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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 23, 1798 Arms, Powder, & Implements to Goat Island & Capt. Littlefield Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Elliot Hodgdon describes his plans for sending cannon to Goat Island and powder and implements to Capt. Littlefield.
July 7, 1788 Brass Three Pounders with Carriages and Implements William Price Henry Knox Price sends Knox, per his orders, two brass three pounders with carriages and implements complete, listed in the inclosed invoice. Price and Hall have not made any arrangments about about freight.
March 15, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon, Cannon Implements, & Artillerists' Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon & cannon implements, as well as gunners' accoutrements.
March 29, 1794 Circular letter regarding fortifications Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Circular letter to the persons employed to obtain labor, implements, and materials for the fortifications.
May 16, 1799 Request & Order for Issue of Cannon Implements for Artillery Company James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon implements for Capt. George Taylor's battery. Taylor's request, with listed items, is included.
December 12, 1798 Certification of payments; Valentine and Daniel Hoffman for sundry implements for cannon delivered to John Harris, military storekeeper William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $70.15 to Valentine and Daniel Hoffman for sundry implements for cannon delivered to John Harris, military storekeeper.
June 25, 1798 Request for Issue of Items for Cannon Proving and Transport James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder, cannonballs, artillery implements, and any other materials which may be asked for in proving and transporting the guns currently at Windmill Island.
July 16, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements to Wilmington James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon implements to Wilmington, North Carolina.
June 27, 1798 Request for Temporary Issue of a Six-Pounder Cannon & Implements to Philadelphia Militia James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Directs temporary issue of a six-pounder and implements to an artillery captain in the Philadelphia militia. McHenry's authorization to Hodgdon and Hodgdon's request to Harris are both included.
April 23, 1792 Policy Toward the Five Nations George Washington [not available] United States policy toward the Five Nations: This document authorizes money to be spent on clothing, domestic animals, implements of husbandry, and for encouraging useful artificers among the Indians of the Five Nations.
December 24, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements for Fort Mifflin James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon powder & implements for use by the garrison of Fort Mifflin.
August 23, 1798 Cannon, Implements, & Ball to Goat Island Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens Hodgdon discusses the means by which arms are to be sent to Goat Island, near Newport, Rhode Island.
April 25, 1798 Transporting Brass Cannon with Their Carriages & Implements Samuel Hodgdon Melancton Smith Hodgdon orders that the cannon that he acquired from Capt. Houdin at Albany be transported by water to Philadelphia.
April 28, 1800 Request for Ammunition & Cannon Implements for Proving Cannon at Foxall's Furnaces James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder, cartridges, and cannon implements to Maj. Lewis Tousard, for use in proving a cannon at Foxall's Furnace.
March 29, 1794 Instructions for Construction Agent at Portsmouth, New Hampshire Fortifications Henry Knox Joseph Whipple Contains instructions to an agent charged with procuring "labour, implements and materials" for fortifications at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, listing various regulations and the sum appropriated for the works.
June 26, 1798 Request for Issue of Powder & Cannon Implements for Fourth of July James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder and cannon implements for use by the Philadelphia militia in Fourth of July celebrations.
June 28, 1798 Request for Issue of Cannon, Arms & Accoutrements, & Ammunition to Fort Mifflin James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of four cannon & associated implements, arms & accoutrements, and respective ammunition, for use at Fort Mifflin.
November 16, 1792 Winter Quarters, Artificers, Log Town, and Cleaning of Shot Isaac Craig Henry Knox Mentions preparations for winter quarters at Log Town; furnished with necessary implements and material for building; party of artificers followed. Mr. Campbell had a man cleaning the shot that was sent to the fort.
January 31, 1800 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements & Ammunition for Proving a Cannon Barrel James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of various ammunition & cannon implements for testing a three-pounder cannon at Foxall's Furnace.
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.
May 10, 1799 Secretary at War forwards a message from the Turcarosa Chiefs to Chapin James McHenry Israel Chapin Jr For informational purposes, the Secretary at War forwards Sacarissa's message to Chapin. The letter from McHenry to Chapin is dated 5 May 1799 and Sacarissa's speech is dated 26 April 1799. Sacarissa's speech is a request for implements of husbandry; ie. farm tools.
April 16, 1798 Secretary at War directs the conduct of Indian affairs with Chapin James McHenry Israel Chapin Jr Letter, the Secretary discusses terms of Treaty at Canandaigua in 1794; directs distribution of Indian money.
November 19, 1800 Request for delivery to quarter master general Samuel Dexter Samuel Hodgdon This letter from the Secretary at War directs Samuel Hodgdon to ship items indicated in an enclosed return to the Quartermaster General. The enclosed return is entitled as follows: "Return of ammunition and military stores necessary to the security and effect of the marine posts comprehending the tools, implements and materials requisite to fix and prepare the same for service regulated to...
August 7, 1794 Supplies for West Point Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Guns and ammunition to be transported for the fortification of West Point.
January 8, 1797 Farming Equipment for the Creeks Benjamin Hawkins Constant Freeman Hawkins requests that "implements of husbandry" intended for the Creeks be forwarded to him.