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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 21, 1793 Allocation of Public Stores Charles Anderson Samuel Hodgdon Allocation of public stores discussed.
October 4, 1790 Regarding Receipt for Transport of Public Stores Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Letter, encloses receipt for transport of public stores.
November 15, 1800 Deposit in Public Stores Samuel Dexter Benjamin Lincoln Orders to deposit shot in public stores and to submit receipt for same.
December 12, 1800 Purchase of Liver Oil to Preserve Shoes in Public Stores Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase of liver oil to preserve shoes in public stores.
August 14, 1799 Questions about Hewit's Appointment over Public Stores Samuel Hodgdon Francis Gibson The Secretary of State has shown Hodgdon Gibson's letter. Wonders who Mr. Hewit is and how he has charge over public stores. Seeks to make Hewit accountable for these charges. Requests Gibson's presence at sale on Saturday to ascertain Hewit's private possessions and public store.
January 1, 1798 Enclosed List of Public Stores Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon List of public stores at Lamberton. Those soldiers given horses for the Western Expedition were not returning the animals and demanded pay for keeping them.
February 15, 1791 Directions to take charge of public stores at Fort Pitt Henry Knox Isaac Craig Order to take charge of all public stores, which shall be deposited at Fort Pitt.
March 12, 1790 John Gibbon solicits an appointment from Knox J. Gibbon Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment in public stores;
August 19, 1796 Record Keeping Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Attempting to ascertain how many stores in 1794 were in the public arsenal. Requests a return of stores received by Craig. Notification that Hodgdon was reappointed to receive and pay all bills.
July 8, 1792 Request for Removal of Remainder of Public Stores Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Asks for Knox to remove remainder of stores. Olney finds that a considerable inconvenience arises in superintending the deposits of public stores yet remaining in Rhode Island, which are principally in the state house cellar and powder magazine in Providence. Is desirous of being relieved from this service and the trust of the public stores.
February 24, 1793 Requests Money; Refers to Distribution of Public Goods James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon Requests money. Refers to the Secretary of War and the distribution of public property and the military and ordnance stores. Requests that Mr. Belli be paid.
August 25, 1798 Advice to McHenry on Providing Information to the President on Public Stores Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton gave "hint" to McHenry to provide the Commander-in-Chief with extensive information on the specific status of the public stores.
June 9, 1798 Preservation of the Health of Persons Working in the Public Stores Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon lists the articles needed to protect the health of the people working in the public stores during the summer months.
June 15, 1787 Regarding Examination of Military Stores in Rhode Island Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Letter, Regarding Examination of Military Stores in Rhode Island
January 17, 1800 Stores for the Ohio and the Mississippi, Etc. Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig reports to Samuel Hodgdon that stores for the Ohio and Mississippi are received. Craig also mentions the on-going business of settling the previous year's public transactions.
August 17, 1799 Reports State of Barracks at Carlisle with Possibility of Converting More Buildings Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Finds barracks and other buildings erected for public stores at Carlisle can be fitted to house 3 regiments and their officers. Contiguous buildings could be fit into barracks for another regiment if necessary. If this happens, other buildings will have to be fit for public stores, unless the stores are removed.
August 12, 1787 Regarding Examination of Military Stores in Rhode Island Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Letter, discusses examination of military stores.
March 24, 1797 Illness and Use of Stores Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Expressed regrets for Col. Butler, detained in Pittsburgh due to his ailing wife. Colonel Rochefontaine is under inquiry for his use of the public horses, and is generally unpopular.
August 2, 1792 Regulations for the receiving, distributing, and accounting for all public property designed for the Army of the United States War Department [not available] Lists regulations for departments within the War Department. Details what role each department fills.
December 1790 Discussion of Transport of Military Stores to West Point Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Letter, discusses transport of public stores to West Point.
December 22, 1799 Fencing Off the Public from the Water, Etc. Richard Parker Samuel Hodgdon Parker notes that there have been no stores received at Carlisle since his last return and not many delivered. The troops need cartridges and other articles which he will draw soon. Thomas Duncan is currently in the city and Parker thinks it would be a good time to buy the public land. Duncan is the attorney for the heirs of Wilson and has it in his power to settle the dispute. If it is not...
February 24, 1793 Accounts and Bank Notes James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon Deals with accounting information and expenses related to public stores.
January 30, 1797 Return of Public Stores and Request for Personal Items Stephen Rochefontaine Samuel Hodgdon Rochefontaine submits the return of public stores at West Point. He also requests that Hodgdon retrieve articles from a boarding house in Philadelphia and forward them to West Point.
February 25, 1800 Charges for Rent of Rooms in Warehouse for Deposit of Public Stores [not available] [not available] Payment for rent for rooms in warehouses for the deposit of public stores.
August 9, 1794 Account of the Public Stores Levi McClean Samuel Hodgdon McLean neglected to send an account of the public stores that he delivered to the Quartermaster and Contractor at Lancaster. A copy of the invoice is enclosed.