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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 10, 1792 Estimate for Purchase of Spades and Shovels Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for the purchase of 500 spades and the like number of iron shovels.
October 1, 1794 Knapsacks, Canteens, and Spades for the New Jersey Militia Francis Mentges Samuel Hodgdon Mentges repeats the urgent need for knapsacks, canteens and spades for 300 volunteers of the New Jersey Militia who are ready to march.
December 4, 1798 Delivery of Tools James McHenry John Harris Orders to purchase of shovels, spades, carpenter tools, etc
June 12, 1799 Necessary Supplies Should be Forwarded William S. Smith Alexander Hamilton "...we have neither tents nor the necessary camp utensils. I will however endeavor to help them over these inconveniences until, by your communications to the War Office, the necessary supplies may be forwarded--each Company will at present require 4 good axes and 4 spades and the earliest attention should be paid to the forwarding [of] the pelluses allowed--a further supply of clothing is...
January 6, 1792 Letter from Sam Boyd at Lancaster Ohio soliciting to be employed to make sundry articles for public use in the wake of unfortunate St. Clair expedition Samuel Boyd William Knox Boyd opens by noting that the late misfortune [presumably the St. Clair expedition that previous November] will be the cause of another campaign. He then notes that if the War Department is in need of wagons, horse harnesses, pack horses, bells and collars, tomahawks, shovels, spades, horse shoes, camp kettles, he can provide these at reasonable rates.
August 23, 1799 Lists Articles to Ship to Lamberton, NJ Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Requests delivery of items to Lamberton, NJ: clothing, muskets. cartouche boxes, swords, belts, drums, fifes, knapsacks, haversacks, marquees with poles, tents, kettles, spades, axes, paper, quilts, wafers, sealing wax, ink, company books, penknives, orderly books, receipt books, and Steubens Regulations books. As soon as it is ready and packed, Hodgdon wishes to see the shipment to determine the...
[not available] First Account Opened by Harris Unknown Author Samuel Hodgdon What is the first account opened upon the store by Harris?
September 21, 1794 Stores Delivered by Mr. Nicholson Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon The arms and accoutrements intended for Reading are nearly all forwarded and those for Carlisle will be sent with all possible dispatch.
June 24, 1791 Letter from Samuel Hodgdon to William Knox on state of supply and logistics problems in preparation for St Clair expedition Samuel Hodgdon William Knox Hodgdon is quartermaster for St Clair expedition. He laments the timeliness of the posts and wishes to receive his returns before going forward. Knapsacks of questionable utility. Boots necessary for the horsemen. Have spurs been ordered? Pack saddles already considered. Mentions tents, price and quality; refers to Russia sheeting. Questions whether tents will come forward. Hodgdon's wagon not...
March 7, 1800 Fifteenth Regiment of Infantry to General Account of Stores [not available] [not available] For sundries purchased by Jonathan Jackson, Boston.
September 21, 1794 Update on Stores Delivered Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Military stores delivered by Mr. Nicholson. Arms and accouretments nearly forwarded. Many materials are wanted.
September 16, 1793 Clothing & Equipage for Sedam's Company Jacob Hoffman Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to have carefully packed up and sent to Spring Garden, that evening or the next day, articles of clothing and camp equipage for the use of Capt. Cornelius R. Sedam's Company.
May 17, 1797 Estimate of Stores Required by David Henley Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of stores required by David Henley, an agent of the War Department.
April 2, 1799 List of Articles for the Generals Family. Unknown Author [not available] List of articles put in the wagon on April 2nd for General McPherson's family.
March 10, 1792 Supply Request From Fort Washington James Wilkinson Samuel Hodgdon Wilkinson requests that several items be added to the previous order of supplies and two oxen be readied to move with the detachment.
June 22, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing & Equipment for 19th Regiment at New Haven James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing & equipment for the 19th Regiment at New Haven, CT.
August 25, 1797 Delivery of Supplies James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver arms, accoutrements, and tools.
August 17, 1792 Discussion of Communication and Transportation of Supplies James O'Hara Henry Knox Discusses communication between the Secretary of the Treasury and Samuel Hodgdon, as well as estimates of supplies. Outlines lines of communication and transportation.
March 12, 1800 Forwarded Accounts from Pay Master General William Simmons Jonathan Jackson Accounts improperly sent to Pay Master General forwarded to the Office. Accounts settled, money to be remit by Treasurer of United States.
August 9, 1799 Vouchers and Status of Supplies Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Difficulty obtaining proper vouchers, status of arms and accoutrements, tents, and other supplies listed in letter.
July 7, 1794 Statement of Expenditures for Fortifications at New London Nathaniel Richards War Department Itemized list of expenditures for fortifications at this city, which includes payments to different artificers, materials used, and equipment bought.
November 6, 1799 Request for supplies to a Regiment of Infantry Samuel Hodgdon John Harris A request for supplies for a regiment of infantry. Makes reference to knapsacks, canteens, General Hamilton and a paymaster of the regiment. Notes that the above deficiencies are stated on a return received from General Hamilton
March 1794 Military and Quartermaster's Stores at Pittsburgh Clement Biddle [not available] This is the return of the military and quartermaster's stores at Pittsburgh intended for the detachment destined for the western frontier.
December 5, 1798 Orders to Deliver Partial Order Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to begin immediate packing of goods for a waiting wagon.
December 29, 1798 List of articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens. Ebenezer Stevens [not available] Document lists articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens, Agent of War Department between the date of his appointment and 30 November 1798.