Carpentry Items James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver carpenter tools to Capt Elliott's company.
June 27, 1800 Settlement of Account Peter Hagner John G. Coffin Letter received, settlement of accounts for Nanning Vischer requested be paid on Coffin's bills. Discrepancy in charges and credits received by Coffin for the account of John Nugent, carpenter; expenses for tools purchased for the use of the garrison at Niagara.
December 4, 1798 Delivery of Tools James McHenry John Harris Orders to purchase of shovels, spades, carpenter tools, etc
November 21, 1800 Request for Issue of Carpenter's Tools for Artificers at Schuylkill Laboratory Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of carpenter's tools for the use of artificers employed at Schuylkill laboratory. Two notes are appended -- one, presumably from Hodgdon, states that the purveyor has been directed to purchase the above supplies, and one presumably from Harris confirms that the items were delivered on November 25.
October 9, 1799 Carpenters Tools Needed Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Regiments in New Jersey need carpenter's tools and other supplies, pre the attached list.
April 27, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing, Tools, & Sundries to Troops at Oswego James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of artillerists' and infantry clothing, cartridges, tools, and a flag to the garrison at Oswego.
November 19, 1800 Request for Purchase of Carpenter's Tools for Artificers at Schuylkill Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Directs purchase of carpenter's tools for use of artificers employed at the Schuylkill laboratory.
September 5, 1797 Invoice of stores for Fort Massac Isaac Craig [not available] Invoice of stores from Issac Craig to be delivered to Ft Massac, Illinois via Ohio River by John Robinson, who notes that he will deliver the goods to the commanding officer at such place on the river as he shall direct in good order. Items include ammunition, clothing, carpenter tools, ordnance, brandy and medicine. Signed by John Robinson.
December 5, 1798 Orders to Deliver Partial Order Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to begin immediate packing of goods for a waiting wagon.
February 18, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Nanning J. Vischer Simmons discusses with Vischer the transactions made by Doctor Coffin.
June 21, 1799 Request for Issue of Armorer's Tools to Knoxville James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of armorer's tools & supplies to Knoxville.
October 13, 1798 Tools From New London, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Perkin Among other matters, Hodgdon assures Perkins that despite difficulties and expense the tools from New London should arrive shortly.
March 17, 1784 Tools and metal Samuel Hodgdon Thomas Cater Request for return of or payment for tools and metal.
October 7, 1798 Concerning stationary and tools for Harper's Ferry John Mackey Samuel Hodgdon Inquires upon why he has not yet received a response to his request for stationary and tools to be forwarded to Harper's Ferry. Also mentions finances and accounts.
December 4, 1798 The Business at Harpers Ferry Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry In order to get the business at Harpers Ferry moving, it is necessary to get the tools to begin the work. An inventory of wanted tools is enclosed.
April 28, 1792 Special Instructions to General Israel Chapin Esquire Deputy Temporary Agent on civilizing the Five Nations and Stockbridge Indians Henry Knox General Israel Chapin Following the visit of the Five Nations delegation to Philadelphia, Knox provides detailed instructions to Chapin on the appropriation of $1500 per year annuity to the Five Nations and Stockbridge Indians. Chapin is to select blacksmiths, carpenters and schoolmasters of unblemished integrity and who will set a good example. Would prefer school masters with livestock husbandry skills. Blacksmiths...
March 30, 1799 Request for Issue of Weapons, Tools & Equipment for Montgomery Cavalry James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of weapons, tools & equipment for the "Montgomery troop of Horse."
June 29, 1798 Tools Wanted at Pittsburgh & Knoxville Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Enclosed are lists of tools wanted at Pittsburgh and Knoxville, noting those that are in the public store and those that must be purchased.
December 20, 1792 Pledge to issue linen shirts to George Carpenter John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon John Stagg pledges to issue two linen shirts to soldier George Carpenter, who belongs to Captain John Armstrong's Company.
June 12, 1798 Request for Issue of Weapons & Tools to a Grenadier Company Timothy Pickering John Harris Directs issue of muskets, cartridge boxes, and tools for a grenadier company.
May 31, 1798 Request for Issue of Arms & Accoutrements, Equipment, and Tools James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing, arms & accoutrements, equipment, and tools.
October 17, 1794 Tools and materials for Springfield armory David Ames Samuel Hodgdon David Ames, Superintendent of the Springfield Armory in Massachusetts, explains in detail the tools and materials needed for the armory and the costs thereof.
March 26, 1796 Reports Stock, Tools Joseph Perkin Samuel Hodgdon Reports that they are doing as well as can be expected. Believes to have a full stock within 8 or 9 months, if he can send the locks as requested. They have had peace since Mr. Miles left. Reports prices for Indian corn. Requests an inventory of his tools because they are wearing out quickly and it will be difficult to ascertain their value. Intends to send a new gun design that may benefit the...
May 19, 1792 Purchase from James Morrow John Stagg William Knox The Secretary of War requests that Knox purchase from James Morrow any of his armorer's tools that might be fit for service. They are to be appraised by an impartial man previous to payment.
October 5, 1798 Armorer's Tools to be Sent to Harpers Ferry Samuel Hodgdon Thomas Holt Hodgdon emphasizes the urgency with the armorer's tools currently in use at Holt's post must be sent to Harpers Ferry.