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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 12, 1797 Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon McHenry provides a list of the military stores required for the three frigates and directs Hodgdon to determine what can be drawn from the stores of the United States and the locations where they are deposited.
June 12, 1797 List of Stores Needed for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is a list of the military stores required for three frigates. McHenry wants to know which part may be drawn from the military stores of the United States and where they are deposited.
June 12, 1797 Stores Wanted for Three Frigates. James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Military Stores wanted in the Requisitions of the Three Frigates.
December 9, 1797 Request for Delivery of Shot or Grapeshot James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs issue of shot or grape shot.
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.
June 1, 1798 Articles to Captain Decatur for the Ship of War "Delaware" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to the order of Captain Decatur of the ship of war "Delaware."
April 1798 List of Military Stores for the Frigate Constitution War Department [not available] List of Military Stores intended for the frigate Constitution.
December 11, 1797 Request for Information Regarding Frigate Armament Josiah Fox Tench Francis Letter, asks for information regarding the arming of frigates.
January 23, 1800 Rules on Double Rations John Steele William Simmons Enclosed letter addressed Secretary of War's opinion on uniform rules in allowing double rations and what to do when the request for double rations is questionable.
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?
December 16, 1797 Delivery of Shot for Ship Bound for East Indies James McHenry [not available] Grape shot and nine pound shot to be delivered, storekeeper to be paid.
January 23, 1800 Double Rations John Steele Caleb Swan Steele encloses a copy of a letter to the Secretary of War regarding the Treasury Department's opinion on issue of double rations.
June 29, 1792 Prove Shot Henry Knox Isaac Craig Expressed disappointment in poor shot, advised proving shot before order is cast. Request receipts from order.
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon A list of articles to be transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
March 1, 1800 Dispensing Double Rations Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Issue of double rations for officers with multiple posts under their authority addressed by the Paymaster in the enclosed letter. Hamilton believed that those commanding multiple posts should received additional supplies.
November 25, 1794 Unloading of Powder & Shot at the Wharf Levi Hollingsworth Samuel Hodgdon Hollingsworth declares that he is ready to receive the powder and shot at the public wharf during high tide at one o'clock. However, Mr. Edwards is at the wharf with shot and 45 pieces of kentledge so the boatmen are concerned about the difficulty of unloading at the wharf. The shot and kentledge should be stored elsewhere to make room for the shipment of powder and shot.
February 28, 1798 Request for Issue & Sale of Shot and Grapeshot; Check Slip for Same James McHenry John Harris Directs issue & sale of shot and grapeshot, and check payment slip.
May 20, 1800 Rules Regarding Double Rations William Simmons Caleb Swan After examination of accounts submitted by Swan, Simmons noted that double rations are only allowed to officers commanding separate posts. In the case of Brig. Gen. Wilkerson, when he ceased to be commander in chief, he lost the privilege of double rations therefore a deduction from the accounts submitted was made. Secretary of War was written for a decision on the subject and his private...
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...
December 23, 1797 Request for Double Rations with Supporting Documentation David Hale William Simmons Hale supported his request for double rations, included certificate requested by Simmons. Discussed wording of Act pertaining to allocations of rations. Cited Lieut. Marschalk and Capt. Miller as receiving double rations.
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry [not available] List of thirty articles to be transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
June 1, 1792 Prove Shot Henry Knox Isaac Craig Orders to prove shot to be delivered by Turnbull and Marnie. Clothing to be forwarded after recruits are clothed.
July 14, 1798 Prices for shot and shells John Godfrey Samuel Hodgdon Discusses prices for shot and shells.
August 21, 1800 Double Rations for Officers Solution William Simmons Thomas Butler Simmons related decision on double rations given to officers by the Secretary of War.
September 28, 1799 Seeks Information about Double Posts in South Carolina James McHenry William Simmons Expresses concern about officers drawing double rations in Charleston, SC. Seeks list of officers. Refers to transition of posts, but requests information on which posts are double posts.