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  • Account of Captain Eaton January 4, 1797 Author: William Simmons Recipient: James McHenry Summary: Certification that $488.97 is due Captain William Eaton, being the balance of his account for recruiting, contingent expenses, and his pay and subsistence through December 1796.
  • Claims for Expenses of Pay and Forage Unable to be Found January 4, 1797 Author: Nehemiah Freeman Recipient: William Simmons Summary: Freeman searched diligently for any papers related to the claims of pay and forage but was unable to find any related to the subject. Freeman will send someone to New York to receive the money sent by Simmons.
  • Pay of James Byram of Captain Porter's company of Artillery January 5, 1797 Author: William Simmons Recipient: James McHenry Summary: Certification of $32 due James Byram of Captain Porter's company of Artillery, being his pay for May through December 1796.
  • Compensation of David Stoddert, Naval Constructor at Baltimore, Maryland January 5, 1797 Author: William Simmons Recipient: James McHenry Summary: Certification of $500 due David Stoddert, Naval Constructor at Baltimore, Maryland, being his compensation from October through December 1796.
  • Pay of Lieutenant Shoemaker & His Men January 5, 1797 Author: William Simmons Recipient: James McHenry Summary: Certification of $261.73 due Lieutenant Peter Shoemaker and the men under his command at Spring Garden, New Jersey, being his and their pay through December 1796.
  • Salary of Frederick Sprig, Assistant Storekeeper at West Point, New York January 5, 1797 Author: William Simmons Recipient: James McHenry Summary: Certification that $90 is due Frederick Sprig, being his salary as Assistant Storekeeper at West Point, New York for October through December 1796.
  • Cited letter or document, David Henley to James McHenry January 5, 1797 Author: David Henley Recipient: James McHenry Summary: CITATION Only. Cited in McHenry to Henley, 02/10/1797.
  • Request for Information on Donation of Land January 5, 1797 Author: Robert Lyon Recipient: William Simmons Summary: Lyon needs to know if he is entitled to a donation of land from the Honorable Congress as his role as Supernumery Lieut. of the 6th Regiment. Lyon refered Simmons to his muster rolls for a record of his merit. He cited his stay as a prisoner of the savages and British in Canada as proof.
  • Discussion of Discrepancies in Treasury Accounting January 5, 1797 Author: John Wilkins, Jr. Recipient: Samuel Hodgdon Summary: Mentions execution of power of attorney; main topic is a plea to rectify the accounts with the Treasury Department, there being a a vast difference of almost $90,000 between what will be charged to Wilkins and what was actually submitted to the Treasury.
  • Abstract of Provisions January 5, 1797 Author: David Henley Recipient: [not available] Summary: Provisions and forage provided to John Webbs and troops under his command. Included food and supplies for making uniforms.