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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 13, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Components James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket parts for manufacture.
January 30, 1799 Inquiry into and Request for Issue of Musket Stocks to Musket Manufacturer Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of 1,000 musket stocks to the Treasury Dept., for use by a musket manufacture contractor.
January 28, 1799 Inquiry into and Request for Issue of Musket Stocks to Musket Manufacturer James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of 1,000 musket stocks to the Treasury Dept., for use by a musket manufacture contractor.
September 15, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Barrels, Ramrods, & Bayonets William Joseph John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket barrels, etc.
June 21, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Barrels James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs issue of musket barrels etc to complete muskets.
December 13, 1797 Articles to be Manufactured into Muskets for the Marines James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to furnish the Purveyor Tench Francis with the following articles needed to manufacture 180 muskets for the Marines: musket barrels, musket stocks, sets of mounting, musket locks, musket bayonets, and musket ramrods. The muskets are to be manufactured according to the specifications of Lieutenant McRea of the Marines and returned to the store when completed.
March 18, 1797 Delivery of Muskets and Musket Parts Multiple Authors John Harris Directs issue of musket barrels for completion of muskets.
May 31, 1797 Delivery of Musket Parts James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver musket barrels, etc., to be made into muskets by John Miles.
February 14, 1794 Request for delivery of musket and rifle powder, lead and musket ball; on the transportation of clothing Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Requests that Hodgdon send one hundred barrels of best proof musket and rifle powder, lead and musket ball to Major General Wayne. Is apprehensive about the means of delivering the clothing.
August 18, 1800 Request for Issue of Musket Powder & Lead for the Proving of Musket Barrels Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of powder & lead for the proving of musket barrels to John Nicholson, two quarter casks of musket powder to prove musket barrels, and fifty pounds of lead.
May 15, 1797 Delivery of Musket Stocks James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver 1000 musket stocks to Springfield.
June 28, 1799 Request for Issue of Musket Cartridge Materials James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of musket cartridge materials, which will be assembled and sent to New York.
January 29, 1799 Request for Issue of Powder for Proving of Musket Barrels James McHenry John Harris Delivery of musket powder for proving musket barrels.
January 11, 1799 Requests Information about Contracted Musket Stocks Samuel Hodgdon Tench Francis Secretary of War wants to know arrangements for procuring seasoned musket stocks: present state of contracts, number in the public store, which ones have been ordered by him.
June 20, 1799 Reports Delivery of Musket Stocks Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Williams Refers to order of musket stocks sent at the earliest convenience. Hopes the business at hand thrives and that the examination of the manufacture passes successfully.
June 25, 1800 Delivery of musket barrels to Springfield Massachusetts Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket barrels to Springfield.
February 6, 1799 Purchase of Charleville musket locks William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Reports that 402 Charleville musket locks have been purchased by order of the Secretary of War.
February 23, 1798 Delivery Of Musket Supplies Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to deliver musket locks, barrels, bayonets and ramrods to Lancaster.
February 23, 1793 Burned musket barrels A. A. Muller [not available] Notification that burned barrels of musket balls to arrive in Charleston. They were burned on the top of the State House. Could never see their figure without sourness. The incident has been the cause of Muller's reduction in salary.
October 31, 1794 Updates Isaac Craig Henry Knox Mentioned A. Wayne and musket cartridge manufacture.
July 21, 1798 Delivery of Musket Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to deliver musket to Erick Bollman so he can trace a pattern.
November 25, 1797 Delivery of musket powder for proving gun barrells James McHenry John Harris Asks storekeeper John Harris to deliver one quarter cask of musket powder to John Nicholson - inspector of arms - for proving gun barrels.
July 11, 1797 Correction in requisition for musket and pistol balls to Purveyor of Public Supplies Josiah Fox Tench Francis Ref: musket and pistol balls, a correction is forwarded. Amount should be 40,000 musket balls and 50,000 pistol balls. Total 90,000 balls.
November 28, 1800 Request for musket barrels Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Requests delivery of 100 musket barrels to Robert McCormick.
April 1800 Request for Issue of Musket Ball Cartridges John Harris Major Nichols Directs issue of musket ball cartridges to the bearer.