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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 13, 1795 Tents. Poles, & Pins for Sedam's Men John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon "Please to furnish Captain Sedam with common tents, poles, and pins to cover sixty men preparing to march westward."
October 22, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons informs Hodgdon of the acquisition of items that are accountable in the Quartermaster Department.
March 26, 1800 Armorer's Tools Necessary for a Regiment John Nicholson Samuel Hodgdon A list of armorer's tools essentially necessary for a Regiment.
May 6, 1794 Tents for Voorhees's Recruits John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Ensign Voorhees's recruits are travelling from Trenton to Philadelphia so Capt. Kersey should be furnished eight common tents, tent poles, and pins.
September 8, 1794 Tent Poles for Kersey's Sick Men John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon should let Capt. [William] Kersey have tent poles and pins for the six tents used for sick men.
September 30, 1799 Rolled Iron for Sundry Uses Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Ames has asked Williams to supply the factory with 4500 pounds of rolled iron for side, tumbler, and screw pins for upper bands and land springs. He has produced samples of several sizes wanted which are enclosed with his statement and which should be forwarded to the armory at Springfield. It is essential that the sizes of the iron should comport with the samples.
June 1, 1796 Complaints Relative to Mr. Parish, Our Consul at Hamburgh Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Although he questions the merits of the complaints by the French Directory regarding John Parish as Consul at Hamburgh, Hamilton recommends that Parish be superseded with a kind letter to him. It is not worth antagonizing the French government over such a trivial matter.
March 28, 1795 Use of Supplies Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Money received was only a small amount of total required. Addressed cordage production for limited uses. Noted the liberal use of public money by Gen. Morgan.
July 24, 1798 Transport and Delivery of Stores Michael G. Houdin Samuel Hodgdon Discussed shipments of goods on the Sloop Sally sailing out of Albany, NY. Enclosed receipts for the cost of transportation and travel. Delivery of goods with speed was of most importance.
March 26, 1798 Estimate of Military Stores for a 22 Gun Ship of War Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of military stores for a ship of war carrying 22 guns, based on the usual allowance.
1798 Estimate of Military Stores for 16-gun Warship [not available] [not available] Estimate of military stores for a warship carrying sixteen 6 pound cannon.
July 21, 1795 Guns and the Progress on the Gun Carriages John Bryant Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed in the letter is a return for ordnance and stores for June 1795. Bryant found a significant amount of extra gun parts in perfect condition. The gun carriages are nearly all complete and Bryant wishes to know if the armorers are to clean the French arms on site or if he is to hire men.
September 12, 1799 Account for John King for the 11th Infantry Regiment William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Statement of articles furnished 11th Infantry Regiment at Elizabeth Town New Jersey upon order Colonel Ogden by John King contractor.
June 10, 1799 Abstract of articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens. [not available] [not available] Abstract of the articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens agent for the war department in New York in the month March 1799. Transmitted and signed by William Simmons accountant.
February 4, 1799 Audit of Expenditures at the Springfield Armory Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon An audit that includes the following entries for the years 1795-1798; total expenditures; muskets manufactured; muskets cleaned and repaired by new stocks, bayonets, ramrods, springs, and screw pins and repairing artillery carriages; and expenditures for buildings and machinery. Williams notes that it would be beneficial if Hodgdon inspected the works to determine whether any unnecessary...
April 14, 1797 Request for Supplies Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Vouchers for Le Boeuf enclosed. Notification that powder and lead held by Col. McClary was sold and stolen. The remainder will be sold to the Secretary of War only. Requests hoisting tackles and lignum vitae sheeves.
July 1, 1799 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies to Charleston, South Carolina James McHenry John Harris Directs shipping to Charleston, South Carolina of uniforms, accoutrements, camp items, and office supplies.
July 2, 1799 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies to 6th Regiment at Wilmington, NC James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of uniforms, accoutrements, arms, camp items, and office supplies for 6th Regiment at Wilmington, North Carolina. An attached note discusses the need for sending arms and gun worms to Wilmington & Charleston. This note is signed N. Jones, but is undated and unaddressed.
November 19, 1794 Invoice of goods purchased by Tench Francis for the Creek Indians and delivered James Seagrove Creek Indian Agent James Seagrove [not available] Invoice of goods purchased by Tench Francis for the Creek Indians and delivered James Seagrove Agent Indian Affairs Southern Department. Listed items are presents for the Creek Indians.
December 31, 1799 Estimation of Tools and Utensils On Hand David Ames [not available] Estimation of all tools and utensils on hand at the Armory in Springfield as returned by the Superintendent per his return, December 31st 1799.
1798 Stores Necessary for Equipping the Frigate for Algiers Unknown Author [not available] Statement of stores necessary for the equipment of the Frigate for Algiers.
1794 Account of Articles returned by the Militia on the late Expedition against the Insurgents. Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Stores, list of articles returned by the Militia after the expedition against the Whiskey Rebellion Insurgents.
August 27, 1787 Contracts for Cleaning & Repairing Arms, Provisions & Firewood William Price Henry Knox Discusses the execution of James Manon's contract to repair and clean 1000 stand of arms, and his partial payment in weapons. Advises Knox on what actions should be taken if further weapons are to be cleaned & repaired, and notes Manon's eagerness to do so, and at what price. Explains various materials needed for cleaning and repairing weapons. Refers to a contract for provisions, and a...
December 16, 1793 Henry Knox to President of United States George Washington: recommendations on locations of arsenals and magazines, development of a national arms industry, and return of ordnance, arms and military stores in possession of United States Henry Knox George Washington Included in this return are some recommendations regarding strategic location of magazines and arsenals across the United States and the importance of developing an arms industry in the United States. The state of returns he owes to the casual circumstances of the War for Independence. Principal locations: New London Virginia, Philadelphia, West Point on Hudson River and Springfield on...