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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 19, 1796 Unauthorized allowances to sergeants at West Point William Simmons Stephen Rochefontaine Notifies Lt. Col. Rochefontaine that allowances made to sergeants in the Corps at West Point as sergeants-major and quartermaster sergeants are not authorized. Cited in Rochefontaine to Simmons, 11/25/1796.
September 28, 1798 Replacing Privates' Clothing with Sergeants' Clothing Samuel Hodgdon John Swan Hodgdon proposes sending sergeants' clothing in place of privates clothing which is in short supply. Though the clothing for sergeants is more expensive there is not much difference between the two.
November 28, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing, Flag & Paper for Recruiter Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of clothing for a sergeant and a flag for the recruiting service.
January 15, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing, Accoutrements & Swords James McHenry John Harris Delivery of uniform items, shoes, etc.
April 17, 1792 Cavalry Clothing for Sergeants John Stagg William Knox Knox is asked to issue to Lt. Davidson two complete suits of cavalry clothing for sergeants and one trumpet, taking his receipt.
September 10, 1798 Delivery of Uniforms James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, shoes, socks, blankets, etc.
October 1800 Material for Infantry Sergeants & Musicians Coats [not available] Samuel Hodgdon Requests material for Infantry Sergeants & Musicians Coats to be cut out by Francis Brown.
December 8, 1800 Return of Clothing Made and Unmade in the Public Stores at Philadelphia John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Stores, return of uniforms made up and unmade at Philadelphia.
September 29, 1798 Sergeants' Clothing in Place of Privates' Clothing Samuel Hodgdon Jonathan Jackson Hodgdon informs Jackson that, having no privates' vests, shirts, or woolen overalls in store, he has elected to forward sergeants' clothing instead. It costs more but there is little difference between the two types of clothing.
October 18, 1800 Return Showing the Whole Amount of Clothing in Store John Harris [not available] Stores, return of clothing in store.
January 1, 1800 Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Orders to deliver uniforms for Company of Artillery with description of types of clothing to be issued, agreeable to the return filed at the War Department Office.
September 14, 1796 Pattern Articles for Sergeants' and Musicians' Clothing James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Pattern articles should be made of the sergeants' and musicians' clothing to be inspected by the persons willing to contract for the production of those items. The patterns must be of the same quality that will be required of the contractors.
January 2, 1794 Pattern Coat & Vest for Sergeants John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War directs Hodgdon to send to his office the pattern coat and vest for sergeants. The contractors have brought some cloth samples which they propose as substitutes. Mr. Stille has been asked to be present at the examination.
March 19, 1799 Assisting Turbulent Young Men General William Irvine James McHenry Writing for his son who is ill, General Irvine observes that the two men acting as sergeants may not be able to provide adequate assistance to Lieutenant Wolstencraft so he suggests another officer join them at Reading.
October 15, 1800 Delivery of Uniforms, Arms for Companies of Artillerists and Engineers Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, arms for companies of Artillerists and Engineers.
November 17, 1800 Request for Issue of Drums & Clothing for Fort Mifflin Garrison and Convicts Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of items to Fort Mifflin, including drums for the use of the fort, and clothing and knapsacks for the use of the men of the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers. Also directs that clothing which is in store but not suitable for the army should be delivered for use by the four convicts currently incarcerated at Fort Mifflin; Hodgdon reluctantly concedes that they must be...
October 8, 1800 Sergeants' Linen Overalls for the Navy Department Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Harris is asked to deliver 150 pairs of sergeants' linen overalls for the use of the Navy Department to the order of Israel Whelan, Purveyor of Public Supplies.
September 13, 1799 Return of Clothing to be forwarded and packed to the following Regiments John Harris [not available] Stores, informs on uniforms shipped to the 12 additional regiments.
May 9, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing & Blankets for 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers at Harper’s Ferry James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing & blankets to 2 companies of the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers, stationed at Harper's Ferry, VA [now WV].
February 23, 1797 Request for Delivery of Artillerists' Clothing for New Recruits James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of clothing for privates and sergeants of artillery to new recruits at Spring Garden.
October 3, 1798 Delivery of Musicians Supplies James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, arms, etc.
October 19, 1796 Pay of Sergeants Williams, Parker, and Johnstone William Simmons James Read Directs that Read transfer money to Sergeants Philip Williams, John Parker, and William Johnstone of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Johnston in North Carolina for their pay
May 16, 1799 Refers to Order for Clothing in Store Samuel Hodgdon John Macwharter Refers to clothing in store: sergeants' vests, linen overalls, musicians' coats. These items have been forwarded and will be delivered.
June 10, 1799 Requests for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies to 10th Regiment James McHenry John Harris Directs suits of clothing for privates, sergeants, and musicians be delivered to Lieutenant John Sharp.
September 19, 1798 Delivery of Suits, Arms, and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, arms, drum, etc.to Easton.