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May 8, 1798 Military Stores for the Ship of War "Ganges" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to Captain Richard Dale of the military ship "Ganges" the following military stores: powder for cannon and muskets in barrels and half-barrels, round shot of nine pounders, double-headed round shot, boxes of grapeshot for nine pounders in cannisters, musket cartridges, pistol cartridges, muskets with accoutrements, cutlasses with scabbards, boarding pikes, scabbards...
September 13, 1798 Request for Order to Military Stores to Produce Weapons for Cutters, Eagle and Diligence Benjamin Stoddert James McHenry Revenue Cutters, Eagle and Diligence required cutlasses, pistols, flints, and powder before they could set sail. Due to current state of calamity in Philadelphia, Stoddert requested and order be sent to Mr. Hodgdon or Mr. Harris for the articles required.
May 30, 1798 Letter from the War Office to Mssrs. Nicklin and Griffith requesting arms for Marines of Ship of War Delaware [not available] [not available] Request to Messrs. Nicklin and Griffith to provide US Marines on Ship of War Delaware with pistols, stand of arms with bayonets, and cutlasses in preparation for war with France.
May 8, 1798 List of Military Stores for the War Ship Ganges James McHenry John Harris Orders for Harris to deliver military stores to Captain Richard Dale of the ship of war Ganges.
June 17, 1797 Articles Wanting Repairs James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to the Purveyor of the Naval Service, Tench Francis, the following articles needing repairs: blunderbusses, blades or spears for boarding pikes, and cutlasses.
May 16, 1798 List of military stores wanting for the Frigate United States [not available] [not available] Contains a list of military stores wanting for the frigate USS United States, part on hand, part fabricating, and remainder to be procured. Includes ammunition, cutlasses, boarding pikes.
November 15, 1797 Articles for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver the following articles to Samuel Hodgdon for the use of the frigate "United States": shot for twelve pounders, pairs of pistols, boarding pikes, cutlasses, boarding axes with handles, blunderbusses, pistol balls, and musket balls.
June 17, 1797 Delivery of Items Wanting Repair to Tench Francis James McHenry John Harris McHenry asks Harris to deliver to the Purveyor for the Naval Service, Tench Francis, articles to be repaired and returned to the store when repairs are completed.
June 21, 1798 Request for Issue of Weapons & Ammunition for Treasury Department James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of muskets, pistols, cutlasses, ammunition, and spare cartridge material for the Treasury Department.
November 15, 1797 Articles for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to deliver the following articles to the frigate "Constellation" lying at anchor on the Patapsco: pistols, boarding pikes, cutlasses, boarding axes with handles, blunderbusses, shot for twelve pounders, pistol balls, and musket balls. Captain Truxton proposes to sail for another part of the Chesapeake on December 7th.
March 31, 1800 Difficulty of Procuring Silver for Large Notes, Etc. Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon $1000 in post notes on account of the Armory has been received which closes the amount of the estimate of expenditures for February. The mode of remitting a proportion of large and small bills is accomodating to Williams because of the difficulty of procuring silver for notes larger than one hundred dollars. The cutlasses are suitable for ships of war but they are destitute of scabbards.
June 20, 1798 Arming the Collector's Barge at Wilmington A. McLane James McHenry This is a list of articles needed for arming the Collector's barge at Wilmington, Delaware.
May 10, 1798 Muskets, Pistols, & Boarding Pikes for the "General Greene" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver muskets, pistols, cutlasses and boarding pikes to Captain George Price of the Revenue Cutter "General Greene."
November 15, 1797 Sundry Articles for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver sundry articles to Samuel Hodgdon for the use of the frigate "Constellation."
February 14, 1798 Procuring, Manufacturing, and Repairing Certain Articles James McHenry Tench Francis McHenry provides a list of articles and wants to know which of them have been procured, where they are deposited, and when the remains may be expected? Also what part of those articles ordered to be manufacutured or repaired have been completed and where are they deposted?
September 13, 1798 Requests Articles for Cutters to Go to Sea Benjamin Stoddert James McHenry Mr. Humphreys reports that 2 cutters are not ready to go to sea for want of supplies. Requests order for needed articles.
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.
March 30, 1798 Ordnance for the Use of the Revenue Cutter James McHenry [not available] Harris is asked to deliver the undermentioned articles to the order of Sharp Delaney for the use of the Revenue Cutter. Articles of the same kind and value are to be returned by Delaney immediately.
November 29, 1796 Estimate of Ordnance and Supplies Samuel Hodgdon Fox Hodgdon sends Fox a revised estimate of ordnance and related stores for ships.
December 11, 1797 Request for Information Regarding Frigate Armament Josiah Fox Tench Francis Letter, asks for information regarding the arming of frigates.
March 26, 1798 Estimate of Military Stores for a 22 Gun Ship of War Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of military stores for a ship of war carrying 22 guns, based on the usual allowance.
June 12, 1797 Statement of military stores requisite for the three frigates [not available] Samuel Hodgdon A statement of Military Stores for the three frigates.
May 8, 1798 Military Stores for the Ship of War "Ganges" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Captain Richard Dale of the ship of war "Ganges" the listed military stores which are to be charged to that ship.
1798 Estimate of Military Stores for 16-gun Warship [not available] [not available] Estimate of military stores for a warship carrying sixteen 6 pound cannon.
July 21, 1798 Delivery of Sundries and Articles to the Secretary of Navy James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to the order of the Secretary of Navy.