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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 7, 1797 Hand Grenades for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver two hundred hand grenades to Tench Francis for the use of the Frigate "Constellation."
October 7, 1794 Construction of Fuses Joseph Leacock Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Leacock warns that great mischief is frequently done for lack of knowledge in the construction of fuses for bombshells, hand grenades, and other ordnance. It would be useful for Hodgdon to meet with the man who provided this information.
July 7, 1797 Request for hand grenades for frigate Constellation [not available] John Harris Request to deliver 200 handgrenades to Tench Francis for USS Constellation.
July 1, 1797 Military Stores for the Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Harris is directed to deliver the following to the frigates as shown: To the frigate "United States" at Philadelphia: shot for 24 pounders. To the frigate "Constellation" at Baltimore: hand grenades, sheet lead, and shot for 24 pounders. To the frigate "Constitution" at Boston: muskets with bayonets and cartouche boxes, hand grenades, sheet lead, tin lanterns, shot for 24 pounders.
July 1, 1797 Request for transport of military stores to frigates at Baltimore, Boston and Philadelphia [not available] Samuel Hodgdon Request for Military stores for the Naval Service to be sent to Baltimore for the USS Constellation, Boston, for the USS Constitution, and Philadelphia, USS United States. Items include hand grenades; shot lead; 24 pounder shot; sheet lead; lanthorns; [lanterns];
July 10, 1797 Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to Samuel Hodgdon for transportation to Boston for the frigate "Constitution" the following: sheet lead, brass mounted muskets and bayonets with accoutrements, hand grenades, and 24 pound shot.
July 10, 1797 Arms & Ammunition for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to Mr. Hodgdon for tranportation to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
July 10, 1797 Arms and Ammunition for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to Mr. Hodgdon for transportation to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
July 1, 1797 Military Stores for the Naval Services James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to have the undermentioned military stores destined for the naval services transported to the designated places.
1797 Estimate of Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of stores for frigates on hand which need to be repaired or replenished, as well as what needs to be procured.
July 1, 1797 List of Locations for Goods from Military Stores James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Supplies for the Frigates United States, Constellation and Constitution. Lists items for each ship.
June 12, 1797 Statement of military stores requisite for the three frigates [not available] Samuel Hodgdon A statement of Military Stores for the three frigates.
December 18, 1797 Hand still owes $3.57 William Simmons General Edward Hand Simmons notifies Hand that he has received most of the vouchers needed to settle his account but there is still $3.57 that has not been documented.
June 8, 1797 Estimate of the Cost of Articles for the Frigate Constellation [not available] [not available] An estimate of the cost of goods for the Frigate Constellation, primarily arms and ammunition.
April 1798 List of Military Stores for the Frigate Constitution War Department [not available] List of Military Stores intended for the frigate Constitution.
February 21, 1797 Settlement of Hand's account William Simmons General Edward Hand Simmons informs Hand that documentation is needed in order to settle his account with the War Department. (large portions illegible)
June 12, 1797 Stores Wanted for Three Frigates. James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Military Stores wanted in the Requisitions of the Three Frigates.
September 1, 1799 Scarcely Any Clothing On Hand Michael Kalteisen Samuel Hodgdon In addition to enclosing his returns for July and August, Kalteisen warns that he has scarcely any clothing on hand. The overalls which appear to be on hand were sent to Captain Heyer and have not been returned so he is without these articles.
June 12, 1797 Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon McHenry provides a list of the military stores required for the three frigates and directs Hodgdon to determine what can be drawn from the stores of the United States and the locations where they are deposited.
July 11, 1784 Cited letter or document, John Pierce to General Edward Hand John Pierce General Edward Hand Cited in Hand to Pierce 07/19/1784. Appears to have related the circumstances of an anauthorized seizure of pay funds by the officers at the garrison of West Point who were being discharged.
July 25, 1797 Edward Hand is promoted to Major General. James McHenry General Edward Hand McHenry informs Hand that he has been appointed Major General by President Adams with the advice and consent of the Senate.
June 12, 1797 List of Stores Needed for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is a list of the military stores required for three frigates. McHenry wants to know which part may be drawn from the military stores of the United States and where they are deposited.
December 18, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Edward Hand William Simmons General Edward Hand William Simmons informs Edward Hand that his accounts have been closed.
July 20, 1796 Regarding Ship Timber for Frigates, Especially New York Frigate Joshua Humphreys Josiah Fox Letter, advises ship timber be kept at hand; discusses timber for New York frigate.
June 2, 1797 Statement of Muskets On Hand Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Statement of muskets on hand as of April 1, 1797, per the books of the Intendant of Stores.