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April 15, 1800 Instruction for Shoes to Be Shipped to Philadelphia, & That More Be Contracted For James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Directs that two thousand pairs of shoes be shipped to Philadelphia and that an additional two thousand pairs be contracted for.
February 3, 1800 Request for Shipment of Shoes to New York James McHenry John Harris Directs transport of 800 pairs of "the largest shoes you have" to New York.
October 1, 1794 Larger Shoes, Etc. Thomas Hutchins Samuel Hodgdon Hutchins wants to exchange twelve pairs of shoes that are much too small for his men.
September 30, 1799 Instructions for Storage of Received Shoes & Cartridge Boxes, and for Contracting Shoe Manufacturer James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Directs that new cartouche boxes and shoes be stored. Authorizes Wadsworth to engage (contract) for the manufacture of additional pairs of shoes.
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.
March 5, 1800 Request for Issue of Shoes for 10th Regiment of Infantry James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of 17 pairs of shoes to an officer of the 10th Regiment of Infantry.
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.
October 13, 1794 Immediate Delivery of Shoes Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Shoes be prepared for immediate delivery to Fort Cumberland.
December 5, 1792 Order for Rejected Shoes Mr James Young Samuel Hodgdon James Young inquires as the whereabouts of 87 pairs of rejected shoes contained in parcel to Mr Gordon
October 6, 1794 Clothing for Bruff's Company John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon should have transported to Baltimore for the use of Captain [James] Bruff's Company of Artillerists and Engineers the following items; hats, vests, pairs of woolen overalls, pairs of socks, pairs of shoes, clasps, stocks, shirts, and blankets.
November 15, 1798 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, musket cartridges, etc.
September 9, 1799 Certificate of merchants who examined damaged shoes [not available] [not available] Heogg, Coman and Porter were called upon by Carleton Walker, paymaster to the 6th Infantry Regiment to examine damaged shoes. They reported that some, but not all of the shoes are damaged. A separate note indicated that the certificate was received from General Hamilton 3 Oct 1799.
December 23, 1796 Blankets, Shoes, Etc. Elias Langham Samuel Hodgdon Among a number of supply matters, Langham notes that he forwarded to Major Craig 615 good blankets and fifteen damaged ones that he did not separate from the good ones. However, they were noted in the inventory and he did not think it proper to charge them to either Craig or Hodgdon in the returns. He also sent Craig 2035 pairs of shoes but the weather being so severe, he fears the wagons will be...
November 18, 1796 Articles Needed for Detachments at Governors Island James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to direct Mr. Harris to forward the following articles to the men of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at Governors Island near New York: pairs of woolen overalls, pairs of socks, and pairs of shoes (large sizes). Since their detachments are under orders for Norfolk and Charleston these articles should be forwarded immediately via [?] and South Amboy.
November 25, 1799 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms and shoes.
October 3, 1798 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, shoes, blankets, stocks etc. to West Point.
January 15, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing, Accoutrements & Swords James McHenry John Harris Delivery of uniform items, shoes, etc.
November 18, 1794 Shoes for the Militia Army John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War wants Hodgdon, with all possible expedition, to forward three thousand pairs of shoes to Carlisle to be sent on to Bedford for the use of the militia army.
October 27, 1794 Receipt for cases of shoes forwarded by William Hill for Terrance Reilly received 27 Oct 1794 William Hill Samuel Hodgdon Receipt for the shipment of 762 pairs of men's shoes shipped to War Department by way of the Amboy Stage Boat.
February 24, 1795 Receipt of Unexpected Items Horatio R. Dayton Samuel Hodgdon Dayton notes in his letter to Hodgdon that in the hogshead of artillery clothing he received there were forty pairs of shoes that were not mentioned in the invoice.
December 11, 1794 Request for shoes for General Proctor’s Brigade Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Governor Mifflin suggests that General Procter's brigade of militia is deficient of shoes. Asks Tench Francis to provide 500 pairs, to be forwarded on road to Lancaster to meet troops. Requests that those who receive shoes be charged with them.
July 6, 1791 Return of Clothing Forwarded to Pittsburg William Knox Samuel Hodgdon Return of clothing includes hats, coats, vests, stocks, shirts, shoes, drilling overalls, sheeting, blankets, pouches and horns.
November 7, 1799 Delivery of Clothing Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to ship uniforms for Littlefield's Artillery company.
November 13, 1799 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms and blankets for Infantry company.
August 10, 1791 Supplies for Capt. Buell's Detachment John Stagg William Knox The Secretary of War wants Knox to send to Trenton two wagons to carry the baggage of Capt. Buell's detachment from that place to Fort Pitt. One hundred pairs of shoes addressed to Capt. Buell will be sent in the wagons. Also needed are the following articles of clothing for four recruits enlisted by him at New Brunswick: four hats, four vests, four stocks and clasps, eight shirts, eight pairs of...