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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 5, 1785 Renting the Public Buildings at Carlisle General William Irvine Samuel Hodgdon General Irvine agrees to rent public buildings according to the conditions proposed by the Commissioner of Military Stores with the understanding that he can purchase them at a later date if the public should not want them.
January 25, 1785 Occupation of Public Buildings at Carlisle Samuel Hodgdon General William Irvine Hodgdon explains to General Irvine his conditions for the occupation of the public buildings at Carlisle.
November 3, 1791 Request for Estimate Henry Knox Isaac Craig Request estimate of possible revenue from sale of building materials used to construct new magazine and stores buildings.
June 22, 1798 Survey of the Public Buildings at Carlisle Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon recommends a survey of the public buildings at Carlisle by professional men and an estimate of the cost of repairing the buildings that need it.
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.
May 24, 1787 Sale of Damaged Powder William Price Henry Knox Several persons have inquired about the possible sale of damaged powder but would not name a price they might pay. They also want to know if it will be offered at a public or private sale.
July 20, 1798 Bill of Sale for the Public Horse Samuel Hodgdon Francis Preston Enclosed is the bill of sale for the public horse in the keeping of Preston's brother.
March 3, 1785 Renting Public Buildings at Carlisle Samuel Hodgdon General William Irvine Hodgdon explains his proposal for the leasing of public buildings to General Irvine.
August 23, 1784 Sale of Powder Donaldson Yeates Samuel Hodgdon Discusses sale of powder in the U.S. military stores.
April 24, 1784 Sale of deceased officer's estate Samuel Hodgdon Colonel Magaw Discusses the sale of a deceased officer's estate at Carlisle that seems to have become public property.
August 13, 1798 Request to Deliver James McHenry Aaron Chamberlain Letter, directs public buildings and property at Portland to be delivered to Captain Amos Stoddert.
September 23, 1796 Sale of Jackets and Trousers Isaac Craig James McHenry Craig will publish public advertisement of sale of round jackets and trousers for "ready money" in October.
April 20, 1793 Addressing the Inquiry About the Public Buildings Alexander Hamilton Samuel Hodgdon Hamilton directs Hodgdon to look into an inquiry about the public buildings which he presumes were built for the War Department and which should be the subject of regular consultation between the Secretary of War and himself.
March 19, 1794 Regarding irons, carriages, buildings, and cartridge boxes Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon Holt discusses a number of concerns relative to irons, carriages, buildings, and cartridge boxes.
November 12, 1800 Regarding contracts for sale of sulphur Samuel Dexter Samuel Cobb Dexter refers to the sale of sulphur. Mentions obtaining correct information on the quantity on hand in the public stores. Says there is so much now in the present circumstances that it is unnecessary to contract for the purchase of more.
August 1, 1794 No Temporary Buildings John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War [Knox] does not approve Hodgdon's proposal of erecting temporary buildings for the infant armory because the public cannot afford the extra expense.
August 9, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Wilkins, Jr. Simmons requests an account current from Wilkins. Simmons also indicates that the account needs to reflect the recent sale of public property.
February 24, 1796 Request for Information William Simmons George Fleming In response to Fleming's letter, the Secretary of War requests a return of the public buildings at West Point, and an estimate of requisitions made by Rochefontaine.
June 26, 1799 Requests Direction for Indian Affairs, Stolen Horses David Henley James McHenry The Indians have sent 18 horses in response to previous requests after issues with theft. Requests advice about how to proceed. The usual practice is a public sale, but requests permission and direction.
March 19, 1794 Cartridge Boxes, Etc. Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon Holt discusses a number of concerns relative to irons, carriages, buildings, and cartridge boxes.
August 3, 1799 Purchase of Land James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Land for and construction of laboratory and arsenal near Philadelphia
July 18, 1799 Employment for John Kincaid Samuel Hodgdon General William Irvine John Kincaid has no immediate employment so it was suggested he see Captain Elliot about assisting with the erection of public buildings in Philadelphia. However, he was not interested and is returning to Carlisle.
August 24, 1799 Estimate of the Expenses in Repairing the Public Buildings at Carlisle Unknown Author [not available] Estimate of the expenses both as to materials and workmanship in repairing the public puildings at Carlisle, August 24, 1799
August 12, 1784 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Donaldson Yeates CITATION Only. Cited in Yeates to Hodgdon, 08/23/1784 Discussed the sale of the gun powder in the public stores of the United States.
August 14, 1784 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Donaldson Yeates CITATION Only. Cited in Yeates to Hodgdon, 08/23/1784. Discussed the sale of the gun powder in the public stores of the United States.