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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 26, 1797 Requests Delivery of 20 Yards of Flannel for Cartridges to Prove Powder James McHenry John Harris McHenry asks Harris to deliver to Hodgdon twenty yards of flannel to be used in proving powered expected from Wheelin and Miller.
June 21, 1797 Delivery of Flannel and Thread James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver flannel and thread for making cannon cartridges.
July 18, 1798 Invoice of sundry merchandise. John Harris [not available] Stores, describes Six Nations annuity goods.
March 7, 1798 Flannel for Cartridges for the Frigates James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to the Purveyor, Tench Francis, as much flannel as he thinks may be needed for making cartridges for the frigates,.
July 26, 1797 Flannel for Proving Wheelin & Miller's Powder James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is an order for the flannel to be used in proving Wheelin and Miller's powder. The cartridges should be made and if any expense attends, pay the same and charge it to the public account.
March 7, 1798 Flannel to be Made Into Cartridges James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Tench Francis, the Purveyor, flannel deemed proper to be made into cartridges for the frigates.
June 23, 1794 Equipage for Capt. Sedam John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to forward to Capt. [Cornelius] Sedam, at Governors Island, a list of specified articles.
June 5, 1797 Cotton and Flannel for the Algerian Frigate James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Tench Francis 900 square yards of Kendal cotton, half thicks, and flannel, for the Algerian frigate.
February 4, 1792 Care of Powder Henry Knox Isaac Craig Notification of powder delivery, advised extreme care of delivery. Advised putting powder in flannel or canvas bags.
October 21, 1799 Pattern for an Eight Inch Howitzer Cartridge. Captain Elliot Unknown Recipient The pattern is shown for an eight-inch howitzer cartridge. The length of the cartridge should be cut the way the flannel stretches least. Elliot recommends that a paper pattern should be cut from the flannel version since repeated cuttings will result in a smaller pattern as was the case with the six-pound one given before. .
August 6, 1797 Estimated Cost for Making Various Stores Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry A ledger-like estimate for making stores, primarily ordnance.
1798 Articles Wanted for the Frigate "Constellation" Unknown Author [not available] A list of materials needed for the Frigate "Constellation."
June 13, 1792 Fourth of July Celebration John Stagg William Knox Knox is directed to furnish Col. Thomas Proctor for the celebration of the Fourth of July: 47 flannel cartridges for cannon, 188 pounds of powder, six portfires, and a portion of tubes.
September 30, 1795 Return for the month of September 1795; receipt of Silas Engle. [not available] [not available] Received at Baltimore 30 September 1795 from Isaac Garretson clerk of Naval yard for use of frigates: iron work; flannel; oak knees; nails; plank.
July 26, 1800 Invoice of annuity goods for Six Nations John Harris [not available] John Harris endorses an invoice of goods for the Six Nations annuity which were delivered to the representative of the Quarter Master General's office, John Wilkins.
June 7, 1797 Regarding draught of stern of Algerine frigate at Portsmouth New Hampshire [not available] Captain Thomas Thompson Captain Thomas Thompson sent draught of stern for Algerine frigate for the carver. When flannel arrives, fix the copper, which must be done at the stocks before ship is launched.
August 8, 1799 Invoice of goods for Six Nations annuity John Harris [not available] John Harris, Keeper of Miltary Stores, endorses this invoice for merchandise delivered for the Six Nations annuity to John Wilkins of the Quarter Master General's office. Upon orders of the Secretary at War, the goods are forwarded to Captain Israel Chapin in Canadaigua.
March 12, 1790 Musket Cartridges William Price Henry Knox Informs the Secretary at War that everything agreeable to his instructions are now ready. There is an insufficient amount of musket cartridge paper and other items.
February 21, 1792 Estimate of money due in the Quartermaster's Department Quartermaster General's Department [not available] Estimate of Monies due in the Quarter Masters Department.
January 6, 1784 Accounting for Equipment Samuel Hodgdon Major Nichols Discusses accounting for flannel cartidges and tubes.
June 21, 1797 Delivery of Cannon Powder for Celebration of U.S. Independence Day James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver cannon cartridges for 4th of July celebration.
March 9, 1793 Estimate of Money wanted for supplies for Georgia Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of money wanting for furnishing the listed military supplies ordered to the state of Georgia.
August 20, 1798 Receipt of John Brown. John Brown Capt. Smith Browne acknowledges receipt of two sticks of port-fire and fifteen four-pound flannel cartridges to prime cannon at the Eagle Furnace agreeable to an order of the War Office.
June 22, 1800 Articles Sent to the Navy Stores Unknown Author [not available] Invoice of articles sent down to the Navy Stores.
April 17, 1786 Salute for Indian Chiefs James Pearson Samuel Hodgdon Request for ammunition to be used to salute Indian Chiefs