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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 14, 1798 Request for Socks and Blankets, and Direction for Their Issue William Jones John Harris Ensign requests socks and blankets which were left out of his last clothing issued; William Jones asks that the deficient articles be forwarded.
May 10, 1792 Shoes & Socks for Melcher Lieutenant J Melcher William Knox Melcher asks Knox to send by his sergeant the shoes and socks necessary to complete his recent order. Likewise the woolen overalls should be sent to complete the previous day's order.
December 4, 1797 No Socks on the Invoice Peter Shoemaker Samuel Hodgdon Shoemaker has received every article in good order in accordance with the invoice but it seems that Mr. Harris has made a mistake because there are no socks included on the invoice.
September 27, 1798 Receipt for Socks & Swords for Marines William Burrows [not available] Burrows/Straub acknowledges receipt of fifty pairs of socks and four sergeant's swords agreeable to an order for the use of the Marine service.
April 9, 1798 Receipt of Socks & Infantry Musicians' Coats William R. Boote Samuel Hodgdon Boote acknowledges receipt of a bale containing 128 pairs of socks and two infantry musicians' coats.
September 18, 1799 Muskets, Socks, and Appointments James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Regarding the state of muskets and other goods issued to Lieutenant Colonel Smith.
April 2, 1798 Invoice of a small bale Samuel Hodgdon William R. Boote Encloses the invoice of a small bale to Ensign Boote, including 2 infantry musician's coats and 128 pairs of socks.
February 16, 1798 Request for Socks and Blankets, and Direction for Their Issue William Jones John Harris Ensign requests socks and blankets which were left out of his last clothing issued; Nathan Jones asks that the deficient articles be forwarded.
December 29, 1798 Receipt of clothing for the use of recruits Amos Stoddard George Washington Duncan Receipt for articles of clothing for recruits, including artillery hats, private coats, overalls, shoes, shirts, socks, and blankets.
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.
1799 Invoice of public stores Samuel Hodgdon William R. Boote Invoice of Public Stores, forwarded to Ensign Boote. Includes hats, coats, overalls, vests, shirts, shoes, socks, swords, and blankets.
November 13, 1799 Return for Winter Clothing for one Sergt. & one private of the First Regt. of Infantry for the ensuing year Charles Hyde [not available] Stores, return for winter uniforms for a sergeant and private.
March 20, 1799 Receipt for Arms, Clothing, & Equipage James Read Samuel Hodgdon Read confirms receipt of the clothing, equipage, and arms he received in two hogsheads and one chest in February at West Point. Everything agrees with the invoice except for the absence of one pair of socks.
July 1, 1791 Letter from War Office; Charles Reinbach to be supplied with clothing John Stagg William Knox Request that Charles Reinbach be given clothing for 8 privates of artillery to include for each: hat, coat, vest, pair linen overalls, stock and buckel, shoes, buckles and socks, blanket, arms, accoutrements, knapsack, haversack.
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.
September 10, 1798 Delivery of Uniforms James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, shoes, socks, blankets, etc.
February 12, 1796 Proper Clothing for the Corps at West Point, Etc. Stephen Rochefontaine Samuel Hodgdon The inclemency of the season requires that the men remaining at West Point be furnished with the proper clothing, including woolen overalls, shoes, shirts, socks, etc. These items are exhausted in the regimental store and some of the men are unfit for duty for want of them. Captain Frye has been at West Point while checking on his family and did not know that his accounts had to be passed through...
October 22, 1792 Contract for Supplying War Department with Clothing for the Army Alexander Hamilton [not available] Copy of contract between Alexander Hamilton and William Young and George Dannacker, contractors, for supplying clothing to War Department for the Army. Describes procedures for inspection of quality. Schedule of articles are for infantry and cavalry.
December 15, 1791 Clothing for the Troops William Hill Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War encloses two boxes containing articles of clothing for the troops in the service of the United States on board the stage boat Amboy. One box contains 160 pairs of woolen overalls and the other contains 133 pairs of woolen overalls and 499 pairs of woolen socks. A receipt for delivery should be transmitted by post.
December 12, 1794 Clothing and other articles due Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Secretary Knox informs the Commissary of Military Stores that John Fogas - lately discharged as a matross - is entitled to arrears of clothing. Requests that Hodgdon deliver to John Edwards, attorney to Fogas, the following articles: four hats, four coats, four vests, eleven shirts, ten linnen overalls, eight woolen overalss, four pairs of socks, four pairs of shoes, four stocks and clasps, and...
January 31, 1797 Articles Due Kalteisen's Detachment Stephen Rochefontaine Samuel Hodgdon The following articles are due to Captain Kalteisen at Charleston, South Carolina when he is ready to depart to New York: a sergeant's coat, vest, woolen or linen overalls (depending on the climate) and shirts. Thirty pairs of woolen socks are also due and should be applied for directly by the Captain for the remainder of his company.
November 20, 1799 Officers under command of Colonel Rice Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Following General Hamilton's orders, Col. Nathan Rice encloses a list of the officers under his command arranged according to the date of their appointment. Briefly discusses supplies such as socks, stockings, and shoes.
November 16, 1795 Anthony Wayne's order for uniforms Anthony Wayne [not available] List of clothing to be procured for surgeons, dragoons, and officers.
July 16, 1794 Clothing for Kersey's Detachment John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon A return of clothing wanted for the detachment under the command of Capt. William Kersey. Stagg notes that some of the recruits are due new suits.
August 5, 1791 Outfitting the Troops John Stagg William Knox Sergeant Reinbach should be furnished with fourteen blankets for fourteen recruits. Also each recruit needs one hat, two shirts, one pair of linen overalls, one pair of shoes, one pair of socks, one stock, and one pair of stock clasps.