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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 12, 1794 Stores to Charleston Henry Knox Arnoldus Vanderhorst List of stores to be shipped to Charleston enclosed. Cannons discussed.
November 30, 1796 Delivery of Lead for Ammunition James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of lead for balls to prove new gun barrels.
July 11, 1797 Pig Lead Instead of Sheet Lead for the "Constellation" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon should send five tons of pig lead in lieu of five tons of sheet lead to Baltimore for the frigate "Constellation."
October 29, 1800 Request to deliver to John Wilkins Junior, sundries to be forwarded to Fort Detroit and Fort Niagara Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of military and laboratory stores for post at Detroit.
February 26, 1799 Return of ordnance on Castle Island Daniel Jackson [not available] Return of ordnance and military stores on Castle Island in Boston submitted by Major Daniel Jackson of the 2d Regiment of Artillery and Engineers. Document lists ordnance and classifies whether fit or unfit for service.
November 2, 1799 Request to deliver powder for proving musket barrels, and lead for balls Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of powder and lead to John Nicholson for proving musket barrels and half a hundred weight of lead.
May 23, 1793 Quantity of Lead John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of the Treasury has been requested to purchase a quantity of lead for public service. The Secretary of War wants Hodgdon to receive in store, from time to time, such quantities of lead as shall be delivered to him by Tench Francis.
August 16, 1786 Lead to be replaced at Carlisle Major General Richard Butler Samuel Hodgdon Letter to the Commissary Military Stores, relating to lead, ball, and cartridges.
October 9, 1800 Delivery of Lead for U.S. Laboratory on Schuylkill Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of lead for U.S. Laboratory on Schuylkill, agreeably to request from Joseph Elliott.
July 11, 1797 Pig Lead for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to take order for five tons of pig lead, in lieu of the five tons of sheet lead heretofore ordered, for the use of the Frigate "Constellation" at Baltimore.
November 15, 1800 Letter from the Secretary of War on casting of lead into shot Samuel Dexter Benjamin Lincoln Dexter discusses funding for casting lead into shot.
September 4, 1795 Bill of Lading for Lead on Board Two Vessels Ebenezer Breed Samuel Hodgdon Due to an error there is one load of lead more than Breed was charged. The fact that the lead was loaded on board two vessels instead of one affects the bills of lading but both vessels will still arrive together which means they can be unloaded at the same time.
March 19, 1799 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Delivery of powder and lead for proving of gun barrels.
May 9, 1799 Request for Issue of Powder for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of powder and lead for proving gun barrels.
May 21, 1800 Request for Issue of Shovels & Lead for Use at Schuylkill Laboratory James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of shovels and lead for use at the new laboratory under construction near Schuylkill.
December 14, 1799 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder & lead for proving gun barrels.
November 22, 1796 Order to Deliver Lead Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Order to deliver lead to to Purveyor of public stores, cost to be charged to Secretary of State
March 3, 1800 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder & lead for proving gun barrels.
July 26, 1799 Delivery of Powder and Lead for Proving Musket Barrels James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver gun powder and lead to prove musket barrels.
September 28, 1799 Request for Powder and Lead Jonathan Nicholson Samuel Hodgdon Request for lead and gunpowder to prove musket barrels.
July 5, 1793 Powder, Lead and Muskets to be Sent to Pittsburg Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Request to send musket powder, lead and 750 new muskets to Pittsburg.
January 24, 1800 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder & lead for proving gun barrels.
May 16, 1800 Request for Issue of Powder & Lead for Proving Gun Barrels James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder & lead for use in proving gun barrels.
July 5, 1793 Delivery of Money, Clothing, Arms, Powder, and Lead Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Sends $2500 for public use in Quarter Master's Department. Provides guidance for drawing future sums. Reports on delivery of clothing, arms, powder, lead.
October 7, 1793 27 Pounds of Lead Henry Pratt Samuel Hodgdon [Partly illegible] Pratt has just received three hundred [?] lead [?]weighing 27 pounds that he wishes to dispose of.