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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 7, 1797 Regarding Purchase of Musical Instruments John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Letter, directs purchase of musical instruments for an army band.
December 1, 1798 Medicines & Instruments Samuel Hodgdon William Littlefield Medicines and instruments have been sent to Capt. Littlefield and documentation of receipt will be required.
November 17, 1800 Delivery of Mathematical Instruments for Use of War Office Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of mathematical instruments for use of War Office.
April 20, 1798 Temporary Delay in Forwarding the Musical Instruments Samuel Hodgdon James Wilkinson Hodgdon discusses the reasons for the delay in forwarding the musical instruments and warns of the possibility of war [with France].
March 30, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing, Equipment & Instruments to 13th Regiment Men in Connecticut James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing, haversacks, canteens, and instruments for men of the 13th Regiment in CT.
July 14, 1798 Musical Instruments for General Wilkinson's Band, Etc. John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon General Wilkinson has directed that the public should pay for the musical instruments purchased for his band. Enclosed are the bill and vouchers and Wilkins asks that his account should be credited since they were charged to him.
March 22, 1799 Questions Thomas Hallam on Location of Medicine Chests and Surgeon's Instruments Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens The Secretary of War requests information from enclosed papers. Captain Littlefield's letter indicates that Thomas Hallam is in NY. Hallam will know what happened to the 3 medicine chests and surgeon's instruments and how to proceed.
April 1, 1799 Request for Issue of Medical Instruments & Supplies James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medical instruments and supplies which are listed in an accompanying return [not included].
May 27, 1800 Expense of Musical Instruments Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Rice addressed the current situation in Oxford as, "not dissimilar to our primitive New England fast days. I feel for many of my officers, they left lucrative & honorable employment. They can now neither return to them, nor place themselves in situations equally as eligible." Not believing in the orders to disband, he purchased a complete set of musical instruments. Now that his unit has been...
May 30, 1800 Reimbursement for Musical Instruments Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice Hamilton assures Rice that he will write the Secretary of War to urge a reimbursement for the musical instruments that were purchased prior to the discharge of the troops.
May 4, 1797 Medicine & Surgical Instruments Sent to Norfolk James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Medicines and surgical instruments should be received from the Storekeeper and tranported by water to Captain Richard Blackburn of the garrison at Norfolk , Virginia.
September 22, 1797 Delivery of Medicine and Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver medicines, medical instruments and hospital stores for troops in Tennessee.
November 17, 1800 Request for mathematical instruments Samuel Dexter John Harris This letter requests that John Harris send "mathematical instruments" to John Newman for use in the War Office.
May 7, 1796 Mathematical Instruments Not completed William Allen Deas James McHenry Deas tell McHenry that the mathematical instruments he ordered have not yet been completed by the artisan contracted for that purpose probably because he has accepted too many orders. (partially illegible)
May 12, 1798 Request to Inspect Medical Supplies on the Ganges and the Hamburgh Packet James McHenry Doctor George Gillaspy Gillaspy is to inspect the medicine chests and instruments on the ships Ganges and Hamburgh Packet and report on their state. He should also get an estimate of medicine, instruments and hospital stores for three months for the Ganges from the surgeon of that ship.
September 24, 1794 Hospital Stores & Surgical Instruments John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of the Treasury has asked Mr. Francis to procure hospital stores and surgical instruments for the militia army.
May 4, 1797 Delivery of Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to purchase and ship medicines and medical instruments for hospital at Norfolk.
November 25, 1800 Account of Tellico Factory Samuel Dexter John Harris This letter encloses a warrant for deposit in the account of Tellico Factory.
December 15, 1798 Medicine & Instruments for Captain Littlefield Samuel Hodgdon William Littlefield Hodgdon has shipped by schooner the medicine and instruments required by Captain Littlefield at Newport.
May 31, 1799 Delivery Request James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medical instruments to Fort Mifflin, including amputation & trepanning tools.
February 1799 Return of Medicines on Hand at West Point J. Holliday [not available] Return of medicines on hand, and such as are wanting, for the garrison of West Point, February 1799.
May 13, 1799 Request for Issue of Accoutrements, Tents, Instruments, & Equipment to 16th Infantry, NY James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of accoutrements, tents, instruments, & camp equipment to the 16th Infantry in New York.
March 30, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing & Accoutrements to 12th Regiment Men in New York James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing, instruments, knapsacks & canteens to men of the 12th Regiment in NY.
November 6, 1800 Request for Issue of Flag & Musical Instruments for Recruitment Purposes Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of a flag and musical instruments to be used in recruiting efforts at Carlisle.
February 10, 1801 Certification of payment; Thomas Pinckney, Esquire, Minister Plenipotentiary to Great Britain, for books and mathematical instruments William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $34 to Thomas Pinckney, Esquire, Minister Plenipotentiary to Great Britain, for books and mathematical instruments.