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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 24, 1788 Pay as Brigade Chaplain William Plumb John Pierce Pay as Brigade Chaplain in favor of Plumb was retained by Howell of the Society of Cincinnati. Plumb asks that the note be delivered to him.
June 23, 1794 Pitkin Declines the Appointment Timothy Pitkin Henry Knox Pitkin respectifully refuses to accept his appointment as a Captain in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers. He is honored by the appointment but his current situation in life and the professions in which he is engaged force him to decline.
January 20, 1796 Account as War Department agent John Chester William Simmons Cover letter for sending in his account as agent of the War Department with explanations for various items in the account. Cited in Simmons to Chester 01/27/1796
January 25, 1796 Receipt John Chester William Simmons Cover for receipt of Captain Edward Miller in the amount listed
March 25, 1796 Receipt John Chester William Simmons Cover for receipt of Captain Edward Miller in the amount listed. Cited in Simmons to Chester 04/02/1796
May 5, 1796 Pay Forthcoming William Simmons [not available] Simmons notifies Miller that John Chester will bring payment for him and his men.
May 14, 1796 Receipt John Chester William Simmons Cover for receipt of Captain Edward Miller in the amount listed. Cited in Simmons to Chester 05/18/1796
May 29, 1796 Chester's Account John Chester William Simmons CITATION only. Simmons to Chester 06/03/1796. [Notifies Chester that his receipt from Captain Edward Miller for recruiting service will be credited to Chester's account.]
July 15, 1796 Receipt John Chester William Simmons Cover for receipt of Captain Edward Miller in the amount listed. Cited in Hagner to Chester 07/18/1796
July 31, 1796 Cited letter or document, Edward Miller to William Simmons Edward Miller William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Miller 09/06/1796
August 23, 1796 Cited letter or document, John Chester to William Simmons John Chester William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Chester 08/26/1796
August 25, 1796 Receipt John Chester William Simmons Cover for receipt of Captain Donald G. Mitchell in the amount listed.
October 8, 1796 Receipt John Chester William Simmons Cover for receipt of Captain Donald G. Mitchell in the amount listed. Cited in Simmons to Chester 10/12/1796
December 18, 1796 Receipt John Chester William Simmons Cover for receipt of Captain Edward Miller in the amount listed.
August 14, 1797 Following Instructions to Raise Militia Oliver Wolcott James McHenry Response to request to raise a militia. Has issued orders for detachment and to hold in readiness such militia. Has assigned such matters to the Adjutant General, with the request to communicate with the War Department.
December 13, 1797 My account with the United States as well as I could ascertain it. Charles Watrous William Simmons Watrous has enclosed his account in the best way that he could formulate it. He has not yet received a certficate from the paymaster to tell him when he was paid nor does he know the price of rations at different times nor the form of a subsistence account.
December 20, 1797 Request for Payment, Draft in favor of Joshua Coit Charles Watrous William Simmons Enclosed account that Watrous filled out more completely and submitted a second copy of accounts. Since Watrous was unable to obtain the price of rations at various locations at which rations were drawn, he saw the sum of money he drew in favor of Joshua Coit as sufficient to cover debts until Watrous meets with Simmons to settle all his accounts. Accounts inclosed.
March 7, 1798 Receipt of Ensign Parmele John Chester William Simmons Enclosed is the receipt of Ensign Samuel Parmele for $86.94 in response to Simmons' letter of February 24.
May 5, 1798 Seeks Instructions to Post Note with Bank of the US and Dispersion of Funds John Chester William Simmons Letter, seeks instructions regarding post note of the Bank of the United States.
May 23, 1798 Receipt for Daniel Bissell John Chester William Simmons Letter enclosing receipt of Lieutenant Daniel Bissell, made in conformity to Accountant's letter of May 14, 1798
July 20, 1798 Receipts for Major John B. Buel John Chester William Simmons Letter, encloses three receipts of Major John H. Buel agreeably to directions of Accountant's letter of July 9, 1798.
July 27, 1798 Receipt for Captain Decius Wadsworth John Chester William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Captain Decius Wadsworth as directed by Accountant's letter of July 5, 1798.
July 30, 1798 Qualifications of Colonel Tallmadge Uriah Tracy Alexander Hamilton Senator Tracy extols the qualifications of Colonel Tallmadge who he believes would be an ideal choice for the post of Adjutant General.
October 5, 1798 Receipt for Jeremiah Hadsworth by His Son Daniel Hadsworth John Chester William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Jeremiah Wadsworth, executed by his son Daniel as directed by Accountant's letter of September 21, 1798.
December 17, 1798 Receipt for Captain Bissell John Chester William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Captain Bissell.