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September 29, 1794 Pattern Clothing Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon It does not appear that the pattern clothing for the War Office is available for viewing at this time which is a concern since the time for closing contracts is approaching.
July 24, 1798 Delivery of Clothing Pattern James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver pattern artillery coat and uninspected coat.
July 27, 1798 Clothing for Artillerists James McHenry John Harris Directs that uniform coats that deviated from pattern should be paid for if equal to pattern.
October 6, 1798 Pattern Muskets to be Forwarded to Rhode Island Samuel Hodgdon Melancton Smith Hodgdon discusses Smith's compensation, the pattern muskets to be sent to Rhode Island, and the pattern clothing that Smith forwarded.
July 26, 1798 ENCLOSURE: Clothing Pattens Thomas Ewing James McHenry Advises on uniform coats not made to pattern.
January 20, 1792 Box Marked No. 8 John Stagg William Knox In the box marked no. 8 are woolen overalls and pattern suits of soldiers clothing.
September 14, 1796 Pattern Articles for Sergeants' and Musicians' Clothing James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Pattern articles should be made of the sergeants' and musicians' clothing to be inspected by the persons willing to contract for the production of those items. The patterns must be of the same quality that will be required of the contractors.
September 29, 1794 Requests Information about Clothing Patterns for 1795 Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon Refers to several applications to his office to see the 1795 patterns for general clothing; they only have the shoe pattern, which was immediately forwarded to New York. Requests information as to when the patterns will be ready, hopefully before the exhibition.
May 23, 1799 Reports on Orders for Clothing, Hats, and Haversacks James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Reports on clothing orders. Apologizes for misunderstanding with infantry hats. Requests pattern hat and pattern haversack. Agrees to send recruiting money to Major Bradley
November 23, 1798 Delivery of Overalls James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver overalls pattern to New York.
September 23, 1800 Order for Buttons for Corps of Artillerists and Engineers Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, discusses need for uniform buttons for Artillerists and Engineers.
October 21, 1799 Pattern for an Eight Inch Howitzer Cartridge. Captain Elliot Unknown Recipient The pattern is shown for an eight-inch howitzer cartridge. The length of the cartridge should be cut the way the flannel stretches least. Elliot recommends that a paper pattern should be cut from the flannel version since repeated cuttings will result in a smaller pattern as was the case with the six-pound one given before. .
October 2, 1798 Covered With a Thick Gloom, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon Melancton Smith Hodgdon urges Smith to see that the pattern articles of clothing reach their final destination as quickly as possible. He laments that Philadelphia is still covered with a thick gloom due to the fever that is ravaging the city.
November 15, 1798 Concerning the production of pattern muskets Robert McCormick Samuel Hodgdon Concerning the production of pattern muskets; explains why expenses were higher than thought.
December 6, 1798 Defects in Pattern Muskets Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Williams Despite his efforts to be minute and particular, Hodgdon laments the fact that the pattern muskets delivered to him are imperfect in comparison to the ones sent to Springfield.
July 6, 1798 Deliver of Pistol for Pattern James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs issue of pistol barrel, stock & lock for pattern pistol.
December 7, 1798 Box Containing Pattern Muskets Samuel Hodgdon John Kilty A box containing two pattern muskets has been sent to Kilty at Baltimore.
October 30, 1798 Detention of the Box of Pattern Muskets Samuel Hodgdon Melancton Smith Hodgdon is concerned about the detention of the box of pattern muskets because one hundred people will remain idle until they arrive. He will do his best to find them.
October 13, 1798 Delay of Pattern Charleville Muskets Samuel Hodgdon John Kilty Due to a misunderstanding, the six pattern Charleville muskets have been delayed but will soon be transported to Baltimore, although by a more expensive mode.
September 26, 1798 Sundry Supply Concerns Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Among various supply matters, Hodgdon expresses his doubt that any contracts can be made as quickly as may be desired and supplies furnished within the specified period.
August 30, 1794 Requests Pattern for Iron Kentledge Tench Coxe John Stagg Requests pattern for iron kartridge (cartridge) for the contractors, needed immediately.
May 21, 1800 Orders to Suspend Production of Clothing James McHenry Israel Whelen No new uniforms to be cut, old uniforms of disbanded artillerists and engineers to be used by new infantry. Hats to be procured for the best terms similar to those used to obtain hats for the artillerists and engineers.
May 20, 1791 Clothing and Articles from Smith & Shepherd Samuel Hodgdon John Stagg As inspector, Hodgdon has examined the clothing and other articles received from Smith and Shepherd under their contract with the public. He finds many of the coats deficient in size and others inferior to the pattern and others coarse in the extreme. The shirts are equal to the pattern but many of the shoes are too small for soldiers.
October 26, 1798 Pattern Muskets Intended for Providence Samuel Hodgdon Melancton Smith Hodgdon wants to know what has become of the pattern muskets sent to Smith to be forwarded to Providence. When Smith finds them, he is to ensure that the muskets are in perfect order since they are to be used as patterns.
August 23, 1794 Requests Pattern for Artillery Coat Tench Coxe John Stagg Requests a pattern for an artillery coat, needed immediately to mail in a parcel with other articles to New York.