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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 27, 1799 Discusses Bayonet Scabbards, Cartouche Boxes Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens Reports that the bayonet scabbards under Baren Steubens have not been used for a long time. Discusses the care for such scabbards. Wonders if appearance is important. Describes the latest cartouche boxes. Asks Stevens to consult with General Hamilton and try to correct his opinion.
January 15, 1799 Instructions for Inspection of New Swords, Scabbards, & Belts James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Informs Wadsworth of arrangements to inspect an order of new swords, scabbards, and belts. Asks Wadsworth to act as middleman in communicating this to the contractors.
April 16, 1800 Swords, Scabbards, & Belts at Middle Town, Etc. Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Williams has received a letter from Nathan Starr advising that the swords, scabbards, and belts fabricated by his father are still in his possession at Middle Town.
November 4, 1800 Proposal for furnishing knapsacks, bayonet belts, bayonet scabbards, gunslings Jones & Kinsey Samuel Hodgdon Procurement proposal for accoutrements -- knapsacks, bayonet belts & scabbards, and gunslings.
April 28, 1800 Notification of Payment William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Messr. Buell and Greenleaf were paid for cavalry swords, scabbards, and belts which they manufactured in Hartford, CT.
April 26, 1800 Certification of payment; Messrs. A. Buel and D. Greenleaf for manufacture of cavalry swords, scabbards, and belts at Hartford Connecticut William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $133.40 to Messrs. A. Buel and D. Greenleaf for manufacture of cavalry swords, scabbards, and belts at Hartford Connecticut, agreeably to contract with Department of War.
October 8, 1798 Receipt of money advanced for manufacturing of cavalry swords Nathan Starr [not available] Receipt of $3500 advanced for manufacturing of 2000 cavalry swords with scabbards and belts at Middletown Connecticut.
July 24, 1798 Request for Issue of Arms & Accoutrements for Bucks County James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of 75 muskets, with accompanying cartridge boxes and bayonets with scabbards, to a resident of Bucks County.
June 22, 1798 Request for Issue of Weapons & Equipment for Fort Mifflin Garrison James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of knapsacks, haversacks, bayonet scabbards, and sergeants' swords & sword belts for the garrison at Fort Mifflin.
November 9, 1799 Certification of payment; Robert Orr, Springfield Massachusetts for inspecting and proving swords, belts, scabbards William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $43.75 to Robert Orr, Springfield Massachusetts for inspecting and proving swords, belts, scabbards made by Nathan Starr, Middleton Connecticut and for inspecting pistol barrels made by Simon North, Berlin Connecticut.
April 28, 1800 Account for Majors Buell and Greenleaf, Cavalry Swords William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Major Buel and Major Greenleaf paid for one thousand cavalry swords with their scabbards and belts manufactured by them at Hartford Connecticut.
February 20, 1799 Samuel Lewis receipt of William Simmons for transmittal to Nathan Starr of Middletown, Connecticut for manufacture of cavalry swords Samuel Lewis [not available] Lewis received $9700 to be transmitted to Nathan Starr of Middletown Connecticut for manufacture and delivery of 2000 cavalry swords, with scabbards and belts.
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...
December 31, 1798 Nathan Starr receipt to Chauncey Whittlesay for manufacture of cavalry swords Nathan Starr [not available] Starr received $2000 from accountant of War Department by hands of Chauncey Whittlesey for manufacture and delivery of 2000 cavalry swords with scabbards and belts complete.
June 27, 1799 Receipt for Funds to be Transmitted to Nathan Starr Samuel Lewis William Simmons Receipt of Samuel Lewis for money received from William Simmons to be transmitted to Nathan Starr of Middletown Connecticut as payment for the manufacture of swords, scabbards, belts, and chests.
October 6, 1800 Delivery of Uniforms, Accoutrements for 4th Regiment of Infantry Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, arms, for 4th Regiment of Infantry.
September 20, 1800 Sundries to be Delivered for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Infantry Regiments Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Sundries to be delivered to John Wilikins, Quarter Master General for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Infantry Regiments.
October 11, 1800 Delivery of Swords, Belts for Fourth Regiment of Infantry Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of swords, belts, etc. for Fourth Regiment of Infantry.
June 4, 1793 Requests Shipment of Articles for Recruits of John Breck in Elkton, Maryland John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of State requests shipment to Ensign John Breck items for cavalry recruits: dragoon coats, vests, valises, swords, belts, scabbards, knapsacks.
April 25, 1794 Equipage for Captain Kersey John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to deliver to Capt. William Kersey a list of articles to include muskets; bayonets; bayonet belts; bayonet scabbards; cartridge boxes; cartridge box belts; screwdrivers; ball screws; brushes and pickers; tents.
May 8, 1798 List of Military Stores for the War Ship Ganges James McHenry John Harris Orders for Harris to deliver military stores to Captain Richard Dale of the ship of war Ganges.
September 1, 1798 Shipment of Supplies and Quality John Henry Samuel Hodgdon Henry acknowledged receipt of notification that supplies for his company were en route. Noted the quality of supplies received in previous order were of the worst possible condition.
February 22, 1799 Making Cartouche Boxes and Belts William Laws Samuel Hodgdon Laws agrees to make any quantity of cartouche boxes and belts agreeable to the listed specifications.
April 24, 1798 Clothing and Stores Have Arrived, Etc. Samuel Dyson Samuel Hodgdon The clothing and stores have arrived and are agreeable to the invoice although the bayonets are without scabbards. Apparently a mistake was made in preparing them for shipping.
July 13, 1796 Swords Available for $7.50 Each D. Gamble James McHenry In the extract Gamble discusses a group of young men who were forming themselves into a volunteer troop of horse [cavalry]. Gamble imported complete horseman's hangars and iron scabbards for them but, due to a mistunderstanding about the choice of officers, they will probably not be formed and many swords remain on hand that can be bought for $7.50 each.