Springfield Armory Accounts for Last Quarter 1799

Item

Type

Document

Title

Springfield Armory Accounts for Last Quarter 1799

Description

Williams encloses accounts of Armory and Military Departments at Springfield for the last quarter of 1799. He asks if his accounts for previous quarter have passed.

year created

1800

month created

01

day created

22

sent from location

Springfield

recipient

in image

notable person/group

Joseph Williams
William Simmons
Military Department

notable location

Springfield
Armory

notable item/thing

accounts of expenses
credit

document number

1800012270001

transcription

Springfield Jany. 22 1800
Sir,
Enclosed are my accounts of expenses incurred in the Armory and Military Departments for the Quarter ending Dec 31.799- if on examination they are found right, I will thank you Sir to pass them to my credit. Will you be so obliging as to inform me if my accounts for the Quarter ending Sept 30 items have passed-
I am Sir with respect Your Ablest
JW
[undecipherable]
Acct. for the Dept. of War-
Springfield Jany. 22 1800
Sir
Enclosed are my returns of the Army & Military Departments for the Quarter ending Dec. 31.1799. together with the funeral Receipts to support the same. if on examination they are found right be good enough to pass the deliveries & expenditures to my credit.-
If it is your wish to have the muskets & bayonets which are received from the several private Factory's and deposited in the public magazines at this post Reinspected by the Superintendant of the Armory - it will be [undecipherable] to give your particular [undecipherable] on the subject - as doubts arise on the propriety of the measure
I am Sir with the greatest respect
Your Ablest
J Williams
Saml. Hodgdon Esq.
Intendant of Stores-

Document instances

In image In source Location in source
[view document] (1 pages) XWA22a (1 pages) Collection: Letters Sent (Letterbooks) by the Military Storekeeper and Paymaster, Springfield Armory, 1799-1859. (RG156) [unknown]

Document names

Type Name Location Notes
Author Joseph Williams Springfield [n/a]
Recipient William Simmons [unknown] [n/a]