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January 28, 1794 Letter Citation John Pierce Robert McKnight Cited in McKnight to Pierce 02/29/1784. Used cited letter from Robert McKnight to John Pierce in which McKnight agrees with Pierce's recommendation to settle with the paymasters of three Massachusetts Regiments if a list of persons in those regiments is provided.
February 7, 1784 Letter of Recommendation Benjamin Lincoln Samuel Hodgdon Letter of recommendation for an office in the Commissary of Military Stores department, on behalf of Mr. Cranch. Cranch suffered greatly by means of the War.
March 22, 1784 Account with Robert Morris John Jacob Faesch Samuel Hodgdon Personal letter giving instructions for the repair of Faesch's carriage. Also discussues Faesch's account with the Financier of the United States, Robert Morris.
March 23, 1784 Commutation pay Florat de Florimont Joseph Howell Seeking information on the status of receiving commutation pay.
March 29, 1784 Settlement of the pay for Maryland Continental Regiments Thomas Gassaway Joseph Howell Discusses the settlement of the pay of the Maryland Line. requests muster rolls and papers needed for the settlement. Requests information on the resolves of Congress applicable to the settlement
April 6, 1784 Bills that were lost John S. Dart Philip Audebert Sending copies of bills that were lost when the ship carrying them foundered at sea.
April 14, 1784 Settlement of the accounts of certain regiments of the Army John Pierce Thomas Gassaway Discusses methods for obtaining the records necessary to complete the settlement of the accounts of certain regiments of the Army.
April 23, 1784 Payment for Army goods Nathaniel Irish Samuel Hodgdon Discusses payment for goods ordered for the Army.
May 22, 1784 [No Image] Nathaniel Irish Samuel Hodgdon No image.
May 25, 1784 Account not settled A. Fowler Joseph Howell Fowler sends to Howell a letter informing him that the paymaster of the 8th Pennsylvania Regiment, Mr. Arthur Read, has not settled his account.
May 27, 1784 Verification of position as Deputy Muster Master General Richard Varick John Pierce Richard Varick sends to John Pierce a third letter requesting verification of his former position as Deputy Muster Master General.
May 31, 1784 Settlement of accounts Alex McDougall John Pierce General McDougall sends to John Pierce a letter requesting settlement of his accounts.
June 10, 1784 Letter to the Commissioner of Army Accounts Mason John Pierce Discusses the settlement of his accounts and the switching of continental securities for state notes
June 11, 1784 Settlement of account Hezekiah Wetmore John Pierce Discusses settlement of his account.
July 4, 1784 Pay entitlement of Doctor Tillotson John Cochran John Pierce Discusses the pay entitlement of Doctor Tillotson in regards to the provisions for pay of the doctors assigned to the Medical Department. Discusses the settlement of his own account.
July 7, 1784 Documentation on militia detachments Morris Graham John Pierce Requests the pay rolls of the militia detachment he commanded in the Revolutionary War along with a warrant from General Washington for the payment of his militia detachment.
July 9, 1784 Pay accounts and impropriety Thomas Gassaway John Pierce Thomas Gassaway, Assistant Commissioner for Settling Pay of the Maryland Line, sends to John Pierce a letter inclosed with pay accounts. Gassaway has been accused of impropriety.
July 19, 1784 Affair of the discharged officers of the West Point garrison General Edward Hand John Pierce Discusses the affair of the discharged officers of the garrison of West Point who seized pay money without authorization. Request information on the case to inform Congress's action on the "transaction."
July 19, 1784 Letter from John Boreman John Boreman Joseph Howell Dicusses the status of certain accounts.
July 20, 1784 Accounts of the Southern Army John S. Dart John Pierce His account and some accounts of the Southern Army have been forwarded. Encloses a bill of exchange.
July 28, 1784 Account settlements Thomas Fanning John Pierce Settlement of Fanning's accounts for the period he was a prisoner of war.
August 11, 1784 Petition from Two Soldiers Captured by the British William Moore Commissioners of the Board of War Petition from two soldiers, William Moore and Thomas Ward, captured by the British in the South Carolina campaign and imprisoned on a prison ship. They speak of their suffering. They were also "compelled" to serve on British ship bound to the West Indies. Petition for their release as "redemtioners" and ask that their pay be applied to the "redemption money."
August 11, 1784 Account settlement Edward Carrington John Pierce Discusses the settlement of his account.
August 23, 1784 Final settlement Captain Moses Cleaveland John Pierce Requests a certificate showing what monies he is charged with in the final settlement of his account.
August 23, 1784 Sale of Powder Donaldson Yeates Samuel Hodgdon Discusses sale of powder in the U.S. military stores.