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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 10, 1796 Receipt for Shirt for Sergant Moss David Hale Stephen Rochefontaine Letter, encloses Sergeant Moses' receipt for one shirt.
March 14, 1791 Certain Destruction Rufus Putnam Henry Knox Putnam describes the perilous conditions he is facing because of the actions of hostile Indians who are killing settlers and cattle.
January 16, 1792 Supplies for Sedam John Stagg William Knox Knox is asked to deliver to Lieutenant Sedam two sets of the following for recruits: woolen overalls, a pair of shoes, a pair of socks, a shirt, and a blanket.
November 8, 1792 Equipping Private Burke R.J. Vandenbrock Samuel Hodgdon Joseph Burke, a private in Capt. Hunt's Company of Infantry should be provided the following articles of clothing: one shirt, one pair of woolen overalls, one pair of shoes, one pair of shoe buckles, one stock and clasp, one blanket, one knapsack and one haversack. A receipt for same should be taken so that Pvt. Burke will be charged the contract price for these articles.
August 22, 1793 Indians Have Been Commonly in Our Settlements General Robertson William Blount Robertson reports on the hostile actions of the Indians which, though frequent, have been committed by small parties which can be confronted by companies of cavalry.
June 28, 1794 One Shirt Really Wanting Russell Bissell Samuel Hodgdon Bissell received the fifty suits of clothing in good order but finds that one private's shirts is wanting in Hogshead No. 3. It may have been taken out on the water.
1794 Reassures that the President Loves His Red Children Henry Knox Conyatauyou Wants to reassure the chief that the President heard him talk, and that the President's door is always open to the just complaints of his red children. He will give him a written instrument, which he may consider a guarantee of his rights to the land. Offers him money to make him comfortable on the path.
July 4, 1800 Return of Clothing for One Recruit Edward D. Turner Jacob Hafe Return of clothing for one recruit in garrison at Fort Fayette.
February 5, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing to an Enlisted Man James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of various articles of clothing to an enlisted man.
December 15, 1794 Arrears of Clothing for William White John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon should deliver to William White the arrears of clothing due him as a discharged sergeant late of the 2nd Sub Legion of the United States.
July 23, 1796 Receipt of Clothing & Additional Orders William Rickard Samuel Hodgdon The clothing arrived safely except for a shortage of eleven pair of linen overalls and one sergeant's shirt. The articles being packed in the middle of the hogshead probably accounts for the mistake. Rickard orders the following items: horsemen's tents, a marques tent, a fife case and belt, and bell tents to shelter muskets in bad weather.
April 5, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing for An Officer's Waiter, With Return James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to an officer for his waiter. The officer's confirmation of receipt is appended.
September 18, 1795 Several Recruits Without a Shirt on Their Backs Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Jones quotes an extact from Ensign Charles Martin to the effect that Martin has not received the clothing for his recruits promised to him by Richard Parker. Several of his recruits have neither shirts nor overalls. Since a previous order for clothing has apparently not been complied with, Hodgdon is directed to tranpsort 25 suits of clothing to Carlisle as soon as possible.
November 13, 1799 Delivery of Clothing James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms and blankets for Infantry company.
July 28, 1798 Remarks upon the proposed Regulations for the Recruiting Service Alexander Hamilton [not available] List of comments on the proposed Regulations. Personal opinion on recruiting, payment of soldiers, deserters, court martial, and bounty.
May 17, 1786 Clothing on Hand in Philadelphia Military Stores Department Henry Knox Report of Army clothing in store at Philadelphia
January 19, 1792 Invoices and Delivery Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Outlined discrepancies between the invoice and actual delivery of supplies and clothing. Hodgdon hopes to return to Philadelphia soon.
March 19, 1797 Indian Agent Report from Hopewell in Georgia Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins' report on his activities as Indian agent at Hopewell in Georgia and general observations on his travel through Georgia.
July 4, 1792 Power of Attorney of John Philips [not available] [not available] John Philips of Washington County, NY, grants Ebenezer Farnham power of attorney.
November 6, 1794 Return of clothing to complete a detachment of infantry at Spring Garden for the year 1794 T. Hutchins Samuel Hodgdon Inventory of clothing written and signed by Lieutenant Hutchins in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.
June 29, 1792 Request to make up the deficiency to amount of clothing entitled to John Barns R.J. Vandenbrock Constant Freeman R.J. Vandenbrock request to Constant Freeman that he make up the deficiency in clothing which John Barns is entitled to, the deduction having been made on the settlement of his account.
April 20, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing, Equipment & Medicine for West Point Troops James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medicine, clothing and equipment for use by the garrison at West Point, NY.
February 1, 1796 Estimate of expences for sundry Mohawk Indians Israel Chapin Jr [not available] Fiscal, describes expences for sundry Mohawks.
1800 Statement of Cost of Certain Garments Comprising a Suit of Infantry Clothing Alexander Hamilton [not available] Statement of the cost of the individual pieces of clothing and accessories which comprise a suit of infantry clothing, at current material prices.
1794 Autograph Document [not available] [not available] Document, speech re Government policy toward Indians--President's promise to Senecas of a written General Guarantee of all lands they are entitled to by reservation or otherwise.