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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 22, 1798 Enclosed Returns of Ordnance and Military Stores William Littlefield Samuel Hodgdon Notification of enclosed returns of ordnance, military stores, quartermaster stores.
September 11, 1793 Instructions and Stores Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Encloses returns of clothing for frontier. No more stores to be sent to Georgia.
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.
February 15, 1793 A Report on Returns of Ordnance, Clothing and Stores Isaac Craig Henry Knox Reports on returns of ordnance, clothing and stores.
February 16, 1796 Notification of Returns John Davis Samuel Hodgdon Returns of Quartermaster stores to be delivered.
February 9, 1787 Enclosed returns for stores John Pierce Colonel Walker The Commissioner of Army Accounts encloses to Colonel Walker the returns related to the charges for various stores delivered to Mr. Nourse in 1782.
February 15, 1795 Account Balance of Military Stores Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Returns and accounts of military stores discussed. Missing muskets location addressed.
November 3, 1787 October Returns Forwarded William Price Henry Knox Informs the Secretary at War that he has forwarded to Mr. Duncan the returns of ordnance and quartermaster stores for October 1787.
October 14, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Bishop Simmons reiterates his earlier request for original returns. These returns pertain to the accounts of James Little.
July 13, 1792 Regular Returns and Transport of Powder Henry Knox Isaac Craig Advised regular communication on returns and ordered all powder to be encased in barrel to protect canvas from injury.
February 23, 1793 Receipt of Letters and Returns Henry Knox Isaac Craig Knox acknowledges receipt of letters and returns of stores, and of articles forwarded to several posts and issues at Pittsburg.
January 25, 1793 Returns of Ordnance and Military Stores; the Matter of Craig's Compensation Henry Knox Isaac Craig Received returns of ordnance and military stores. Asks for monthly returns. Addresses Craig's rate of compensation. Does not believe Craig entitled to separate compensation for erection of block houses at Pittsburg. Notes that a public officer should have a fixed and known compensation.
March 28, 1800 General Orders: Regulations Governing the Transmission of Returns William North [not available] North transmits General Orders related to Major General Hamilton's regulations governing officers in the transmission of their different returns.
March 24, 1784 Returns Mandated by Congress Samuel Hodgdon Timothy Pickering Discusses returns (probably of stores) mandated by Congress.
December 18, 1799 Reports Cherokee Accounts, Returns for Aug-Sept David Henley Samuel Hodgdon Will forward account of delivery of Cherokee goods according to the treaty. Has forwarded returns for August and September to the War Department with records of Quartermaster stores.
January 13, 1799 Returns of Military & Quartermaster's Stores George Fleming Samuel Hodgdon "I now enclose your returns of military and Quartermaster's stores issued at this garrison from the 1st of November 1798 to the 1st instant."
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.
March 12, 1799 Record Keeping Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Requests that in the future Craig should submit three general stores returns. Outlines what the returns should include and method of recording information .
August 3, 1799 Questions about Discrepancies in Accounts for Military Stores in Detroit Samuel Hodgdon Patrick McNiff Has examined his books on military supplies in Detroit and discovered a remarkable difference on state of stores with no explanation. Has examined returns from Rivardi and has questions: when did McNiff take official charge of stores? Can he explain for differences in accounts? Seeks monthly returns, quarterly accounts, and vouchers.Believes that the Secretary of War has been apprised of any...
October 25, 1799 Sundry returns from General Hamilton Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns from General Hamilton. Hamilton wishes particular attention be paid to Fort Niagara, which needs quarter master stores supplied without delay.
August 3, 1799 Statement of Differences Between Major Rivardi's Returns of Military and Quartermaster's Stores Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Seeks to compare balances of stores and charges between Rivaldi and McNiff, 1797-1798, and returns 1798-1799. Includes list of damaged items.
June 3, 1784 Stores on hand Timothy Pickering Joseph Carleton Discusses returns of stores on hand in the quartermaster's department. Indicates that some of the army's frontier posts are unoccupied.
March 31, 1786 Discussion of Ordnance & Stores Returns, Desertions, & Arms Cleaning Contract at West Point William Price Henry Knox Reports sending returns ordnance and stores for March; a certificate for cleaning arms was issued; and the desertion of two more recruits
December 26, 1798 Correcting Mistakes in My Returns John Bryant Samuel Hodgdon Bryant apologizes for the mistakes in his returns in which some articles are missing. He has a great many returns and many other papers to examine. Colonel Williams will soon help him examine his returns but he is certain that no articles have been taken out of the stores without a proper order.
July 22, 1799 Supplementing the Abstract of Returns Alexander Hamilton James McHenry The enclosed abstract shows that the returns are not complete due to imperfections in the forms (which will soon be remedied). The additional sources of pertinent information available in the War Department should therefore be forwarded to the Superintendant of Military Stores so that he can transmit the required amounts of clothing and other supplies.