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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
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.
July 18, 1797 Sponge, Rammer, & Ladle Staffs for the Frigate"United States" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to the Purveyor the sponge, rammer, and ladle staffs intended for the frigate "United States" so that he can have them finished for use and returned to the store.
June 10, 1797 Delivery of Items for Wilkinson at Pittsburgh James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver sundry supplies for General Wilkinson's troops, with list.
July 19, 1798 Articles for Lemuel Weeks in Portland Samuel Hodgdon John Harris A list of articles to be put on board a vessel bound for Portland, to be delivered to Lemuel Weeks.
August 23, 1799 Records of John Wilkins, Quarter Master General. [not available] John Wilkins, Jr. Account for payments to various individuals for furniture.
[not available] Invoice of Stores Sent to the Militia [not available] [not available] Invoice of clothing, arms, accoutrements, camp equipment, ammunition, etc. sent from Philadelphia for the use of the militia in 1794.
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 3, 1798 Articles Needed to Prove Eight Inch Howitzers James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver the following articles needed for proving the eight inch howitzers on the frigate "United States": shells, paper cartridges filled, a rammer and sponge, and a worm and ladle,
May 25, 1798 Proving the Nine Pounders for the Ship "Delaware" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver, via Mr. Humphreys' office at Southwark, to Captain Decatur for proving the nine pounders for the warship "Delaware": a barrel of powder, wads, sticks of portfire, rammer, sponge, ladle and worm, shot, searcher with its ring, and a priming wire.
June 23, 1794 Equipage for Capt. Sedam John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is directed to forward to Capt. [Cornelius] Sedam, at Governors Island, a list of specified articles.
June 8, 1796 [Estimate of cost for building frigate for Dey of Algiers] Joshua Humphreys [not available] List of materials and cost. Noted that using white oak would cause the ship to rot within three years time.
January 18, 1798 Articles Intended for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver to Lieutenant John Mullowney for the frigate "United States" the following items: paper cartridges, a powder horn, bit and priming wire, a rammer and sponge, a worm and ladle proper for 24 pounders, cannon powder, and sticks of portfires.
March 8, 1798 [Receipt for Supplies] Isaac Craig [not available] Stores, receipt for ship supplies sent to Pittsburgh including tar, oakum, half-hour glass, and flags.
August 8, 1799 Payment for making carpets William Simmons Richard Wevill Payment of $6.00 for making Scotch (double weave) carpets and laying them in the rooms.
January 18, 1798 Accoutrements for the Frigate "United States" James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver the following to Lieutenant John Mullowny for the frigate "United States": paper cartridges, a powder-horn, bit and priming wire, a rammer and sponge, a worm and ladle proper for 24 pounders, cannon powder, and sticks of portfire.
April 24, 1800 Request for Issue of Artillery Materials to Major Lewis Tousard James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon, with carriages, implements, and ammunition, to Maj. Lewis Tousard.
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.
March 29, 1797 List of Items for Cannon Casting James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver materials to Mr. Francis for cannon casting.
March 3, 1799 Invoice of cannon implements at the Garrison in Portland. Amos Stoddard [not available] Inventory includes cannon, ammunition, and powder. Signed by Captain Amos Stoddard of 2d Regiment of Artillery and Engineers.
1797 Dimensions of the Rigging for the Frigate "Constitution" Unknown Author [not available] A memorandum that describes the standing rigging for the U. S. Frigate "Constitution."
April 3, 1785 Enclosed return of military stores Donaldson Yeates Samuel Hodgdon Encloses a return of military stores to the Commissary of Commissary Stores.
March 8, 1798 Receipt for Transporting Goods Henry Irvine [not available] Receipt for shipment of goods from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh for new galleys.
March 3, 1799 Invoice of cannon implements at Portland Maine Amos Stoddard [not available] Inventory includes cannon, artillery equipment, ammunition and powder. Signed by Captain Amos Stoddard of 2nd Regiment of Artillery and Engineers.
September 30, 1797 [Invoice of Public Stores forwarded to Portsmouth, New Hampshire] Samuel Hodgdon Captain Thomas Thompson List of supplies sent to New Hampshire for supplying the Algerine frigate.
April 4, 1785 Return of Public Property under Donaldson Yeates Donaldson Yeates Samuel Hodgdon Return of all public property on hand under Donaldson Yeates in the states of Maryland and Delaware, including iron cannons, shot, and shells.