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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 28, 1798 Request for Issue of Kettles & an Axe James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of camp kettles & an axe.
June 24, 1797 Delivery of Camp Kettles for Recruits James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles for recruiting service.
November 13, 1799 Delivery of Camp Kettles Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles for recruiting party.
May 11, 1798 Request for Issue of Camp Kettles James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of 2 camp kettles.
April 9, 1796 Request for Information about Kettles for the Army in Pittsburgh Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War wants to know how many good camp kettles the Army has in the public store at Pittsburgh, and what quality they are.
October 8, 1799 Delivery of Camp Kettles James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles for 11th Regiment.
April 4, 1799 Requests Order for Iron Kettles, Iron Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Reports number of iron camp kettles in store and suggests order for more of suitable iron. Now is the best time to get the iron. Perhaps it would be beneficial to procure a store of iron.
December 27, 1797 Supplies Recieved and Requested David Henley Samuel Hodgdon Letter, mentions delivery of goods and Colonel Butler's request for sheet iron to make one hundred kettles for the camp. Butler preferred his soldiers fabricate the kettles themselves.
October 27, 1800 Delivery of Camp Kettles, Wooden Bowls, Axes, Water Buckets Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of camp kettles, wooden bowls, axes, water buckets.
January 15, 1790 Request for Camp Kettles and Straw William Price Henry Knox Informs the Secretary at War Henry Knox that Lt. Privee has requested camp kettles and straw for his men at the garrison. Tells Knox that there are only two camp kettles at the store and that straw can be purchased for 3 to 4 pence per bundle.
July 27, 1799 Delivery of Camp Kettles James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles to Fort Mifflin.
July 26, 1799 Return for tin Camp Kettles for the use of the garrison at Fort Mifflin Francis Gibson James McHenry Return receipt for tin Camp Kettles at Fort Mifflin.
May 12, 1792 Contracting Work Henry Knox Isaac Craig Crafting of cannons and camp kettles need workmen; orders to contract for labor. Finished items to be forwarded by Major Smiths detachment.
May 11, 1792 Lamp Kettle Mechanics John Stagg William Knox Knox is directed to immediately engage two or three mechanics who understand how to make lamp kettles and direct them to Pittsburgh to receive orders from Major [Isaac] Craig.
April 20, 1798 Getting Tents & Camp Kettles, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon John Wilkins, Jr. Hodgdon discusses sundry aspects of Wilkins' account including the immediate acquisition of tents and camp kettles and the payment of $500 to Capt. Ernest which will be credited to Wilkins' account.
July 18, 1799 Expresses Concern about Quality of Cartouche Boxes and Kettles Samuel Hodgdon Peter Hunt Col. Ogden complains about the unfit cartouch boxes and camp kettles from Hunt. Requests information about standing of this issue. Admonishes Hunt for sending useless articles, and hopes there has been some mistake. Requests a correct return of every article and its condition now on hand, as well as vouchers for delivery.
October 27, 1800 Issue of Camp Kettles to Company of Artillerists and Engineers Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs issue of camp kettles to G.W. Carmichael for Captain Irwin's company of Artillerists and Engineers.
September 24, 1794 Want of Camp Kettles, Etc. Joseph Bloomfield Henry Knox The troops at Trenton suffer much inconvenience from the want of camp kettles so iron pots have been borrowed for immediate use.
October 5, 1794 Requesting tents and camp kettles in the advance to Carlisle Clement Biddle Samuel Hodgdon Biddle requests 100 tents, 20 horseman tents, and 50 camp kettles, as he advances on Carlisle
August 4, 1797 Camp Kettles for the Frigate "Unites States" John Stagg John Harris Harris is asked to deliver two camp kettles to Corporal Hanlin, of Mitchell's Company, for the use of the guard on board the frigate "United States."
January 27, 1798 Request for Delivery of Sheet & Rod Iron James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of sheet iron and rods for camp kettles, for use of troops in Tennessee.
August 4, 1797 Camp Kettles for the Frigate "United States" John Stagg John Harris Harris is asked to deliver two camp kettles to Corporal Hanlin, of Mitchell's Company, for the use of the guard on board the frigate "United States."
March 30, 1799 Request for Issue of Camp Equipment & Paper to Quartermaster General James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of tent poles, kettles, & paper to the quartermaster general.
August 4, 1797 Camp Kettles for the Guard on board the "United States" John Stagg John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to Coporal Hamlin of Mitchell's Company two camp kettles for the use of the guard on board the frigate "United States."
April 21, 1791 Supplies Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Request for fifty camp kettles to be made. Four companies to leave for Pittsburgh shortly.