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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 18, 1797 Sponges, Rammer, & Ladle Staffs for the "United States" James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver the following to the purveyor so that he will have them on hand for the use of the frigate "United States": sponges, a rammer, and ladle staffs.
August 1, 1797 Delivery of Brass Nine-Pounders Donald G. Mitchell Samuel Hodgdon In compliance with the order of the Secretary of War, Mitchell has delivered to Hodgdon three brass three-pounders with their garrison carriages and implements, including two rammers with sponges and two worms.
March 26, 1789 Payment for Arms Cleaned and Repaired William Price Henry Knox Following instructions from Knox from June 1788, Price delivered 500 stands of Hessian arms to James Morrow for repair. Morrow has completed the work and is owed 93 pounds 15 shillings. Per that same letter, Price paid Morrow the equivalent of 86 pounds 4 shillings in old arms, old iron, and blankets, which leaves the balance due Morrow 7 pounds 11 shillings. There are four hundred more damaged...
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.
July 19, 1798 Transport of Supplies to Portland John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Advises that ordnance stores should be sent to Portland by a vessel that is soon to depart from Philadelphia.
August 10, 1798 Overhauling Carriages, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon Captain John Briant Along with a reference to musket cases, Hodgdon discusses the process for overhauling carriages so that pieces can be removed at a moment's notice.
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.
July 16, 1799 Discusses Appropriate Carriage Types to Deliver Items Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Reports that sea coast carriages are not made for the type of guns they need to carry. Lists prices for garrison carriages. Recommends common carriages as their workmen are more familiar with them. Lists items for delivery.
December 24, 1799 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements for Fort Mifflin James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon powder & implements for use by the garrison of Fort Mifflin.
February 28, 1798 Return of Ordnance & Stores at Loumiers Jacob Kingsbury James McHenry Return of ordnance and military stores at Loumiers and its dependencies, 28th February 1798.
June 8, 1796 Estimate of guns and military stores for a small frigate Navy Dept. [not available] Provides an estimate of the price of ordnance and military stores; lists pay of naval officers and crew; discusses equipping Frigate.
May 2, 1785 [Return of military stores deposited in Rhode Island under the care of Josiah Flagg] Josiah Flagg [not available] Return of military stores deposited under Josiah Flagg.
January 31, 1800 Request for Issue of Cannon Implements & Ammunition for Proving a Cannon Barrel James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of various ammunition & cannon implements for testing a three-pounder cannon at Foxall's Furnace.
July 1, 1794 Inventory of ordnance at Manchester Virginia Daniel Bass Henry Knox An inventory of military ordnance and stores at Manchester, Virginia. Items include muskets, shells, case shot, grape shot, and equipment.
March 28, 1789 Forwarded Stores William Price Henry Knox Informs the Secretary at War that he has forwarded by the bearer John Mandego various stores.
June 17, 1797 Delivery of Cannon Powder James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver cannon powder and stores to Fort Mifflin.
[not available] Estimate of Prices of Ordnance and Military Stores [not available] [not available] Estimate of the present prices of certain ordnance and military stores.
June 30, 1797 Return for ordnance received at Knoxville showing the species and quantity of stores delivered for Second Quarter 1797. Stephen Hillis [not available] Return of ordnance received at Knoxville showing species and quantity of stores delivered and received between 1 April and 1 June 1797. Signed by Steven Hillis, Deputy Paymaster and Storekeeper
August 3, 1799 Statement of Differences Between Major Rivardi's Returns of Military and Quartermaster's Stores Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Seeks to compare balances of stores and charges between Rivaldi and McNiff, 1797-1798, and returns 1798-1799. Includes list of damaged items.
September 13, 1798 Letter confirming shipment of military articles; and reference to Yellow Fever epidemic Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens confirmed shipment of military stores on board the Sloop Hercules. In writing to Samuel Hodgdon, Stevens notes that he is sorry to hear about the deplorable conditions as a result of the Yellow Fever epidemic in Philadelphia. Hopes that Hodgdon and connections may escape the calamity. New York is in a very unhealthy state and vast numbers of inhabitants have fled to the country.
July 5, 1797 Letter from Stephen Hillis accompanying return for second quarter of 1797 Stephen Hillis Samuel Hodgdon Addressed to Samuel Hodgdon dated July 5th, 1797. An inventory of public property on hand. Hillis asks that Hodgdon inform him that the returns are made out in a proper manner. Signed as Stephen Hillis, Paymaster and Storekeeper
October 1, 1798 Notification of Daniel Jackson's Post Daniel Jackson John Adams Discusses upcoming federal takeover of fortress on Castle Island.
October 29, 1800 Request to deliver to John Wilkins Junior, sundries to be forwarded to Fort Detroit and Fort Niagara Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of military and laboratory stores for post at Detroit.
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.
May 16, 1798 List of military stores wanting for the Frigate United States [not available] [not available] Contains a list of military stores wanting for the frigate USS United States, part on hand, part fabricating, and remainder to be procured. Includes ammunition, cutlasses, boarding pikes.