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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 18, 1794 Mr. Tinsley's Cartridge Boxes Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon It appears that the cartridge boxes contracted for with [Samuel] Tinsley are less in the bore of the wood than the pattern calls for although Tinsley claims that the wood has by some means been changed.
March 4, 1793 Request for Cartridge Boxes John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Cartridge boxes requested by Sec. of War.
May 26, 1799 Regarding Cartridge Box Order Jeremiah Wadsworth James McHenry Discusses order of cartridge boxes for 13th Regiment.
May 26, 1800 Regarding Shipment of Cartridge Boxes Daniel Wadsworth John Harris Appears to be consigning a number of cartridge boxes to be shipped to Harris.
March 19, 1794 Cartridge Boxes, Etc. Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon Holt discusses a number of concerns relative to irons, carriages, buildings, and cartridge boxes.
June 24, 1800 Notification of the Sending of Final Shipment of Cartridge Boxes; Discussion of Account Jeremiah Wadsworth James McHenry Mentions that he has sent off the last shipment of cartridge boxes & belts he was employed to procure, as shown in an enclosed bill of lading [not included]. Discusses his account with the War Department.
March 19, 1794 Regarding irons, carriages, buildings, and cartridge boxes Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon Holt discusses a number of concerns relative to irons, carriages, buildings, and cartridge boxes.
April 18, 1800 Request for Issue of Arms & Cartridge Boxes [not available] John Harris Directs issue of arms & cartridge boxes to Basil Wood; a note and return concerning the items, by Wood and his representative John Krips respectively, are appended.
July 19, 1794 Money for cartridge boxes Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of the Revenue requests from Secretary Hamilton that the sum of $5000 be placed in the hands of Edward Carrington, Supervisor of Virginia, for the purpose of paying for 5000 cartridge boxes, agreeable to the contract made with John Tinsley of Columbia.
September 3, 1793 Cartridge Boxes for General Wayne Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War [Knox] directs Hodgdon to inform him of the number of new cartridge boxes that have been sent on for General [Anthony] Wayne's army.
August 8, 1794 Requests Information about Cartridge Orders and Drawings of Cannons Tench Coxe Henry Knox Seeks to know whether cartridge boxes bought from Mr. Tinsley should be part of the original requisition. Requests a drawing of the horwitz so Mr. Byars can make 10 more, as well as drawings of different cannons.
June 12, 1798 Request for Issue of Weapons & Tools to a Grenadier Company Timothy Pickering John Harris Directs issue of muskets, cartridge boxes, and tools for a grenadier company.
May 7, 1794 Invoice of Military Stores Samuel Hodgdon Peter Hunt Accompanies a shipment of cartouch (cartridge) boxes to be deposited in the public stores.
April 24, 1798 Request for Issue of Accoutrements, Rations & Writing Materials to West Point James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cartridge boxes, cartridge, bayonet and sword belts, rations & writing materials to West Point garrison.
February 17, 1798 Oath for the Inspectors of Clothing for the Current Year Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Letter, encloses Oath of the Inspectors of the Clothing; alludes to Army uniforms.
May 15, 1799 Request for Issue of Blocks for Cartouch [Cartridge] Boxes James McHenry John Harris Delivery of 3,000 blocks for cartouch boxes to Hartford, CT.
April 25, 1794 Equipage for Captain Kersey John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to deliver to Capt. William Kersey a list of articles to include muskets; bayonets; bayonet belts; bayonet scabbards; cartridge boxes; cartridge box belts; screwdrivers; ball screws; brushes and pickers; tents.
May 29, 1800 Discussion of a Contractor's Continued Manufacture of Cartridge Boxes James McHenry Israel Whelen Discusses the continued manufacture of leather cartouch boxes by a particular contractor.
May 29, 1799 Notification of Shipment of Cartridge Boxes James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Notifies Wadsworth of the shipment of 3000 cartouche block boxes
May 14, 1800 Instructions for Shipment of Shoes & Cartridge Boxes James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Directions for the shipment of cartouche boxes and shoes.
March 26, 1798 Estimate of Military Stores for a 20 Gun Ship of War Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of military stores for a Ship of War with twenty 9 pound guns, based on the usual allowance.
April 11, 1799 Regarding Manufacture & Inspection of New-Pattern Cartridge Boxes James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Discusses the manufacture and inspection of a large number of new-pattern cartouche boxes and belts.
May 28, 1800 Inquires about Business with William McLaws and a Verbal Contract Purveyor's Office James McHenry Makes reference to affidavits delivered by Mr. Laws with deserve consideration. Discusses matter of a verbal contract and the making of cartridge boxes. Suggests balance paid by Tench Francis executors.
July 28, 1794 Order to Deliver 1,000 Muskets, Bayonets and Cartridge Boxes to the Gov. of New York Henry Knox Michael G. Houdin Letter, directs delivery of arms to governor of New York.
June 18, 1788 Provisions and Supplies William Price Henry Knox Discusses various provisions and supplies with the Secretary at War. Acknowledges that he has received his previous letter enclosing the invoice for 134 suits of clothes. Old carriages are being burnt and the iron stored. Mr. Morrow wishes to purchase some of the old cartridge boxes.