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August 5, 1791 Outfitting the Troops John Stagg William Knox Sergeant Reinbach should be furnished with fourteen blankets for fourteen recruits. Also each recruit needs one hat, two shirts, one pair of linen overalls, one pair of shoes, one pair of socks, one stock, and one pair of stock clasps.
July 5, 1799 Regarding Replacement of Poor Quality Shoes James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Discusses the poor quality of recently procured shoes and the procurement of a new order of shoes based a different pattern.
September 2, 1791 Clothing for Abraham Springer John Stagg William Knox Knox should provide the bearer, Abraham Springer, with the following articles of clothing: one hat, two shirts, one pair of woolen overalls, one pair of shoes, one pair of socks, and one vest. A receipt for same should be taken.
January 16, 1792 Supplies for Sedam John Stagg William Knox Knox is asked to deliver to Lieutenant Sedam two sets of the following for recruits: woolen overalls, a pair of shoes, a pair of socks, a shirt, and a blanket.
March 27, 1798 Supplies for Capt. Brock's Company James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Transmit to Baltimore for the use of Capt. James Brock's Company of Artillerists and Engineers the following: six hats, six vests, twelve pair of woolen overalls, twelve pair of socks, twelve pair of shoes, six stocks, sixteen shirts, and six blankets.
November 8, 1792 Equipping Private Burke R.J. Vandenbrock Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Burke, a private in Capt. Hunt's Company of Infantry should be provided the following articles of clothing: one shirt, one pair of woolen overalls, one pair of shoes, one pair of shoe buckles, one stock and clasp, one blanket, one knapsack and one haversack. A receipt for same should be taken so that Pvt. Burke will be charged the contract price for these articles.
February 25, 1799 One Hundred Pair of Pistols at $20 Per Pair John Miles Samuel Hodgdon Miles will make pistols like the model sent for the government for $20 per pair.
June 28, 1791 Contract to make 2000 pairs of shoes Gordon Prentiss Henry Knox Contract to furnish 2000 pairs of shoes to War Department at seven shillings per pair to be delivered within 30 days.
January 3, 1793 Inspectors of Hats, Boots, and Shoes Alexander Hamilton John Miller "It is perfectly agreeable to me that Nathaniel Walters and Peter Cooper, the two persons mentioned in your letter of the 22nd ultimo, should be employed as inspectors at the prices folowing---vizt. for inspecting the hats 7/6 [?] per day and for inspecting the boots and shoes at the rate iof hal a center per pair round."
August 23, 1791 Clothing for John Schrider John Stagg William Knox Knox is asked to provide the bearer, John Schrider, who is a regular in Capt. Haskell's Company and has been sick in the hospital, with one pair of woolen overalls, one pair of shoes, and a woolen vest for which he should provide a receipt.
April 8, 1800 [Articles of Agreement] Jonas Wade Contract Jonathan Newman [not available] Contract for 10,000 pair of shoes--McHenry with Jonas Wade. Detailed contract that stipulated inspection for quality, specific sizes, delivery dates, and description of shoes.
November 24, 1798 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms to 3rd Regiment.
November 16, 1795 Anthony Wayne's order for uniforms Anthony Wayne [not available] List of clothing to be procured for surgeons, dragoons, and officers.
July 1, 1800 Mr. Wade's contract for 10,000 pair of shoes Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, discusses Mr. Wade's contract for 10,000 pair of shoes and the payment for the early deliveries.
July 1, 1791 Letter from War Office; Charles Reinbach to be supplied with clothing John Stagg William Knox Request that Charles Reinbach be given clothing for 8 privates of artillery to include for each: hat, coat, vest, pair linen overalls, stock and buckel, shoes, buckles and socks, blanket, arms, accoutrements, knapsack, haversack.
May 29, 1795 Estimate of Clothing for a Non-Commissioned Officer William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons' estimate of the cost of one year's clothing of a non-commissioned officer Music or Private for one year, Captain William Rickard's company.
October 1, 1798 Record of Stores for Several Departments William Littlefield Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed are returns of ordnance, quartermaster, and military stores for Fort Wolcott. Littlefield’s recruits are wanting for proper uniforms. He informs Hodgdon that if there is not a sufficient supply of shoes and hats they can be furnished at the fort, one dollar purchasing either a pair of shoes or a hat.
March 10, 1794 Inferior Quality of Hats & Shoes Anthony Wayne Henry Knox Wayne discusses the inferior quality of the hats and shoes of the soldiery. A large proportion of the hats are not much better than stiffened blankets and the shoes are not equal to the common shoes issued during the previous year.
January 8, 1790 Articles of Clothing Needed William Price Henry Knox Price has counted the clothing which was sent to Peekskill by Captain Conklin. The following items are missing and are needed to make up complete suits for the artillery clothing: 1 blanket, 2 pair shoes, 20 stocks, 20 clasps. There are also 3 stocks missing out of the 35 suits of infantry. Price says the boxes do not appear to have been opened on their way to West Point.
November 13, 1799 Return for Winter Clothing for one Sergt. & one private of the First Regt. of Infantry for the ensuing year Charles Hyde [not available] Stores, return for winter uniforms for a sergeant and private.
October 25, 1787 Joseph Howell discusses army accounts with William Williams Joseph Howell William Williams Joseph Howell discusses the accounts of clothing charged against Colonels De Haas and Williams.
February 12, 1784 Dr. Crosly's Affairs Doctor E. Crosly John Pierce Discusses problems with a pair of shoes; mentions notes sent by Pierce and his intention to send Pierce a certificate. Requests Pierce to remember the settlement of his subsistence money. Mentions that Pierce's sister has the small pox.
October 13, 1794 Immediate Delivery of Shoes Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Shoes be prepared for immediate delivery to Fort Cumberland.
July 24, 1791 Pair of Scales & Weights Samuel Hodgdon William Knox Hodgdon has a considerable sum of gold to pay the troops so he needs a pair of scales and weights so that he can pay it out by the penny weight as he receives it. He needs a pair he can depend on and they should be as portable as possible while still being accurate. He will also need a general Table of Weights as well as the current value of gold.
April 26, 1800 Additional Instructions for Shipping of and Contracting for Shoes James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Directions for shipping new shoes. Clarification on instructions for an additional order of shoes.