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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 14, 1798 Prices for shot and shells John Godfrey Samuel Hodgdon Discusses prices for shot and shells.
June 28, 1799 Receipt for Round Shot Robert Gill [not available] Acknowledges receipt of 532 pounds of round shot agreeable to an order of the War Office for the use of the Navy Department.
April 10, 1798 12 Round Shot for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris "Be pleased to deliver to Lieutenant Charles Stewart 12 round shot [for] 12 pounders for the Frigate United States."
April 10, 1798 12 Round Shot 12 Pounder for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver 12 round shot 12 pounder to Lieutenant Charles Stewart for the frigate "United States."
June 12, 1797 Stores Wanted for Three Frigates. James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Military Stores wanted in the Requisitions of the Three Frigates.
April 10, 1798 12 Round Shot for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris "Be pleased to deliver to Lieutenant Charles Stewart 12 round shot [for] 12 pounders for the Frigate United States."
June 12, 1797 Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon McHenry provides a list of the military stores required for the three frigates and directs Hodgdon to determine what can be drawn from the stores of the United States and the locations where they are deposited.
July 16, 1798 Shot for the Algerian Brig and Schooners Timothy Pickering John Harris Harris is authorized to deliver to the order of the Secretary of State nine-pound round, eighteen-pound round, six-pound bar, nine-pound bar, twelve-pound bar, and eighteen-pound bar shot to be replaced or paid for out of the funds for the affair of the Barbary.
June 12, 1797 List of Stores Needed for Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is a list of the military stores required for three frigates. McHenry wants to know which part may be drawn from the military stores of the United States and where they are deposited.
June 23, 1797 Estimate of Arms and Armaments Costs [not available] Timothy Pickering Estimate of the costs of cannons, shot, and other ordnance.
May 8, 1798 Military Stores for the Ship of War "Ganges" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to Captain Richard Dale of the military ship "Ganges" the following military stores: powder for cannon and muskets in barrels and half-barrels, round shot of nine pounders, double-headed round shot, boxes of grapeshot for nine pounders in cannisters, musket cartridges, pistol cartridges, muskets with accoutrements, cutlasses with scabbards, boarding pikes, scabbards...
June 7, 1798 List of Stores for Capt. Frye Samuel Hodgdon Michael G. Houdin Houdin is asked to send a list of stores to Capt. [Frederick] Frye at Governors Island.
April 2, 1798 Return of Articles for Revenue Cutters John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Return of articles furnished from the Department of War for the use of Revenue Cutters.
April 15, 1796 Reports Activity with Medicine, Powder, and Military Stores George Fleming Samuel Hodgdon Received boxes of medicine for the engineers and artillerists. Has delivered some to Col. Rochefontaine, and he will probably send orders for the remainder within a few days. Encloses return of round shot. Requests assistance of Captain Williams to ascertain military store. Has removed the good powder from Fort Putnam to Fort Clinton, because the new magazine in Fort Putnam is not sufficient for...
April 4, 1799 Requests Field Ammunition for the Laboratory Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Requests shot for field ammunition for the laboratory in specific outlined sizes. Must be perfectly round and smooth.
May 10, 1794 Requested Shipment Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Requested 9 eigtheen pounders and their carriages be shipped to Norfolk, VA to Capt. Hannah or Maj. Bedinger. Also requested shot, powder, and cartridge papers.
December 9, 1797 Request for Delivery of Shot or Grapeshot James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs issue of shot or grape shot.
December 11, 1797 Request for Information Regarding Frigate Armament Josiah Fox Tench Francis Letter, asks for information regarding the arming of frigates.
December 13, 1800 Gauging the Caliber of 24 Pounders George Fleming Samuel Hodgdon Fleming discusses, at length, the appropriate caliber for 24 pounders, noting that the French allow for windage in calibrating their pieces.
November 26, 1798 Receipt for Ordinance of the Algerian Brig and Two Schooners Timothy Pickering [not available] Acknowledges receipt of round shot and bar shot for six pounders, nine pounders, twelve pounders, and eighteen pounders, agreeable to an order from the War Office, for the use of the Algerian brig and two schooners, to be paid for by the Secretary of State.
May 16, 1798 List of military stores wanting for the Frigate United States [not available] [not available] Contains a list of military stores wanting for the frigate USS United States, part on hand, part fabricating, and remainder to be procured. Includes ammunition, cutlasses, boarding pikes.
June 21, 1794 Shipment of Supplies Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Ammunition shipped via J. Henderson's wagon. Authorization to retain horse as public property.
December 16, 1797 Delivery of Shot for Ship Bound for East Indies James McHenry [not available] Grape shot and nine pound shot to be delivered, storekeeper to be paid.
1797 Estimate of Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of stores for frigates on hand which need to be repaired or replenished, as well as what needs to be procured.
May 22, 1799 List of Stores for Captain Elliot's Laboratory Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry List of stores under order for the laboratory under Captain Elliot. Eliot will provide the dimensions of the shot and superintend the casting.