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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 30, 1799 Transportation of offices from Trenton to Philadelphia James McHenry William Simmons States that the Quarter Master General has received instructions to provide the transportation necessary for the return of offices from Trenton to Philadelphia.
April 24, 1800 [COPY] Transportation of Stores John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Clarification and standard policy requested for the transportation of private stores for officers to the post at which they are stationed.
July 27, 1789 Cost of Transportation Between Posts Captain Joseph Brant Gilles Fondie A list of payments for transportation of articles between posts.
August 8, 1798 Request for Transportation Edward Miller Samuel Hodgdon Due to yellow fever, transportation is required for the baggage in order to move camp a safe distance from the city.
August 27, 1796 Transportation of Stores Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Notification that stores of various types transported to Pittsburgh of Doctor [Fiffer]. Discussed cost and payment of transportation.
October 30, 1799 Transportation for the Accountant's Office James McHenry William Simmons The Quartermaster General has received instructions to provide transportation for the offices of the War Department. Simmons should inform McHenry of the land and water transportation needs of his office. Wagons should be ready on Monday morning.
September 5, 1791 Transportation and Movement of Troops Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Transportation requested for St.Clair's furniture. Troops marching from Pittsburgh.
April 17, 1798 Estimate for Transportation of Ordnance and Stores Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate for the transportation of ordnance and stores from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh and seaboard posts.
February 21, 1798 Costs of Transportation Samuel Hodgdon William Reais Letter, encloses post note re transportation costs.
July 18, 1798 Clothing ready for transportation John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Encloses returns and states that clothing is ready for transportation to ten cities.
November 21, 1798 Transportation of Men & Provisions to Charleston Samuel Hodgdon Gustavus & Hugh Colhouse Hodgdon arranges for the transportation of fifty men and their provisions to Charleston at a cost of ten dollars for the passage of each man which includes both water and rations.
June 6, 1800 Request for Issue of a Pump Auger for Transportation to Pittsburgh Benjamin Stoddert John Harris Directs issue of one pump augur for transportation to Pittsburgh.
April 24, 1800 Transportation allowances for officers [not available] [not available] A General Scale on which transportation of private Stores is to be allowed annually to Officers stationed at remote posts.
January 25, 1799 Reports Cash Advances, Iron, Steel, Water Transportation Samuel Hodgdon John Mackey Provides cash advances according to estimates provided. Includes statements. Refers to spring and different modes of doing business and transportation. Has purchased the iron and steel. Is preparing a report on supply of rations to posts.
April 15, 1798 Estimates for the Needs of Posts & For Transportation Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon provides a detailed explanation of his estimates for the posts of Georgia and Tennesseeand for transportation, with the understanding that circumstances may require additions.
December 2, 1796 Delivery of iron and steel for transportation to an armory James McHenry John Harris Directs the delivery of five tons of iron and half a ton of steel to be delivered for transportation to the Armory in Springfield, Massachusetts.
March 1, 1796 Reports Purchase of Stores and Request for Advance; Questions Application for Public Transportation Russell Bissell Samuel Hodgdon Requests purchase of stores through Mr. J. Harris and an advance from Major Craig to pay for the stores. If Mr. Harris is not in Hodgdon's employ, requests Hodgdon to destroy letter. Requests transportation by public wagon to Pittsburgh. Does not know if this request for transportation is improper or not.
July 20, 1798 Payment of Recruits John Henry Samuel Hodgdon Henry expressed disbelief that the two men he recruited in Philadelphia would recruits so many men. In hindsight he said he would have paid for their transportation to New York. Now offers to pay Hodgdon.
May 9, 1799 Accounts for transportation of horsemenís swords Samuel Lewis James Miller Lewis encloses accounts for transportation of horsemen's swords made by contract in Connecticut.
January 28, 1791 Estimate to complete sundry Military stores for transportation Quartermaster General's Department [not available] Estimate to complete sundry Military stores ordered for transportation.
April 21, 1792 Discusses Expense of Horses and Transportation in Kentucky James O'Hara Henry Knox Discusses number of horses required for the western counties of Kentucky and the expense of transportation.
April 24, 1800 General scale for transport of officers stores William Simmons [not available] Supporting documents on the approved scale for annual transportation costs of private stores belonging to officers at remote posts. Addressed extending compensation.
November 24, 1798 Outlines Transportation and Payment for Guns from Halifax to Charleston Benjamin Stoddert James McHenry Encloses letter from Gibbs & Channing to charter transportation of guns at Halifax to Charleston. Outlines payment plan.
May 21, 1798 Transportation for the Twelve Pounders Samuel Hodgdon Michael G. Houdin Hodgdon orders Major Houdin to procure transportation for the twelve pounders intended for Major Fleming at West Point.
May 16, 1800 Transportation of Goods to New York [not available] John Harris Request to return sergeant's swords to John Wilkins Junior, Quarter Master General for transportation to Ebenezer Stevens at New York.