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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 23, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Ensign McCall William Simmons Hugh McCall William Simmons request more frequent pay estimates from Ensign McCall. Simmons also directs McCall to disburse funds received from John Habersham to Capt. Webb and Lt. Cobb.
November 30, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Ensign McCall William Simmons Hugh McCall William Simmons has received no communication from Georgia.
February 15, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Ensign McCall William Simmons Hugh McCall William Simmons informs Ensign McCall that the amount of his estimates is forwarded to John Habersham.
February 20, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with LtCol. Gaither William Simmons Henry Gaither William Simmons asks LtCol Gaither to include vouchers with his account statement.
March 15, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner Hugh McCall Peter Hagner discusses the pay of Capt. Webb with Ensign McCall.
April 23, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Hugh McCall Simmons confirms that McCall's estimates of pay for the troops in Georgia has arrived. Simmons continues by stating the estimates cannot be acted on until Congress passes appropriations.
May 14, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Hugh McCall Simmons informs McCall to expect payment from John Habersham.
June 12, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Hugh McCall Simmons informs McCall to expect payment from John Habersham.
June 21, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Hugh McCall Simmons discusses accounting practices with McCall.
July 10, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Benjamin Hawkins Simmons directs Hawkins to submit a list of all payments made.
July 10, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Hugh McCall Simmons informs McCall that his remittance will go out in the next post.
May 20, 1799 Muster of Lt. Wilkins' Detachment Howell Cobb Hugh McCall Cobb certifies that when he visited Fort Triggs the detachment commanded by Lt. Wilkins had not been at the post long enough to have been mustered; therefore he inspected but did not muster them.
June 19, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Howell Cobb Simmons sends a letter to Ensign Hugh McCall via Lieutenant Cobb at Fort Wilkinson. This letter asks Cobb to forward the letter to McCall.
August 14, 1799 Payment to Edward Wright Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins makes payment of $1000 to Edward Wright, United States factor.
December 3, 1799 Forwards Communication for Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Henry Gaither Requests forward of enclosed packet to Benjamin Hawkins, principal temporary agent for Indian affairs.
February 3, 1800 Accounts John Harris Edward Wright Bills received and paid. Notification that upon receipt of minute list of required materials, requested materials for Creek Factory will be forwarded by Harris.
April 30, 1800 Articles Shipped, Money Due N. Wright John Harris Edward Wright Enclosed invoice of merchandise shipped on the sloop Independence, N. Wright to receive salary for E. Wright.
May 14, 1800 Enclosed Invoice for Rifles Shipped to Savannah John Harris Edward Wright Invoice for rifles shipped on schooner to be delivered at Savannah, Georgia. In a post script, notes the resignation of James McHenry as Sec of War.
May 27, 1800 Acknowledgement of Letter Received William Simmons Henry Gaither Simmons received letter from Gaither. In reply to Gaither's questions, no accounts of William Devereaux were rendered to the Office.
May 27, 1800 Money Added to Amount Paid for Invoice of Goods John Harris Edward Wright Notification that additional money was added to the return for the invoice of goods submitted by the factory.
June 18, 1800 Regarding the surrender of the fort at St. Marks, Florida, and plans to retake Franco Gelabert Benjamin Hawkins Gelabert provides intelligence on the surrender of the fort at St Marks at Appalache Bay, Florida. Bowles ran away with Captain of Brig Sheerwater, which indians had captured. Discusses plans by Spanish officer Vicente Folch to form expedition to retake the fort.
October 31, 1800 Accounts of Chalres Wright David Henley Edward Wright Henley has informed Lieutenant Wright about his remittance. Hopes Mrs. Wright and the children are well.
September 13, 1800 Credit to Inventory John Harris Edward Wright Inclosed draft from Col. Hawkins in favor of Wright received, notification of credit to account. List of items in inventory of goods.
December 6, 1800 Shipments and Elections John Harris Edward Wright Invoices for Georgia factories, Independent and Helen shipped by William Murdock. Emphasized need for blankets.
August 2, 1799 Outlines Trade Tips with Indians; List of Items in Need by Creeks Benjamin Hawkins Edward Wright Ben Hawkins (Indian Agent) provides detailed description to Edward Wright of how to successfully trade with the Creek Indians. Most Indians don't meet their obligations with regard to credit and debt so all trade must be accomplished by bartering one item for another. Also included is a list of items in demand by the Creeks.