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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 16, 1796 Notification of Returns John Davis Samuel Hodgdon Returns of Quartermaster stores to be delivered.
April 25, 1800 Abstracts of Stores Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig sends abstracts of stores to Samuel Hodgdon, notes some errors in previous invoices and returns.
August 3, 1792 Regulations for receiving and distributing public materials Henry Knox Unknown Recipient The organization of the Legions having been decided upon, Secretary Knox outlines regulations to govern the distribution of materials from the military stores.
May 4, 1787 Forwarding of Ordnance and Stores Returns William Price Henry Knox Forwards various ordnance and stores records, along with an account of stores sold to James Manon.
July 7, 1788 Stores and Wagons William Price Henry Knox Following the instructions in Knox's letter of June 9, Price has delivered to Mrs. Randal the articles she wanted, to the amount of one pound sixteen shillings. Wagons can be easily procured; Price asks how many two horse wagons are allowed the company and whether they must be hired by the day. Price sends by the bearer, Ensign Jefferd, returns of ordnance and quartermasters stores for June.
November 6, 1788 Forwarding Receipt for Uniforms William Price Henry Knox Agreeable to Knox's request, Price forwards receipts for 134 suits of uniforms. Sends returns for ordnance and quartermasters stores for July through October. Reports damage due to structures on Constitution Island due to strong winds.
November 5, 1786 Stores for West Point William Price Henry Knox Price has contracted thirty cords of wood thus far and sends an estimate for wood for the winter, anticipating higher prices. Price arranged an inspection of barrels of powder which were in New Windsor and has made a return. He encloses a return of ordnance and quartermasters stores. Mr. Morrow has been discharged.
December 31, 1796 I Need Additional Pay to Support Myself, Etc. Michael G. Houdin Samuel Hodgdon Amidst a discussion of a number of supply matters, Houdin entreats Hodgdon to make his case before Congress for additional pay without which he will find it difficult to support himself. He also wants Hodgdon to forward his salary for the previoius three monthd of the current year.
January 18, 1793 Invoice of Stores Received Isaac Craig Henry Knox Encloses return of ordnance and military stores. Mentions Major Burbeck. Has made return of Quarter Master stores to Colonel O'Hara.
December 9, 1796 Bills, Stores Shipped, Returns of Stores Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig acknowledges the receipt of money from Hodgdon. Craig informs Hodgdon that a general return of ordinance, hospital stores, and quartermaster stores has been forwarded to the Secretary at War.
December 16, 1796 Bills and Vouchers Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig forwards vouchers of issues of provisions to Hodgdon along with a general return of stores.
March 2, 1789 Engaging a Cooper from Boston William Price Henry Knox Price submits returns of ordnance and quartermasters stores for February. There is a cooper in Boston, formerly a sergeant in Colonel Crane's regiment, who wants to reenlist. West Point is in need of a cooper who is in the permanent employ of the government. Price asks if he should be engaged for one, two, or three years; he will send for the cooper as soon as Knox replies. A cooper is needed by...
March 31, 1789 Return of Ordnance and Quartermasters Stores William Price Henry Knox Sends return of ordnance and quartermaster stores for the month of March care of Timothy Ketcham.
June 4, 1788 Enclosed Returns and Receipts, Order in Favor of James Morrow, Account of Captain Molly William Price Henry Knox Encloses returns of ordnance and quartermasters stores. Also sends duplicate receipts for the $146 for the transportation of men and stores from New York to Pennsylvania. Price has drawn an order on Knox in favor of James Morrow for $65. Also included is an account for the maintenance of Captain Molly for forty-eight weeks, to be presented by Mrs. Randal who is currently taking care of her.
February 15, 1793 A Report on Returns of Ordnance, Clothing and Stores Isaac Craig Henry Knox Reports on returns of ordnance, clothing and stores.
July 2, 1789 Hired a Cooper, Airing the Powder William Price Henry Knox Price received Knox's letter of June 5. He has begun airing the powder and engaged a cooper at the rate of 3 pounds per month and one ration per day. He was unable to hire a cooper until June 22. Price has engaged hoop poles, which will need to be paid three months from the date he hired the cooper. He encloses returns of ordnance and quartermasters stores.
March 5, 1790 Forwarding Returns of Ordnance and Stores William Price Henry Knox Forwards the Returns of Ordnance and Quartermaster Stores for the month of February to the Secretary at War.
November 13, 1799 Monthly Returns for Quarter Master Stores David Henley James McHenry Forwards monthly returns of Quartermaster stores to US troops for September and October 1799.
February 9, 1797 Bills No. 76 in Favor of John Seall for Expenses of Quartermasters Office John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Wilkins issued bill no. 76 to pay for expenses of Quartermasters Department.
May 17, 1794 Transport of Stores Henry Knox Isaac Craig Request stores at Pittsburgh be forwarded to Fort Washington immediately.
December 12, 1799 Alterations at Posts to be Submitted with Returns, Etc. John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon has directed that when alterations are made at any of the posts, the documents associated with them should accompany the returns. Wilkins points out that when transfers are made from one post to another the associated vouchers cannot be produced immediately for the returns. Wilkins directs Quartermasters as to how to set up their books. General returns from the western posts are enclosed.
June 2, 1789 Requests Permission to Begin Airing Powder William Price Henry Knox Price would like to begin airing the powder by the 15th of the month. West Point is in need of a cooper and four thousan hoop poles to complete the process of airing the powder and putting it into barrels. If there were any way to avoid hiring a cooper, Price would not ask to hire one, but there is no man at his post who knows how to set a hoop. Price believes that if he can start by the 15th and...
November 23, 1796 Concerning the Delivery of Stores & Medicines for Transport to Knoxville James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of stores and medicines to Samuel Hodgden, for transport to Knoxville. Subscript by Hodgden, asking that the above be delivered to Colonel Henry's wagoner.
February 22, 1795 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig forwards to Samuel Hodgdon a general return of stores, an abstract of expenditures in the Quartermasters Department, and a statement regarding the whiskey ration.
May 4, 1789 Morrow's Account Closed, Cost of Transporting Troops and Stores to Reading, Pennsylvania William Price Henry Knox Having received Knox's letter of April 1, Price has closed Morrow's account for repairing and cleaning stands of arms, and he encloses a duplicate receipt for the same. Price forwards by Ketchum some stores that Knox requested. He encloses an account of the money received and expended in transporting stores and men from New York and West Point to Reading, Pennsylvania, with receipts from Captain...