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January 4, 1794 Estimates of expenses of building and equipping frigates Henry Knox Thomas Fitzsimmons Encloses estimates of expenses of building and equipping frigates. First one was made in Philadelphia and is described as most perfect. Second is estimate made in Boston; fairly accurate, but not comprehending all the equipment. Third is tolerably accurate.
August 2, 1793 Arming & Equipping Belligerent Vessels Unknown Author Heads of the Departments A list of regulations for the regional arming and equipping of belligerent vessels for military service.
January 4, 1794 Estimates of the expenses of building and equipping frigates Henry Knox Thomas Fitzsimmons Letter, discusses three estimates of the expenses of building and equipping frigates.
July 7, 1794 Funds for Mounting and Equipping the Artillery at Norfolk Joseph Howell Daniel Bedinger The Treasurer has remitted to Edward Carrington $1500 to be transmitted to Bedinger to meet the expense of mounting and equipping the Artillery at Norfolk.
July 7, 1794 Funds for Mounting and Equipping the Artillery at Norfolk Joseph Howell Edward Carrington The Treasurer will remit to Carrington, Supervisor at Richmond, $1,500 to be transmitted to Daniel Bedinger, Agent for the fortifications at Norfolk, for the expense of mounting and equipping the artillery.
January 3, 1794 Estimate for building and equipping a ship of war from Thomas Fitzsimmons Thomas Fitzsimmons Henry Knox Fitzsimmons agrees to provide estimates for building and equipping a ship of war. He promises to send the estimate next morning.
November 29, 1796 [Estimate by Naval Constructor of cost of building and equipping frigate of 36 guns, and navigating same to Algiers] Joshua Humphreys [not available] Cost of building and equipping a frigate of 36 guns, lists supplies and men to be employed during construction.
July 2, 1799 Small Body of Cavalry is Indispensable Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton affirms his commitment to raising and equipping one cavalry troop as the best means of experimenting with various types of cavalry tactics.
September 3, 1797 Discussion of Equipping of Frigate Constitution Josiah Fox Captain Samuel Nicholson Letter, asks for information regarding the finishing and equipping of the frigate Constitution; mentions disease.
September 6, 1796 Regarding the Equipping of the Kentucky Volunteers, & Recent Bills Drawn John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Refers to an order from General Wayne to see to the equipping of the Kentucky volunteers; comments on expenditures & recent bills drawn. An accounting of expenditures is appended.
February 16, 1798 Regarding Articles for Naval Service & Equipping of Frigate James McHenry Tench Francis Letter, asks for information regarding sundry articles for the Naval service; alludes to equipping Frigate.
June 5, 1799 Arming, Clothing, and Equipping Your Regiment, Etc. Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice Hamilton informs Rice that the articles needed to arm, equip, and clothe his regiment will soon be delivered and that there are no objections to the proposed exchange of officers.
July 29, 1793 Incessant Harassment of the Executive George Washington Heads of the Departments Washington asks the heads of the department to reconsider the expediency of directing the Custom House officers to be attentive to arming and equipping vessels other than for offensive and defensive purposes. Unless this is done, the excecutive will be incessantly harassed with complaints.
March 1796 Discussion of Equipment & Rigging of "Algerian Frigate" Josiah Fox Timothy Pickering Letter, discusses equipping & rigging the "Algerian Frigate" for sea.
July 29, 1793 Arming, & Equipping of Vessels by Belligerents in American Ports Thomas Jefferson [not available] Jefferson, Randolph, and Hamilton each describe their versions of proposed rules concerning the arming and equipping of vessels by belligerents in American ports.
November 5, 1796 Duties of A Superintendent of Construction For A Frigate Captain Thomas Thompson James McHenry Letter, describes superintendent's duties in the construction of Frigate.
June 15, 1792 Orders to Sail to New Brunswick Henry Knox Captain Jedediah Rogers Letter, directs Rodgers to move recruits to rendezvous at New Brunswick New Jersey. Travel by boat from Albany, then march.
November 15, 1791 Estimate of Building and Equipping Ship of Forty Guns Rated at 1300 Tons Pierce Butler Henry Knox Butler prepared an estimate for building a forty gun ship rated at 1300 tons. Included is an estimate of expenses in maintaining a crew of 350 for one year. Costs are based on present circumstances and not based on construction costs during Revolutionary War Ship will have two decks for batteries. Guns assumed to be 24 pounders, though 18 pounders would do. Suggests 4 eight inch howitzers. Will...
April 19, 1799 Secretary at War discusses status of stores with Major Craig James McHenry Isaac Craig The Secretary at War asks that future requistions made on behalf of equipping the gallies contain more detailed information to assist in accurate procurement.
June 28, 1793 Equipping Butler's Men John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to have transported to Carlisle, addressed to Major Butler, thirty complete suits of rifle clothing for two sergeants and 28 privates. Also needed are thirty stands of arms and accoutrements.
August 1793 Arming Vessels Henry Knox George Clinton Regulations concerning arming and equipping ships by belligerent powers in ports of the United States.
August 10, 1791 Equipping Ensign Tilton's Men Henry Knox John Bray Knox orders Bray to provide Ensign Tilton and his twenty eight men with a wagon to convey their baggage as well as provisions and necessary equipment.
March 28, 1798 Estimate of Ship Building Costs James McHenry Senator William Bingham Price list for building, rigging, and equipping several ships addressed along with discrepancies in the pay of labor.
March 27, 1798 Estimation from War Office on certain ships of war James McHenry Senator William Bingham Cost estimate for the building, rigging, manning, and equipping of 22, 20, and 16 gun ships.
May 16, 1793 Equipping Heth's Recruits John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to send to Richmond in Virginia, thirty suits of infantry clothing, thirty knapsacks, and six common tents for Captain John Heth's recruits. Heth's recruits are ordered to march.