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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 2, 1791 Return of Brass Ordnance and Implements George Fleming Henry Knox Captain Fleming's return of Brass Ordnance and implements, sent to the Honorable the Secretary of War by his order.
March 22, 1798 Request for Issue of Materials for Cannon Test James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of portfire fuse and cartridge paper, to be used in the proving of a cannon.
July 9, 1798 Order for Two Sets of Signal Colors and Pendants Timothy Pickering John Harris Pickering, on behalf of the Secretary of War, requests two complete sets of signal colors and pendants be delivered to Samuel Hodgdon.
June 6, 1799 Requests Bell Tents to Store Army Music and Arms Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Requests the purchase of bell tents to store arms and music. 172 should be enough to provide for the entire army. Requires proper dimensions.
March 27, 1799 Circular to the Commandants of Regiments Alexander Hamilton Commandants of Regiments Hamilton distributes thirteen sets of Rules and Regulations for the Recruiting Service which should be immediately distributed so that the officers may begin the business of recruiting as soon as the order is given.
April 16, 1800 A New and Improved Tourniquet Walter Buchanan Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is a tourniquet which answers the purpose of preventing the flow of blood until the patient is under the care of a surgeon. It can also be used after the operation as it sets light and easy on the limb.
August 2, 1797 Blunderbusses for the Frigates James McHenry John Harris Harris is to deliver to Mr. Francis five stocks, seven corks, and six sets of mounting to complete the blunderbusses for the frigates.
August 2, 1797 Articles to Complete the Blunderbusses for the Frigates James McHenry John Harris To complete the blunderbusses for the frigates, Harris is directed to deliver to Tench Francis the following: five stocks, seven [?], six sets of mounting.
July 9, 1798 Signal Colors and Pendants to Boston James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver two complete sets of signal colors and pendants to Samuel Hodgdon for transportation to Boston.
February 24, 1800 Helping Mother with Her Rent Peter Wilson Samuel Hodgdon Wilson asks Hodgdon for an advance of $58 to be deducted from his quarters salary. He needs the money because of the unfortunate loss sustained by his mother upon her return from Norfolk. This has put her backward in her rent and Wilson wants to help her out as she sets out to live with his brother Smith in Charleston.
June 16, 1797 Articles Wanted for Frigates James McHenry John Harris McHenry asks Harris to furnish the Purveyor with the listed articles.
October 2, 1798 Certificate from Capt. Heth James McHenry William Simmons McHenry has received a letter from Capt. John Heth in Natchez which sets forth sundry items of clothing due Allen Townsend, late a soldier in Heth's company. McHenry wants Simmons to report to him the money he should receive, based on current contract prices for the items in question.
November 15, 1796 Transforming Infantry Clothing into Artillery Clothing, Etc. John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Articles of infantry clothing can be appropriated to make up the deficiency in artillery clothing in Colonel Rochefontaine's return if the buttons are changed. They are in the hands of the Contractor and should be ready soon. The other articles required are in the stores including: drums, wooden shells, brass shells, sets of heads, receipt books, and stationery.
June 16, 1797 List of Articles for the Purveyor James McHenry John Harris McHenry requests that the Purveyor be furnished with a list of articles.
April 1, 1800 Clothes to be Forwarded to the 2d and 3d Infantry [not available] John Harris Request to deliver to John Wilkins complete sets of clothing for the Second and Third Regiments of infantry to be transported to Bennington to the address of James Richmond.
December 13, 1797 Articles to be Manufactured into Muskets for the Marines James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to furnish the Purveyor Tench Francis with the following articles needed to manufacture 180 muskets for the Marines: musket barrels, musket stocks, sets of mounting, musket locks, musket bayonets, and musket ramrods. The muskets are to be manufactured according to the specifications of Lieutenant McRea of the Marines and returned to the store when completed.
June 3, 1784 Stores on hand Timothy Pickering Joseph Carleton Discusses returns of stores on hand in the quartermaster's department. Indicates that some of the army's frontier posts are unoccupied.
October 23, 1799 Return of clothing wanted for infantry Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses a return of clothing wanted for a regiment of infantry, according to General Hamilton's request. Asks that the articles be forwarded before the winter sets in. States that he can handle the coats, vests, and blankets.
January 16, 1792 Supplies for Sedam John Stagg William Knox Knox is asked to deliver to Lieutenant Sedam two sets of the following for recruits: woolen overalls, a pair of shoes, a pair of socks, a shirt, and a blanket.
June 8, 1786 Mistake in printing of registers John Pierce John Cochran Informs of mistake in printing of registers.
August 1, 1791 Agreement of William Dunning with Samuel Hodgdon to make horseshoes. William Dunning [not available] William Dunning agrees to make for Samuel Hodgdon, Quartermaster General, one hundred sets of horseshoes at rate of 2 shilling and 6 pence per set.
December 13, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Components James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket parts for manufacture.
September 2, 1800 Request to deliver to John Wilkins Junior complete suits of infantry clothing for the recruiting service to be addressed to General James Wilkinson Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of 200 sets of uniforms for the recruiting service.
December 18, 1792 Estimate of monies wanted in the Military Stores Department Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book.Estimate for monies wanted in the Department of Military Stores at Philadelphia.
October 13, 1796 Annual Tributes to the Southern Indians John Harris Samuel Hodgdon The amount of goods for the tributes to the Cherokee, Chickasaw, and Creek Indians will be sent Monday next for transportation. Harris has received a number of articles marked "For Colonel Hawkins and Silas Dunsmore" There is a requisition of articles for Colonel Hawkins that is not yet complete. Among articles not received are blacksmith's tools and camp kettles.