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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 15, 1796 Sheep Skins, Bunting, & Six-Pound Field Pieces Michael Kalteisen Samuel Hodgdon Kalteisen requests the following; sheep skins for sponge staffs, bunting for a new set of colors for the garrison and the boat, six pound field pieces.
August 17, 1797 Delivery of Sheep Skin James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver dressed sheep skin for proving powder.
November 1, 1796 Articles Wanted at Fort Johnson Michael Kalteisen Samuel Hodgdon In addition to enclosing the ordnance and military stores and clothing returns, Kalteisen requests the following; bunting for garrison and boat colors, dressed sheep skins for sponge staffs, two six-pound field pieces, and stationery.
May 6, 1799 Linens Better than Woolens in Warm Weather, Etc. Michael Kalteisen Samuel Hodgdon Kalteisen laments the want of clothing at Fort Johnson and stresses the need for linen clothing to replace the woolens which are so uncomfortable for the soldiers in warm weather.
July 16, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements to Wilmington James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon implements to Wilmington, North Carolina.
December 13, 1798 Regarding beaver and deer skins John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Mentions beaver and deer skins; also mentions Hamilton and McHenry.
December 9, 1797 Sales of Furs and Skins by James Seagrove William Simmons Unknown Recipient Sales of furs and skins by James Seagrove, Superintendent of Indians Affairs to the Creek Nation, being on account of the United States the same having been received in pay for goods furnished to Indians and factors from the public goods in his possession at a time when they could not purchase Indians goods in Georgia.
May 8, 1800 Credit to Stevens for a List of Articles William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon On settlement of the accounts of Ebenezer Stevens, Agent of the War Department in New York, he has received a credit on the books of Hodgdon's office for the listed articles. Hodgdon should therefore make the necessary entries on the books of the Superintendent of Military Stores.
February 12, 1798 Available Materials for the Frigate "Constellation" Josiah Fox Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to furnish a statement of the articles available from the public store from the following list that can be furnished for the frigate "Constellation": powder horns, match stuff, port fires, sheep skins, priming tubes, flannel cartridges for 24 pounders and 12 pounders, cannon and musket cartridge paper, pistol cartridge paper, assorted flints, pouch barrels, spermacite candles,...
October 29, 1800 Request to deliver to John Wilkins Junior, sundries to be forwarded to Fort Detroit and Fort Niagara Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of military and laboratory stores for post at Detroit.
December 9, 1787 Account of People Emigrating to Kentucky Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Lists numbers of people, boats, horses, wagons, cattle, sheep, and hogs passing along the river bound for Kentucky.
November 19, 1797 Proposes Plan for Supplies and Furs Edward Price James McHenry Refers to proposal of selling provisions to the troops and to a list of supplies from Mr. Francis. Proposes idea of how to work with deer skins and other furs.
January 5, 1789 Captain McLane accounts Joseph Howell Captain Allen McLane Encloses statement of McLane's account. Asks about the status of two Bear Skins; whether they were appropriated to private or public use.
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon A list of articles to be transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry [not available] List of thirty articles to be transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
November 1, 1799 Peltries to be Shipped Edward Wright John Harris Cover letter for a report from Colonel Hawkins (not found). Expresses hope that a new assistant factor will arrive from Philadelphia. He expects to ship all his skins within the month.
June 12, 1789 Commercial Traffic on the Ohio River from 1786 to 1789 Henry Knox George Washington Knox relays a report from Harmar that details the numbers of "boats, souls, horses, cattle, sheep, hogs, and wagons" that passed down the Ohio River from 10 October 1786 to 8 May 1789. Total number of slaves accounted for by this report is 18,761.
July 28, 1797 Ordnance & Military Stores to be Transported to Fort Massac James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon McHenry lists the ordnance and military stores that should be forwarded from Fort Mifflin, Philadelphia, and Carlisle, to Major Craig at Pittsburgh and from there to Fort Massac
April 9, 1798 List of Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to have the military stores on the enclosed list transported to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution." McHenry wants to know what part of these articles are deposited in the public stores.
April 24, 1799 Price List of Peltries John Harris [not available] Discusses prices for furs purchased from the Creeks, the proper care of the furs before shipment, and the proper method of packing them for shipment. Asks for a list of goods needed by the Factory.
April 12, 1799 Expresses Concern about Delivery of Supplies Samuel Hodgdon John Jacob Rivardi Has sent the articles requested in the enclosed invoice. Dealing with complaints of detention, damage, and embezzlement along the route. Requests acknowledgment of receipt. Reports loss of trunk belonging to Mr. Shieffelin while en route. The trunk contained 5 skins for Hodgdon from Dr. Charles Brown. They hope to recover the trunk and seek information. Both Hodgdon and Brown have not heard...
April 2, 1791 Return of Brass Ordnance and Implements George Fleming Henry Knox Captain Fleming's return of Brass Ordnance and implements, sent to the Honorable the Secretary of War by his order.
December 1, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies & Tools for Posts at Detroit & Niagara Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of supplies to complete the stock of military stores at Detroit, to wit: cannon implements, drum heads, raw minerals, paper, files, vises, wire, & crucibles. A postscript by Hodgdon asks that a duplicate of the above order be assembled and sent to Fort Niagara.
December 7, 1789 Regarding lack of pay, want of judges, Indian affairs and white migration Winthrop Sargent Henry Knox Acting Governor Sargent laments that he has not yet received his salary of $750. Governor St. Clair has not yet arrived. When he does, will commence tour of Kaskaskias. The territory is in need of judges. Of Indians nothing heard. the last intelligence was a speech of friendship by Delawares and Wyandottes to General Harmar. The migration is under watch by Fort Harmar at Marietta Ohio and is...
December 31, 1799 Estimation of the Springfield Armory Supplies David Ames Unknown Recipient Estimation of the value of all stock on hand at the Armory in Springfield, as recorded by Superintendent of the same armory. Articles include iron, steel, charcoal, socks, musket barrels, ramrods, wire, sandpaper, brass, glue, tar, oil, shoes, candles, lead, skins, salt petre, etc.