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  • Contains Letters from Rochefontaine with Information from the Comptroller with Efforts to Correction Misconceptions January 3, 1798 Author: Nehemiah Freeman Recipient: William Simmons Summary: Letter, enclosed letter of Colonel Rochefontaine.
  • Letter Citation January 3, 1798 Author: Staats Morris Recipient: William Simmons Summary: Cited in Simmons to Morris, 01/09/1798.William Simmons informs Capt. Morris that John Kilty will pay him.
  • Comments on Interaction with the Comptroller, Letter from Simmons January 3, 1798 Author: Stephen Rochefontaine Recipient: Nehemiah Freeman Summary: Letter, alludes to letter of William Simmons to Freeman re actions of Rochefontaine.
  • Freeman Attests to the Veracity of His Statement January 3, 1798 Author: Nehemiah Freeman Recipient: [not available] Summary: Document, states that on this day he sent to Colonel Rochefontaine a copy of his letter to Accountant dated December 18, 1797.
  • Certification of payments; Francis Mentges, Inspector of troops and garrisons January 3, 1798 Author: William Simmons Recipient: James McHenry Summary: Certification that $122 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States, being his pay for November and December 1797.
  • Letter Citation January 4, 1798 Author: Timothy Pickering Recipient: George Washington Summary: Cited in Washington to Pickering, 01/04/1799.
  • Regarding Marines and Seamen; manner of muster; rations January 4, 1798 Author: [not available] Recipient: Captain John Barry Summary: Mentions Marine and Sailor muster rolls. Until such time as permanent regulations for government of the Marines and Seamen are contemplated by the President of United States, house the Marines and Seamen monthly while in port. Discusses method of muster. Colonel Mentges will muster the Marines; someone with experience muster the seamen. Mentions contract to supply rations conformably to Act of...
  • Directions for Marines and Seamen January 4, 1798 Author: James McHenry Recipient: Captain John Barry Summary: Outlines rules for governing the marines and seamen until permanent rules are adopted.
  • Request for Temporary Issue of Muskets & Accoutrements, with Return Slip January 4, 1798 Author: James McHenry Recipient: John Harris Summary: Request for temporary issue of arms & accoutrements to Thomas Wignell; Wignell's return slip is also included.
  • Certification of payments; account of Samuel Hodgdon January 4, 1798 Author: William Simmons Recipient: James McHenry Summary: Certification that $1175 is due Samuel Hodgdon, Superintendent of Military Stores, being the salary of himself and three clerks and of John Harris, keeper of Ordnance and Military Stores, and an assistant to Mr. Harris, from October through December 1797.