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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 26, 1798 Delivery of Tools James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver tools to Knoxville.
July 26, 1798 Delivery of Files, Tools, etc. James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver tools to Pittsburgh.
June 3, 1799 Request by John Nicholson for Anvil, Vise, and Flat Files Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry John Nicholson requests an anvil, vise, and flat files for work. The vise is in the public store and the anvil and flat files must be purchased.
November 7, 1791 Building a Flat, Etc. John Armstrong Samuel Hodgdon It seems proper to employ some person to build a flat which will be much needed since the river will not be fordable for the remainder of the season. Should Hodgdon think it proper to send two sawyers with tools and one or two mechanics, Armstrong will superintend the building of one. The grindstone at Fort Washington is not very large and will in one month be worn out so a new one should be sent...
July 8, 1800 Purchase of hand tools, iron and artillery hats Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase of hand tools, iron, and Artillery hats.
June 24, 1800 Purchase and deposit of supplies for armory at Harper's Ferry, Virginia Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase and deposit of supplies for armory at Harper's Ferry, Virginia [West Virginia].
September 22, 1797 Notification of Shipment Isaac Craig James McHenry Enclosed copy of Quartermaster, Ordnance, and Hospital stores shipped on flat bottomed boat bound for Fort Massac with instructions to proceed to Natchez.
August 20, 1798 [Inventory of Tools wanted for the Armoury to be established at Harpers Ferry on the Potomac in Virginia] Joseph Perkin [not available] Lists items required to stock Harper's Ferry armory.
May 31, 1799 Payment of Accounts and Indian Annuities Isaac Craig James McHenry Notification that the Quartermaster has no control or superintendence over Hospital or Ordnance Departments therefore he will not admit charges from these departments to the Quartermaster's Department. Account of armourer suspended until Craig attends to it. Flat bottomed boat will all Chickasaw annuities sent forward. Doctors transported on same boat. Lyman and Turner's companies have been...
June 8, 1798 Impending Departure of the Commander in Chief, Etc. Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig reports the embarkation and impending departure of the Commander in Chief to Samuel Hodgdon. Craig also requests gimblets, files, and augers from Hodgdon.
December 24, 1791 Letter from Captain Armstrong to Samuel Hodgdon on state of supply John Armstrong Samuel Hodgdon From Fort Hamilton, Armstrong reports to Hodgdon at Fort Washington that he received letter from General directing him to forward to Fort Jefferson certain articles of clothing which were taken forward by Mr Masralick, who was given two horses and a supply of Indian corn. Mr Kitchel says he does not intend to let Hodgdon have anymore. Armstrong says his building is complete; found a strong horse...
May 12, 1794 Queries from Henry Knox to John Wharton regarding Joshua Humphreys' and Josiah Fox' estimates and proposals on frigate design Henry Knox John Wharton Asks opinion of Joshua Humphrey's and Josiah Fox's models from ship builder and designer John Wharton. He asks whether long ships require their extreme breadth as far forward as smaller ships. Where is the dead flat to be placed? He asks to contrast Humphreys' model with those of Josiah Fox, another prominent ship designer who worked for Humphreys. Knox asks whose method is best Fox or Humphreys....
June 9, 1799 Without You I Would be a Plow Man Thomas Jones Samuel Hodgdon Jones expresses his gratitude that Hodgdon has taken him under his protection and given him valuable instruction without which he would be a plowman. Jones's wife ["my rib"] extends her respects to Hodgdon and his wife ["your other half"]. He laments that he is now flat on his back with the rheumatism.
April 11, 1793 Estimate of Money wanted for Quartermaster's Department for 1793 Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of money wanted in the Quarter Masters Department to purchase the listed supplies for the year 1793. Indicates estimated amounts of each item required for the year.
July 24, 1795 Instructions to pay Mrs. Roberts William Simmons Nicholas Fish Directs Nicholas Fish to pay the monies due to Major Roberts and Mrs. Roberts in New York.
May 27, 1793 Orders from Governor Blount and Captain White to Captain Beard James White John Beard These are Gov. Blount's and Captain White's orders to Captain Beard and his company regarding the pursuit of Indians who have committed murders and depredations on the frontier.
May 2, 1796 Return of Articles at Springfield Armory for April 1796 David Ames James McHenry "Return of articles received, expended, and on hand at Springfield Armory for the month of April 96."
April 1, 1796 Return of Articles at Springfield Armory for March 1796 David Ames James McHenry Return of articles received, expended, and on hand at Springfield Armory for the month of March 1796.
September 26, 1794 Complaints from Spanish ambassador Stephen Sullivan Henry Knox Linquist Stephen Sullivan asks Knox if an Indian agent, for whom he is writing, will be allowed to formally respond to the complaints lodged against him by the Minister of Spain.
June 3, 1799 Request for Issue of Anvil & Vise to Arms Inspector James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of an anvil and bench vise for use by John Nicholson, Arms Inspector.
October 14, 1800 Letter Signed, Samuel Hodgdon to Israel Whelen Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase and deposit of tools for Harper's Ferry.
May 9, 1794 Indian nations in Georgia Constant Freeman Henry Knox Letter from Constant Freemn, agent for the Department of War in Georgia, regarding various Indian nations in that reason.
April 2, 1800 Settlement of Accounts William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Settlement of accounts of Edmund Winchester, late contractor of Boston. Winchester paid as ordered by Captain Daniel Pates for repairing the barracks on Castle William Island. Details included.
June 16, 1796 Request that certain pieces of live oak be sent from New York to Philadelphia [not available] John Blagge Joshua Humphreys requires pieces of live oak to complete the frigate at Philadelphia. Will be considerable time before it arrives from Georgia, therefore, request goes to Blagge to send certain pieces of live oak on a vessel from New York to Philadelphia.
March 26, 1800 Armorer's Tools Necessary for a Regiment John Nicholson Samuel Hodgdon A list of armorer's tools essentially necessary for a Regiment.