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October 14, 1800 Letter Signed, Samuel Hodgdon to Israel Whelen Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase and deposit of tools for Harper's Ferry.
July 26, 1798 Delivery of Tools James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver tools to Knoxville.
August 20, 1798 [Inventory of Tools wanted for the Armoury to be established at Harpers Ferry on the Potomac in Virginia] Joseph Perkin [not available] Lists items required to stock Harper's Ferry armory.
July 26, 1798 Delivery of Files, Tools, etc. James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver tools to Pittsburgh.
May 15, 1798 Producing New Files, Etc. David Ames Samuel Hodgdon The iron and stocks have come to hand but there are 25 less stocks than expected and 152 are knotty or cracked and unfit for use. Ames mentioned to the Secretary of War that a file cutter should be employed to cut over the old files. There are many files now on hand so new ones can be produced at Springfield making it unnecessary to purchase them. A good faithful man should be sent for that...
June 18, 1798 Files Offered for Sale Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon discusses files that are offered for sale at reasonable terms and recommends purchasing them for the new armory.
April 3, 1799 Notification of Shipment of Files for Harper's Ferry James McHenry John Harris Notification of incoming shipment of files, and order for them to be forwarded to Harper's Ferry.
December 31, 1799 Estimation of the Value of Gun Barrels David Ames [not available] Estimation of the value of gun barrels burst in proving, scrap iron, old files and turned into the public store since December 31st 1798.
June 3, 1799 Request by John Nicholson for Anvil, Vise, and Flat Files Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry John Nicholson requests an anvil, vise, and flat files for work. The vise is in the public store and the anvil and flat files must be purchased.
March 21, 1794 Delivery of Files & Powder Michael Jones Samuel Hodgdon Jones received from Charles Anderson, wagoner, one box of sixty dozen assorted files and from Alex White nineteen barrels of powder, without invoice.
March 26, 1800 Armorer's Tools Necessary for a Regiment John Nicholson Samuel Hodgdon A list of armorer's tools essentially necessary for a Regiment.
March 21, 1794 Supplies Arrived Michael Jones Samuel Hodgdon Jones acknowledges receipt of powder and files from Charles Anderson and Alexander White.
November 21, 1796 Loss of Steel & Large Files, Etc. Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon The articles forwarded in response to Holt's last requisition have arrived except for 24 pounds of steel and fifteen large files. The steel must have been lost during the passage from Philadelphia to Manchester because the quantity delivered corresponded to the receipt the wagoner gave in Manchester. Enclosed is a letter from Adam Bowser on the stoppage of pay during the time of sickness.
April 2, 1799 Requests Drums and Fifes, Files Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Reports possession of drums and fifes; requests more. Requests files for Harper's Ferry.
October 25, 1798 Expenses Related to Courts Martial James McHenry William Simmons Simmons should examine his files regarding expenses for officers who have served on courts martial as members, witnesses, etc. so as to ascertain the appropriate per diem expense allowances for these officers.
June 3, 1799 Request for Issue of Anvil & Vise to Arms Inspector James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of an anvil and bench vise for use by John Nicholson, Arms Inspector.
June 24, 1796 Transportation of Indian Goods, Request for Supplies Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon None of the Indian goods and private stores of A. Wayne have arrived at post. Requested files for armourers and blacksmiths.
July 8, 1800 Purchase of hand tools, iron and artillery hats Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase of hand tools, iron, and Artillery hats.
June 24, 1800 Purchase and deposit of supplies for armory at Harper's Ferry, Virginia Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Letter, directs purchase and deposit of supplies for armory at Harper's Ferry, Virginia [West Virginia].
March 25, 1796 Reports Visit of William Clark; Requests Returns and Pay Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon Submits returns for needed articles via William Clark. Clark will go to Fredericksburg to seek to recruit a new file cutter to recast their files. If he succeeds, they won't need the files requested in the return. Requests other articles as soon as possible, perhaps by water to Richmond. Clark will present an order for his pay for January, February, and March, deducting whatever money was given...
April 11, 1793 Estimate of Money wanted for Quartermaster's Department for 1793 Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of money wanted in the Quarter Masters Department to purchase the listed supplies for the year 1793. Indicates estimated amounts of each item required for the year.
December 21, 1793 Money; Requested Supplies Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Has applied for money requested and has no doubt of receiving it. Is sorry the Army has made so little progress-the season was too far advanced. Has shipped nail rods. Files will go shortly. Stationary will remain until Craig arrives at Philadelphia. The newspapers have renewed. Will forward.
January 1800 Returns of Quarter Master's Stores issued in the month of January at the Post of Southwest Points Tennessee [not available] [not available] Returns of Quartermaster stores for month of January 1800 from the War Department of Tennessee, specifically at Southwest Point. This includes receipt of a horse for the use of an agent for the Indian Department in the Cherokee Nation
November 12, 1800 Duplicate Returns Issued in the Month of October for the Quarter Masters' Stores [not available] [not available] Returns issued in month of October Department of War in Tennessee at Southwest Point post
November 4, 1790 [Unknown; No Document] Josiah Harmar Arthur St. Clair No image files