Viewing 1–21 of 21 documents: "sulphur"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 9, 1800 Request for delivery of sulphur Purveyor's Office John Harris Requests delivery of 2 tons of sulphur to Mr. Lane and Mr. Decatur.
November 12, 1800 Regarding contracts for sale of sulphur Samuel Dexter Samuel Cobb Dexter refers to the sale of sulphur. Mentions obtaining correct information on the quantity on hand in the public stores. Says there is so much now in the present circumstances that it is unnecessary to contract for the purchase of more.
October 6, 1800 Delivery of Sulphur Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Requests Delivery of 10 Tons of Sulphur to Israel Whelen, to be charged to Navy Department.
April 3, 1800 Lead and Sulphur to Captain Robert Gill [not available] John Harris Request to deliver to Captain Robert Gill, naval storekeeper, 10 tons of lead and 5 tons of sulphur.
May 17, 1799 Saltpeter & Sulphur Needed to Manufacture Gunpowder James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to the Purveyor the quantities of saltpeter and sulphur [brimstone] needed to manufacture gunpowder which, when manufactured, should be deposited in the public store.
May 17, 1799 Delivery of Saltpeter and Brimstone Tench Francis John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Philip Geisinger three hundred pounds of saltpeter and five hundred pounds of brimstone [sulphur] and a like quantity of each to Lawrence Jacoby, taking receipts from both men.
December 5, 1800 Request for Issue of Cartridge Materials & Raw Minerals to Fort Jay, NY Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of cartridge materials and raw minerals to Fort Jay, NY.
April 19, 1799 Success of Suppression of Pennsylvania Rebels; Complaint About Morality of Democrat Politicians John Adams James McHenry Comments on the success of General MacPherson's expedition in Pennsylvania to suppress a revolt there. Explosively complains about the lies and vagaries of Democrat politicians.
May 1, 1800 Medicines Wanted for the Troops in Charleston Frederick Dalcho [not available] A list of medicines wanted for the troops of Charleston Harbor, South Carolina calculated for the expenditures of one year, in addition to what is on hand. Dalcho is a physician stationed at Fort Johnson in Charleston.
September 28, 1792 Report on State of Shot and Shell and Stores Not Yet Received Isaac Craig Henry Knox Discusses inventory of shells and shot. Mr. Campbell has sent a man to clean and trim the shot. Mr. Morrow, the armorer, complains about not receiving a barrel of oil. Craig lists a number of articles that have not been received. Also encloses list of damaged goods.
December 3, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Ammunition & Military Supplies to Fort Sumner Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of supplies to Fort Sumner in Portland, Mass. (now Maine), including: cannon ammunition, supplies for making cartridges, raw minerals, a pair of steelyards, and slowmatch.
October 10, 1800 Injury to the Public of Arms Dispersal, Etc. Samuel Dexter Samuel Hodgdon Dexter is concerned about the injury to which the public interest is exposed by arms being dispersed to places where no one is responsible for their safekeeping.
May 1794 Invoice of Medicines W. B. Goldthwait Samuel Hodgdon Itemized list of medicine delivered by Finch Francis, agent.
December 9, 1793 Invoice of Ordnance and stores at Philadelphia, the Property of the United States Samuel Hodgdon Henry Knox Inventory of ordnance and stores at Philadelphia, to include cannon, shells, cannon ball, arms, powder, lead, uniforms and equipment. Also included is a list of damaged equipment.
November 18, 1800 Request for Purchase of Assorted Laboratory Supplies Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Directs purchase of laboratory stores & implements for use by the "reserved Corps on the Ohio." These are to be used for the making of portfires, rockets, quick-match, sponges, and barrels.
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.
November 27, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Stores, Tools & Materials to Fort Mifflin Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of assorted items for Fort Mifflin, including cannon ammunition, materials for portfires & rockets, components for barrels and sponges, artillery implements, compasses, tools, a "fuze machine," camp equipment, gunpowder components, raw minerals & metals, rope, etc.
November 27, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Stores, Tools & Materials to Fort Johnson, SC Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of various military stores to Fort Johnson and its subsidiaries in South Carolina, including cannon ammunition, barrels, cannon implements, tools, camp equipment, cloth, sieves, hand bellows, hides, raw minerals & metals, rope, etc.
November 28, 1800 Request for Issue of Assorted Military Stores, Tools & Materials to Fort Johnson, NC Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Directs issue of various military supplies to Fort Johnson, North Carolina, including including cannon ammunition, barrels, cannon implements, tools, camp equipment, cloth, sieves, hand bellows, hides, raw minerals & metals, rope, etc.
November 5, 1792 Return of Persons Killed, Wounded, and Taken Prisoner William Blount [not available] A return of persons killed, wounded, and taken prisoners, from Miro District, since the 1st of January 1791.
December 16, 1793 Henry Knox to President of United States George Washington: recommendations on locations of arsenals and magazines, development of a national arms industry, and return of ordnance, arms and military stores in possession of United States Henry Knox George Washington Included in this return are some recommendations regarding strategic location of magazines and arsenals across the United States and the importance of developing an arms industry in the United States. The state of returns he owes to the casual circumstances of the War for Independence. Principal locations: New London Virginia, Philadelphia, West Point on Hudson River and Springfield on...