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April 5, 1794 Salary of Michael Houdin, Assistant Store Keeper Military Stores at Albany Joseph Howell Michael G. Houdin $180 has been remitted to Nicholas Fish, Supervisor at New York, to pay nine months salary to Michael Houdin in 1793 and 1794.
July 31, 1794 Funds for Lt. McClelland's Recruiting Joseph Howell John McClelland The Secretary of War has directed a remittance of $200 through the hands of Nicholas Fish, Supervisor of New York , for the use of the recruiting service. Enclosed are Circular Letters to Recruiting Officers.
October 28, 1794 Salary of Michael Houdin Joseph Howell Michael G. Houdin The sum of $120 has been remitted to Nicholas Fish for six month's salary of Houdin. The unspent balance of $200 for his expenses should be refunded by Houdin to the United States.
December 22, 1794 Pay of Lt. McClellan's Transferred Recruits Joseph Howell John McClellan Lt. McClellan's muster rolls have been received but, since some of the recruits were transferred to Capt. Thompson's command, their pay has been remitted to him.
March 11, 1795 Money for the Use of the Recruiting Service, Etc. Joseph Howell John McClelland Nicholas Fish will transmit to Lieutenant McClelland a sum to be used for the recruiting service. McClelland's muster roll and the receipt for the pay of his command through December 1794 has been received. In the future these papers will be addressed to Howell's office with an outside cover superscribed to the Secretary of War.
September 12, 1795 Response to Request for Horse Timothy Pickering Solomon Van Rensselaer Pickering tells Van Renselaer that he may keep his public horse until the spring at his own expense or he can purchase him at his current value which seems the best solution.
August 31, 1797 Payment of Subsistance for Officers William Simmons Nanning J. Vischer Simmons enclosed payment for Vischer and other officers in letter as response to requests made on July 15th and August 24th. Payment of officers stationed at Niagara totaled $424.36. Officers paid: Captain James Bruff, Lieut. Nanning Vischer, Lieut. John McClallen, Surgeon's mate John G. Coffin minus $12.10 for rations requested by Coffin on June 19th.
October 17, 1798 Further Defense of the State of New York John Adams John Jay Adams acknowledges the $150,000 appropriated by the legislature of New York for the defense of the state and assures Governor Jay that he will cooperate with the understanding that his action will have no influence on any question that comes before the Congress of the United States.
January 30, 1799 Changes to Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon Solomon Van Rensselaer Notification of no particular changes to officer uniforms. Uniformity discussed.
October 29, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Joseph H. Dwight Simmons informs Dwight that his accounts were forwarded to the Paymaster General.
July 3, 1800 Warrant Issued Never Picked Up William Simmons Tobias V Cuyler Claim presented by Mr. Glen at the Office, Warrant issued in his favor by Treasurer, but Glen never picked up warrant.
October 1, 1800 Writing off Postage as an Expense William Simmons Michael G. Houdin Houdin's account for the quarter ending on the 30th of September has been processed. $7.50 was deducted for postage. Simmons asks Houdin to forward the receipt of the Postmaster with his account to confirm that the letters received by Houdin were related to public service.
August 25, 1775 Speech by Tiahogwando at Treaty of Six Nations at Albany New York Tiohogwando [not available] This speech was made at Treaty Conference held at Albany New York in August 1775, attended by the Reverend Samuel Kirkland. "Brothers: this is all the Six Nations have to say at present. They would just mention one thing more before they break up. The Six Nations look upon this as a very good time to speak their minds, as here are the representatives of the twelve United Colonies. The dispute...