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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 25, 1786 Depreciation of money John Pierce Gabriel Allen Responds to the claim of Gabriel Allen respecting depreciation of money
December 15, 1787 Regarding Payment for Services Rendered in Examining Military Stores Henry Knox Jeremiah Olney Letter, asks for proof for claim made for examination of military stores.
December 30, 1788 Discussion of Military Stores in Rhode Island Henry Knox Jeremiah Olney Letter, discusses business of military stores in Rhode Island.
October 20, 1789 Regarding Burglary at Public Magazine Henry Knox Jeremiah Olney Letter, discusses burglary at public magazine.
June 6, 1790 Discussion of Constitution & Revenue Appointment Henry Knox Jeremiah Olney Letter, mentions Constitution; discusses Revenue appointment.
June 24, 1790 Request for Estimate of Transport Cost for Military Stores Henry Knox Jeremiah Olney Letter, directs estimate of transport cost for public stores.
June 21, 1791 Payment to Mr George Olney, Esquire for payment to Henry Sherman, 2d U.S. Regiment L. Catton George Olney Catton is directed by Secretary of War to pay $149 to George Olney, to be transmitted to Henry Sherman. Notes that the Secretary of Treasury has directed that the collectors of customs in the several states are to receive notes of the description in payment.
July 3, 1794 Funds for Capt. William Littlefield's Recruiting Joseph Howell John Dexter The Treasurer will remit to Dexter five hundred dollars to be paid to Capt. William Littlefield for the use of the recruiting service.
July 16, 1794 Funds for Mounting the Artillery at Newport Joseph Howell John Dexter The Treasurer will remit to Dexter five hundred dollars to be transmitted to Mr. Gibbs and Mr. Channing at Newport for the purpose of mounting the Artillery.
February 20, 1795 Pay of John L. Boss Joseph Howell John Dexter The Treasurer will remit to Dexter a sum to be transmitted to John L. Boss, being his pay as Superintendent of Fortifications at New Port.
September 10, 1795 Confirms receipt of claim William Simmons John Dexter Informs John Dexter that his claim for transporting troops has been received.
September 11, 1795 Reimbursement for troop transport William Simmons John Dexter Informs John Dexter that he is to be reimbursed for transporting men from Providence to Newport, Rhode Island.
November 2, 1795 Instructions to pay Capt. Littlefield Peter Hagner John Dexter Informs Dexter that the Treasurer will remit him the sum of 254 dollars in order to pay Capt. William Littlefield in Newport.
December 23, 1795 Instructions to pay John Boss William Simmons John Dexter Informs John Dexter that the Treasurer will remit him the sum of 454 dollars, to be transmitted to John Boss for his pay as superintendent of fortifications at Newport.
February 23, 1796 Receipt Received William Simmons John Dexter Informs Dexter, Supervisor in Providence, Rhode Island, that his letter enclosing the receipt of John L. Boss for 454 dollars has been received.
April 13, 1796 Receipt entered on the books William Simmons John Dexter Receipt submitted by Dexter to be entered on the books of the War Department Accountants Office.
October 18, 1796 Claim of Continental Army soldier Peter Harris William Simmons Theodore Foster Discusses the claim of the administrator to the estate of Peter Harris, a late soldier of the Rhode Island Line (Continental Army), and its relation to the Act of Limitations.
December 7, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with John Dexter William Simmons John Dexter William Simmons directs John Dexter to pay Capt. Joseph Elliott.
December 26, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with John Dexter William Simmons John Dexter William Simmons discusses the claim of Capt. Elliot with John Dexter.
January 10, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with John Dexter William Simmons John Dexter William Simmons directs John Dexter to pay Capt. Joseph Elliott at Fort Wolcott.
January 30, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with John Dexter William Simmons John Dexter William Simmons informs John Dexter that Capt. Elliott's receipt is credited.
March 5, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner John Dexter Peter Hagner informs John Dexter that the Accountant's Office has received and credited Capt. Joseph Elliot's receipt.
April 2, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Jabez Bowen Simmons makes inquiry to Jabez Bown regarding the account of Captain John Pierce.
May 31, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Dexter Simmons authorizes Dexter to make payment to Capt. Elliot.
June 21, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Dexter Simmons informs Dexter that Capt. Elliot's receipt was received.