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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 7, 1800 Delivery of Saddle and Bridle Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of saddle and bridle to James Miller, agent, for use of the Quarter Master General.
March 4, 1799 Inquiry into Purchasing New Type of Saddle James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Discusses the possible purchase of a supply of a new pattern of saddle.
March 9, 2000 Horse, Saddle, & Bridle for Mr. Crosby John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Request to provide Mc. Crosby with a horse, saddle, and bridle so he can travel on public business.
March 21, 1797 Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter, directs delivery of saddle, etc. to General Wilkinson.
November 6, 1795 Horse, Saddle, and Bridle for Henry Abeel Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon Since Henry Abeel is returning to his own country, Pickering wants him decently equipped with a horse, saddle, and bridle. The horse should be one of the hardiest on hand and well shod. When the horse is selected, the saddle should be fitted exactly to the horse with the proper amount of stuffing.
May 30, 1792 Saddle for Wayne's Wagoner Constant Freeman William Knox Knox is directed to furnish General [Anthony] Wayne's wagoner with a common saddle.
April 12, 1800 Request for Issue of Bridle and Saddle to Quartermaster's Agent James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of a bridle and saddle to an agent of the quartermaster general.
August 12, 1796 Horse, bridle, and saddle James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Letter, mentions horse, bridle and saddle for Stephen Hillis
April 17, 1792 Saddle & Bridle for Davidson John Stagg William Knox Stagg directs Knox to let Lt. Davidson of the Cavalry have a saddle and bridle of those now in store, taking his receipt.
October 14, 1794 Saddle, Bridle, & Cartridges for Reynolds John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War wants Hodgdon to furnish James Reynolds, the express rider, with a saddle and bridle to replace the old ones he brought with him. He also will need a few pistol cartridges.
April 13, 1796 Requests Cost to Outfit a Dragoon Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Requests a list of prices for articles needed to equip a dragoon, including saddle, bridle, pistol, etc. Seeks a rough estimate for a company of cavalry.
December 7, 1800 Saddler at Williamsport [not available] [not available] Bill for saddle work done in Williamsport for General Wilkinson.
May 10, 1793 Captain Prior's Expenses Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Encloses Captain Prior's duplicate receipt for horse, saddle, and bridal, used to attend Wabash Indians on return to their country.
April 11, 1794 More Equipage for Lieutenant Campbell Smith Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon In addition to what has already been requested for Lieutenant Campbell Smith, he needs horse saddle and bridle holsters and pistols.
January 7, 1793 Requests Use of Horse from Public Store for Dr. Strang John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Secretary of War requests delivery of horse from public store with saddle and bridle to Dr. Strang, who will be in town on public business.
January 5, 1793 Requests Delivery of horse, bridle, and saddle to McClary John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Stagg conveys Secretary of War request for delivery of horse, bridle, and saddle to McClary.
February 8, 1796 Documents Stolen N. Rochester Samuel Hodgdon Saddle bags of courier were broken into, and bills stolen. Advises suspending payment of bills in order to foil "villains" who stole bills during transport.
November 2, 1792 Return of Wagons, Horses, and Oxen James O'Hara Henry Knox Return of wagons, horses, and oxen at western posts. Distinguishes between wagon horses, pack horses, and saddle horses.
June 22, 1791 Shipment of Goods to Pittsburg Unknown Author Samuel Hodgdon In this unsigned copy of document to Samuel Hodgdon, author informs that Mr Colesworthy, the bearer of this letter, sets off for Pittsburg next day. Discusses purchase of mare, bridle, saddle, saddle bags, and various shipments of stores. Has been so busy, has not been able to make out the returns. Some cavalry bridles are missing. Provides a detail of principal articles, to include horseman and...
August 2, 1792 Regarding the duties of bearer, Mr. Henley Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Mentions the bearer as Mr. Henley, who goes forward to serve with Army as conductor of military stores. He is to deliver to Craig a horse, saddle, bridle, and cloth. Pays respects to Mrs. Craig, the General's family, and all friends.
July 10, 1793 Discusses Horses James O'Hara James Wilkinson Refers to guide for the movement of the army and Wilkinson's superior knowledge of the local area. Worries that articles will fall short. Has instructed wagon masters at Fort Hamilton how to care for horses and oxen in their charge. Seeks approval for saddle horses. Discusses sending pack horses to Fort Hamilton with corn.
May 13, 1788 Affidavit of John Kumel Jeremiah Wool Unknown Recipient Affidavit of John Kumel regarding a horse stolen from John Story.
April 1, 1791 Purchase Supplies Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Orders to purchase items on enclosed list at lowest price possible.
November 19, 1787 John Pierce discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell John Pierce Joseph Howell John Pierce informs Joseph Howell that a trunk full of Andrew Dunscomb's papers will arrive on the sloop Adventure. Captain has the key.
August 22, 1789 Indian Attacks Robert Johnson John Adams Letter gives detailed account of Indian attacks and the resulting defense by U.S. troops.