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July 11, 1797 Pig Lead Instead of Sheet Lead for the "Constellation" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon should send five tons of pig lead in lieu of five tons of sheet lead to Baltimore for the frigate "Constellation."
July 1, 1797 Military Stores for the Three Frigates James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Harris is directed to deliver the following to the frigates as shown: To the frigate "United States" at Philadelphia: shot for 24 pounders. To the frigate "Constellation" at Baltimore: hand grenades, sheet lead, and shot for 24 pounders. To the frigate "Constitution" at Boston: muskets with bayonets and cartouche boxes, hand grenades, sheet lead, tin lanterns, shot for 24 pounders.
July 11, 1797 Pig Lead for the Frigate "Constellation" James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to take order for five tons of pig lead, in lieu of the five tons of sheet lead heretofore ordered, for the use of the Frigate "Constellation" at Baltimore.
November 15, 1800 Letter from the Secretary of War on casting of lead into shot Samuel Dexter Benjamin Lincoln Dexter discusses funding for casting lead into shot.
July 12, 1797 Discussion of Boats, Officers, & Sheet Lead for Frigates Josiah Fox Captain Samuel Nicholson Letter, discusses request for extra boat re Frigate; discusses sheet lead for Frigates; discusses officers to man Frigates.
July 1, 1797 Request for transport of military stores to frigates at Baltimore, Boston and Philadelphia [not available] Samuel Hodgdon Request for Military stores for the Naval Service to be sent to Baltimore for the USS Constellation, Boston, for the USS Constitution, and Philadelphia, USS United States. Items include hand grenades; shot lead; 24 pounder shot; sheet lead; lanthorns; [lanterns];
February 1, 1793 Money Needed on Western Territory Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the sum necessary to procure the listed stores wanted for the Army and Laboratory on the Western Frontier
December 12, 1800 Military Stores to Fort Independence, Etc. Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Williams has received the order to forward the military stores to Fort Independence at Boston which will be attended to. The sheet lead is not on hand. The lead he has on hand is in barns throughtout the state. Enclosed is a receipt for the powder forwarded to Boston for the use of the Navy.
[not available] Invoice for Sundry Military Stores Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Ranselaer Invoice listing stores from Mr. Rensselaer for which Hodgdon has no receipt.
January 27, 1798 Request for Delivery of Sheet & Rod Iron James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of sheet iron and rods for camp kettles, for use of troops in Tennessee.
February 7, 1793 A Report on Status of Ammunition Shipments Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Reports on shipment of family stores loaded by Colonel Nevill, shipment of powder, fuses, paper for Mr. O'Hara, lead, and musket balls.
July 10, 1797 Articles for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to Samuel Hodgdon for transportation to Boston for the frigate "Constitution" the following: sheet lead, brass mounted muskets and bayonets with accoutrements, hand grenades, and 24 pound shot.
November 30, 1796 Delivery of Lead for Ammunition James McHenry John Harris Letter, directs delivery of lead for balls to prove new gun barrels.
July 10, 1797 Arms & Ammunition for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to Mr. Hodgdon for tranportation to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
December 24, 1800 Receipt for Military Stores, Etc. Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is the receipt for the military stores forwarded to the Commanding Officer at Fort Independence. Williams was not able to comply with the order for sheet lead. He hopes his packet relative to the coal has come to hand. He asks for a further remittance of money.
July 10, 1797 Arms and Ammunition for the Frigate "Constitution" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the listed articles to Mr. Hodgdon for transportation to Boston for the use of the Frigate "Constitution."
December 27, 1797 Supplies Recieved and Requested David Henley Samuel Hodgdon Letter, mentions delivery of goods and Colonel Butler's request for sheet iron to make one hundred kettles for the camp. Butler preferred his soldiers fabricate the kettles themselves.
1797 Estimate of Military Stores Wanted for Three Frigates Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of stores for frigates on hand which need to be repaired or replenished, as well as what needs to be procured.
November 18, 1794 Street Sand for the Fireplaces of the War Dept. John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon There is a need for street sand from the public stores to lay before the fireplaces of four rooms in the War Office in order to prevent accidents from fires.
November 2, 1799 Request to deliver powder for proving musket barrels, and lead for balls Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of powder and lead to John Nicholson for proving musket barrels and half a hundred weight of lead.
May 23, 1793 Quantity of Lead John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of the Treasury has been requested to purchase a quantity of lead for public service. The Secretary of War wants Hodgdon to receive in store, from time to time, such quantities of lead as shall be delivered to him by Tench Francis.
August 16, 1786 Lead to be replaced at Carlisle Major General Richard Butler Samuel Hodgdon Letter to the Commissary Military Stores, relating to lead, ball, and cartridges.
May 18, 1792 Sheet Iron Not Arrived, Causing Delays in Production Isaac Craig Henry Knox Craig believed waggoners stopped over at their homes to plant corn while transporting cannons and sheet iron. Delay in transport has caused delay in production of camp kettles and other goods. Capt. Hughes and troops occupy barracks at new fort.
July 1, 1797 Military Stores for the Naval Services James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to have the undermentioned military stores destined for the naval services transported to the designated places.
October 9, 1800 Delivery of Lead for U.S. Laboratory on Schuylkill Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of lead for U.S. Laboratory on Schuylkill, agreeably to request from Joseph Elliott.