Viewing 1–25 of 51 documents: "screw augurs"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 12, 1798 Request for Issue of a 24-Pounder Elevating Screw Timothy Pickering John Harris Directs issue of an elevating screw for a gun carriage being repaired.
December 5, 1798 Orders to Deliver Partial Order Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to begin immediate packing of goods for a waiting wagon.
November 7, 1791 Building a Flat, Etc. John Armstrong Samuel Hodgdon It seems proper to employ some person to build a flat which will be much needed since the river will not be fordable for the remainder of the season. Should Hodgdon think it proper to send two sawyers with tools and one or two mechanics, Armstrong will superintend the building of one. The grindstone at Fort Washington is not very large and will in one month be worn out so a new one should be sent...
January 30, 1796 Following Prices are Fixed by the Secretary of War for a Stand of Arms John Stagg William Simmons Describes and fixes prices for arms to be sold or reimbursement.
February 4, 1799 Audit of Expenditures at the Springfield Armory Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon An audit that includes the following entries for the years 1795-1798; total expenditures; muskets manufactured; muskets cleaned and repaired by new stocks, bayonets, ramrods, springs, and screw pins and repairing artillery carriages; and expenditures for buildings and machinery. Williams notes that it would be beneficial if Hodgdon inspected the works to determine whether any unnecessary...
March 12, 1800 Duplicate Returns for the Quarter Master Stores in February 1800 [not available] [not available] Returns of Quartermaster stores for month of February 1800 from the War Department of Tennessee, specifically at Southwest Point. Includes an order for black velvet for making a pall.
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.
December 31, 1799 Estimation of Tools and Utensils On Hand David Ames [not available] Estimation of all tools and utensils on hand at the Armory in Springfield as returned by the Superintendent per his return, December 31st 1799.
December 15, 1792 Request to send articles to New Brunswick New Jersey for recruits of Captain Bezaleel Howe Company John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Request to send articles to New Brunswick New Jersey for recruits of Captain Bezaleel Howe Company under command of Ensign Andrew McClary. Items include muskets; bayonet belts; scabbards; cartridge boxes; sergeant's swords and belts; brushes and prickers; screw drivers; bullet screws; canteens and straps; fife cases; knapsack; haversacks.
June 10, 1799 Abstract of articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens. [not available] [not available] Abstract of the articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens agent for the war department in New York in the month March 1799. Transmitted and signed by William Simmons accountant.
December 4, 1798 Delivery of Tools James McHenry John Harris Orders to purchase of shovels, spades, carpenter tools, etc
April 19, 1799 Discusses Contract for Musketry with William Lane Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Requests musket supplies for the military store as soon as possible. William Lane, an experience workman, will provide all necessary cannon balls and will deliver to Rhode Island without any additional expense.
December 12, 1800 Request for Issue of Arms & Accoutrements for Philadelphia Recruiter Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of arms & accoutrements for use by recruiter in the city of Philadelphia.
December 12, 1800 Request for Issue of Military Articles for Use in Recruiting at Carlisle Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of clothing, equipment, & musical instruments for the use of the recruiting service at Carlisle.
September 30, 1799 Rolled Iron for Sundry Uses Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Ames has asked Williams to supply the factory with 4500 pounds of rolled iron for side, tumbler, and screw pins for upper bands and land springs. He has produced samples of several sizes wanted which are enclosed with his statement and which should be forwarded to the armory at Springfield. It is essential that the sizes of the iron should comport with the samples.
June 12, 1798 Request for Issue of Weapons & Tools to a Grenadier Company Timothy Pickering John Harris Directs issue of muskets, cartridge boxes, and tools for a grenadier company.
April 11, 1799 Regarding Manufacture & Inspection of New-Pattern Cartridge Boxes James McHenry Jeremiah Wadsworth Discusses the manufacture and inspection of a large number of new-pattern cartouche boxes and belts.
March 1794 Military and Quartermaster's Stores at Pittsburgh Clement Biddle [not available] This is the return of the military and quartermaster's stores at Pittsburgh intended for the detachment destined for the western frontier.
January 27, 1799 Concerning military supplies and clothing Amos Stoddard Samuel Hodgdon Acknowledges that he has received an invoice of arms and clothing, including seventeen knapsacks and canteens not inserted in the invoice. Notes that some of the clothing - particularly the shirts, overalls, and blankets - got wet and may be damaged.
August 31, 1792 Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians.
May 11, 1798 Estimate of Quartermaster Supplies for Army of 20,000 Men Samuel Hodgdon [not available] A thorough estimate of the supplies needed for an army of 20,000 men, not counting contingent expenses such as repairs, transportation, etc.
April 16, 1790 Morrow's Account and Wolfe's Demands William Price Henry Knox James Morrow has submitted the enclosed account for repairing the carriages and camp kettles. The invalid soldier called Christian Wolfe, who departed earlier without permission, has returned claiming that he is owed provisions and clothing.
October 14, 1797 Invoice of public stores Samuel Hodgdon William R. Boote Invoice of public stores forwarded to Trenton, addressed to Major Peter Hunt, to then be forwarded to Ensign Boote in New Brunswick. Includes French muskets, wooden canteens, and screwdrivers.
March 3, 1799 Invoice of cannon implements at the Garrison in Portland. Amos Stoddard [not available] Inventory includes cannon, ammunition, and powder. Signed by Captain Amos Stoddard of 2d Regiment of Artillery and Engineers.
May 10, 1797 Delivery of Carpentry Items James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver carpenter tools to Capt Elliott's company.