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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 10, 1799 Request for Issue of a Seine for the Garrison of Fort Mifflin James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of seine [perhaps a fishing net] for use of Fort Mifflin garrison.
June 16, 1800 Powder for use of garrison Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Request to send powder to a Captain commanding a garrison.
March 22, 1798 Garrison Flags Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Letter, asks for materials for Garrison flags.
May 21, 1797 Weakening the Garrison John Francis Hamtramck James Wilkinson Colonel Hamtramck is concerned that his garrison has been seriously weakened by the departure of the 7th Regiment and the Artillery. He is certain that the French and the Spaniards have emissaries among the Indians whose intention is to provoke the Indians against the United States.
November 30, 1792 Report from Pittsburgh Regarding Garrison at Fort Fayette Isaac Craig Henry Knox Reports that a small garrison, artillery and infantry descended the Oteo River to Legionville. Cavalry crossed the Allegheny Mountains.
September 20, 1798 Military Stores for Garrison Daniel Jackson James McHenry Daniel Jackson informs McHenry that the convicts are being removed from the fortress at Castle Island in preparation for the arrival of US troops. He asks whether he can use the whole of the military stores and ordnance for the defense of the garrison or only a part thereof.
October 25, 1797 Purchase of Wood for Winter Nathan Jones George Fleming Orders to contract a fair price for wood to be delivered to garrison at West Point.
March 20, 1794 New Locations for Garrison Henry Knox George Mathews Orders and locations for garrisons to set up new posts which will serve as first alarm of attacks by Indians for frontier settlements in Georgia.
October 22, 1798 Garrison at Fort Pinckney, South Carolina Jacob Read James McHenry Among other matters, Read talks about his approach to establishing a garrison at Fort Pinckney.
February 25, 1797 Pay of a garrison John Kilty William Simmons Discusses the disbursement of money designated for the Whetstone Point garrison under the command of Captain Morris
November 6, 1800 Issue of Stationery for Garrison at Fort Mifflin Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs issue of stationery for garrison at Fort Mifflin.
May 27, 1800 Request for Issue of a Flag for Fort Mifflin Garrison James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of one flag for use by garrison at Fort Mifflin.
August 15, 1798 True State of the Garrison Samuel Hodgdon John Jacob Rivardi Because of inaccuracies in the return of the former Quartermaster, Hodgdon requests clarification relative to the true state of the public stores of the garrison at Niagara
September 16, 1784 Subsistence of the Garrison at West Point John Pierce John Doughty John Pierce sends to Major John Doughty a response to the Major's previous inquiry pertaining the subsistence of the garrison at West Point. In answer to letter, will not forget the subsistence of garrison.
May 22, 1798 Request for Issue of Medicine to Fort Mifflin Garrison James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medicine to Maj. Tousard's garrison at Fort Mifflin. Tousard acknowledges forwarding of the same.
March 9, 1798 Request for Issue of Powder, etc. to Mud Island Garrison. James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of supplies, including cannon powder, for Mud Island garrison.
July 15, 1797 Garrison flags at Newport fortifications James McHenry John Harris Directs two garrison flags to be sent to Captain Elliott, who is preparing to embark for Newport, Rhode Island in order to take command of the fortifications there.
August 12, 1794 Reinforcing the garrison at Pittsburgh George Washington Alexander Hamilton President Washington believes that it is necessary to vest discretionary orders with Major Thomas Butler to reinforce the garrison at Pittsburgh with as many men from Fort Franklin as can be drawn from it without hazarding that post too much.
August 25, 1797 Reports Condition of Troops at Garrison and Factory Edward Price James McHenry Reports considerable sum of money in possession of troops at garrison and the need to supply the factory with groceries. Responds with an order of money for supplies.
April 4, 1794 Account of Stephen Garrison Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Stephen Garrison, late private in the 4th North Carolina Regiment
September 5, 1799 Different Wants of This Garrison John Jacob Rivardi Alexander Hamilton "...I hope Captain Thompson will by the time this letter comes to hand, have the honor of seeing you and, as I requested him, to lay the differnt wants of this garrison &a before you."
May 11, 1798 Oakum Required for the Walnut Hill Garrison Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon informs McHenry that the Commander in Chief [Adams] requires oakum to be shipped to the Walnut Hill garrison immediately and can be procured no nearer than Philadelphia.
April 6, 1796 Payrolls for West Point Garrison William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Discusses the pay of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at West Point, the garrison's payroll and muster rolls, and plans for the pay of the garrison in Freeman's absence.
February 2, 1798 Muster and Pay Roll of Garrison Enclosed Joseph Elliot William Simmons Muster and Pay Roll of garrison at Fort Wolcott enclosed. By next post Elliot to send receipt rolls.
August 13, 1786 Report on Latest Desertions, Promise to Advertise for Deserters, & West Point Garrison's Need for Shoes & Clothing William Price Henry Knox Reports on two recent desertions, guessing at their destination and promising to advertise for them in New York and New Jersey. Requests that shoes and other clothing be sent for the West Point garrison.