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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 9, 1800 Discussion of Funds Needed to Fill Request for Army Shirts Jonathan Williams James McHenry Acknowledges receipt of order to have 12,000 army shirts made available as quickly as possible. Discusses the varying prices of different types of linen, and where they might be procured; asks for an allowance of $15,000 to fill this order.
July 9, 1794 Bags of Linen or Canvass Joseph Howell Samuel Hodgdon Howell has requested fifty bags of linen or canvass with drawing strings.
April 22, 1794 Return of Clothing for the Post at Carlisle John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon A note from Stagg to Hodgdon which includes a Return of Clothing Necessary for the Post at Carlisle signed by Thomas Butler, Major of the 4th Sub Legion.
December 20, 1792 Pledge to issue linen shirts to George Carpenter John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon John Stagg pledges to issue two linen shirts to soldier George Carpenter, who belongs to Captain John Armstrong's Company.
September 1800 Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter,
July 17, 1794 Clothes for John Philips John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to provide clothes for John Philips of [Joseph] Shaylor's Company who had been taken prisoner by the western Indians at the time Lt. Lowery and Ensign Boyd were killed.
May 18, 1798 Request for Issue of 2 Companies' Worth of Clothing, Emphasis on Linen James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of 2 companies' worth of clothing to the Walnut Hills -- specifying that less woolen and more linen overalls be sent.
April 22, 1794 Return of Clothing for the Post at Carlisle Pennsylvania John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon A note from Stagg to Hodgdon which includes a Return of Clothing Necessary for the Post at Carlisle signed by Thomas Butler, Major of the 4th Sub Legion.
October 8, 1800 Sergeants' Linen Overalls for the Navy Department Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Harris is asked to deliver 150 pairs of sergeants' linen overalls for the use of the Navy Department to the order of Israel Whelan, Purveyor of Public Supplies.
October 20, 1800 Regarding the Issue and Shortage of Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, discusses the issue and shortages of uniforms.
October 8, 1800 Request for linen overalls Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Requests Delivery of 150 Pairs of Sergeants' Linen Overalls to Israel Whelen for use of Navy Department.
August 8, 1799 The Company are in a ragged state... Theodore Meminger Alexander Hamilton "...I beg leave to remark that the Company are in a ragged state, many of them being destitute of overalls, of linen, and those of clothes past repair. Blankets and woolen overalls I have not included in the return as it will be some time before they are wanted and would be an incumberance."
May 31, 1800 Request for goods for Six Nations of Indians, iron for armory, linen for army Purveyor's Office James McHenry Acknowledges requests for goods for Six Nations of Indians, iron for Springfield Armory in Massachusetts, and linen for army clothing.
June 18, 1791 Cost of sundry supplies Quartermaster General's Department [not available] Estimate of money due in the Quarter Master's Department.
May 17, 1786 Clothing on Hand in Philadelphia Military Stores Department Henry Knox Report of Army clothing in store at Philadelphia
May 7, 1792 Clothing for Elliott's Men John Stagg William Knox Knox is directed to issue to Lt. Elliott , of the Artillery, two sergeants, and ten privates complete suits of clothing. He also needs a drum and fifte.
May 16, 1799 Refers to Order for Clothing in Store Samuel Hodgdon John Macwharter Refers to clothing in store: sergeants' vests, linen overalls, musicians' coats. These items have been forwarded and will be delivered.
June 14, 1793 Requests Clothing to be Sent to Georgia John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Requests immediate delivery of clothing for troops in Georgia under the command of Major Henry Gaither. Lists forts and numbers needed. Requests 3 pairs of linen and one pair of woolen overalls for each suit.
October 28, 1799 Clothing to be packed up for Captain Cochran's Company Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, blankets, knapsacks, etc. to Captain W.S. Cockran's Company of the Second Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers at Fort Mifflin.
May 24, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing to New York for Use By Men of the 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to New York, for use by the 4th Company, 2d Battalion, 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers.
June 14, 1797 Delivery of Artillerists Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver artillerists uniforms to Governor's Island, New York.
December 18, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing to Various Units in Georgia James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to troops in Georgia, listed as recipients are cavalry, the 1st Regiment of Artillery, and the 4th Regiment of Infantry. The usual change in clothing allowance for troops in the South is noted (3 pairs of linen overalls and one of wool, rather than the standard 2 of each).
June 21, 1796 Acknowledges Letter, Receipt of Needed Items Lewis Tousard Samuel Hodgdon Acknowledges receipt of letter, arrived via schooner Weymouth, Captain Stevens, addressed to James Manning, forwarded to the quartermaster of the corps. Requested items which were delivered yesterday. Looks forward to shipment of clothing, especially the linen overalls.
November 1792 Presents for the Indians James Seagrove [not available] Seagrove lists the articles he requires as presents to the Indians, Though they want gunpowder and lead, he is reluctant to give it to them.
1800 Statement of Cost of Certain Garments Comprising a Suit of Infantry Clothing Alexander Hamilton [not available] Statement of the cost of the individual pieces of clothing and accessories which comprise a suit of infantry clothing, at current material prices.