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October 31, 1794 Updates Isaac Craig Henry Knox Mentioned A. Wayne and musket cartridge manufacture.
May 21, 1798 Articles for the Marines on Board the "Ganges" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed nine articles to Lieutenant Carmick for the Marines on board the war ship "Ganges" and for the ship's use, reams of musket cartridge paper and cannon cartridge paper.
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.
March 12, 1790 Musket Cartridges William Price Henry Knox Informs the Secretary at War that everything agreeable to his instructions are now ready. There is an insufficient amount of musket cartridge paper and other items.
May 23, 1797 Military & Quartermaster's Stores for the Post at Niagara James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon This is a list of eighteen military and quartermaster's stores, including the amounts required of each, that must be furnished to the post at Niagara.
November 2, 1788 Reams of Musket Cartridge Paper William Price William Knox Agreeable to Knox's order by Lieutenant Pratt regarding musket cartridge paper, Price has delivered to him four reams of the paper. Pratt has engaged a vessel to transport the Company to New York.
March 31, 1794 Return of ordnance stores wanted for Army for 1794 Henry Burbeck John Stagg An inventory of ordnance stores submitted and signed by Major Burbeck, Commandant Artillery. Inventory includes powder, musket cartridge paper, and lead.
May 21, 1798 Request to Deliver Articles to Lt. Carmick for Ship of War Ganges James McHenry John Harris Harris is instructed to deliver goods to Lieutenant Carmick for the marines on board the ship of war Ganges.
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon A list of articles to be transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
June 4, 1799 Return of Public Stores Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses a return of public stores that may be wanted for the department, including tents, kettles, knapsacks, canteens, cartridge boxes, etc. Reminds Hodgdon that when two companies are deployed to South Western Pennsylvania to quell a riot, there were not enough musket cartridges in store to supply them.
February 1, 1793 Monthly Returns, Packets of Correspondence, Powder, Flints and Cartridge Paper Isaac Craig Henry Knox Discusses monthly returns. Flints not the proper size. Powder to be sent to Legionville. Cartridge paper is nearly expended.
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry [not available] List of thirty articles to be transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
December 13, 1797 Request for Delivery of Musket Components James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of musket parts for manufacture.
October 15, 1798 Request for Materials from Military Stores Tench Francis William Young Francis requests drawing paper and cartridge paper be sent to the military store for the Mississippi. The document is annotated with a note from Samuel Hodgdon.
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to have the military stores on the enclosed list transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution." McHenry wants to know what part of these articles are deposited in the public stores.
May 21, 1798 Articles for the Ship of War "Ganges" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver the following articles to Lieutenant Carmic for the Marines on board the ship of war "Ganges": sergeant's, private's and music coats, sergeant's, private's and music waist coats, sergeant's, private's and music pantaloons, shirts, shoes, a musket, a bayonet, a fife and case, and musket cartridges. For the ship's use: reams of musket cartridge paper, and cannon...
October 22, 1794 Price of a Good Imported Musket & Bayonet Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Jones inquires as to the price of a good imported musket and bayonet as well as the cost of producing them. He also wants to know the price of a cartridge box.
March 4, 1793 Request for Cartridge Boxes John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Cartridge boxes requested by Sec. of War.
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.
September 19, 1794 Wagons for stores and ammunition Clement Biddle Samuel Hodgdon Clement Biddle has provided two wagons for stores and artillery ammunition. Another one for musket cartridges will follow shortly. Hodgdon is Commissary of Military Stores.
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.
February 12, 1798 Available Materials for the Frigate "Constellation" Josiah Fox Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to furnish a statement of the articles available from the public store from the following list that can be furnished for the frigate "Constellation": powder horns, match stuff, port fires, sheep skins, priming tubes, flannel cartridges for 24 pounders and 12 pounders, cannon and musket cartridge paper, pistol cartridge paper, assorted flints, pouch barrels, spermacite candles,...
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.
May 22, 1799 List of Stores for Captain Elliot's Laboratory Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry List of stores under order for the laboratory under Captain Elliot. Eliot will provide the dimensions of the shot and superintend the casting.