Viewing 1–25 of 3,137 documents: "lamb's regiment"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 3, 1786 Applications of late soldiers of Colonel Lamb's Regiment John Pierce William Stevens Regarding applications of late soldiers of Colonel Lamb's Regiment, asks that Stevens record certificates.
January 23, 1788 Concerning state settlements with the Army Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Joseph Howell Wolcott writes on Connecticut settlements with the officers of certain regiments, mentioning Colonel Sheldon and Colonel Lamb.
December 20, 1793 Account of Frederick Lamb Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Frederick Lamb, late fifer in the 2nd South Carolina Regiment
December 29, 1787 Joseph Howell discusses army accounts with Oliver Wolcott Joseph Howell Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Oliver Wolcott requests from Joseph Howell returns for Colonel Lamb's Regiment of Artillery.
May 1, 1792 Eggs, Fowl, Lamb John Smith Samuel Hodgdon The horses returned on the 19th of February. Smith has sent a bushel of potatoes, a few eggs, a small quantity of butter, a half dozen fowls, and a lamb but he fears he cannot get lime. He discovered upon butchering of lamb that the quality was not what he had hoped.
March 2, 1785 Return of muster and pay rolls Joseph Howell Captain Isaac Hubbel Joseph Howell sends Capt. Isaac Hubbel a return of muster and pay rolls for Colonel Lamb's Regiment of Artillery.
April 1, 1794 Engineer to fortify the harbor of New York Henry Knox John Lamb Writes General John Lamb - the Collector of the Port of New York - concerning the appointment of an engineer for the purpose of fortifying the harbor of New York.
September 6, 1788 Payment of Private John Betters Matthew Henderson Joseph Howell Sent discharge and certificate of service for Private John Betters of the 3rd Regiment Massachusetts Line.
December 20, 1787 Oliver Wolcott discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Joseph Howell Oliver Wolcott encloses the returns from Connecticut requested by Joseph Howell.
June 3, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce William Stevens Pierce requests that Stevens send soldiers' certificates to him for distribution.
December 1, 1794 Fortification at New York City Ebenezer Stevens Alexander Hamilton Ebenezer Stevens, agent for erecting the fortifications at New York City, requests that Hamilton direct John Lamb (collector of customs for NYC) to make Stevens a further advance on account of the United States for fortifying the harbor of New York. Stevens has vouchers for the whole amount of appropriation made by Congress. Stevens wants to know whether or not the salaries of Chief Engineer...
September 16, 1799 Certification of payment; Estate of Private Christian Kuntz William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $29.80 to Estate of Private Christian Kuntz, in Captain Uriah Springer's company, 3d Regiment Infantry for pay.
February 12, 1795 On the shipment of copper and instructions to deliver to Naval Agent John Blagge Timothy Pickering John Lamb Pickering informs Collector at the port of New York John Lamb that a quantity of copper is arriving on the ship Neptune from Liverpool England. He asks that the shipment be delivered to John Blagge, Naval Agent.
1788 Power of attorney given by troops raised in New York New York troops Isaac Faerlie Subscribers are commissioned, non commissioned officers, and privates of the troops raised in New York in service of United States. They nominate Isaac Faerlie and Jeremiah Rensalaer as attorneys or agents on their behalf.
1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Edward Miller Letter cancelled on 17 May 1798. Letter informs of account balance and impending payment from John Chester.
January 23, 1797 Petition of Michael Van Kleek and Mary Hibbern James McHenry John Adams Petitions to Congress related to service in Revolutionary War.
January 26, 1786 Collection from a Speculator George Morgan Timothy Pickering Discusses the collection of money from an individual who apparently had speculated in notes and where he might be found (including a tavern)
June 7, 1786 Request for Certificates John Pierce Canfield Coe Request for certificates that belong to individuals residing in the state of New York.
May 4, 1792 Requests Support for Firearms Experiment Joseph G Chambers Henry Knox Letter, discusses rounds of cartridges; asks more guns ordered. Chambers proposes a firearms experiment whereby 60 rounds are fired in 3 minutes time.
May 14, 1786 Report on the Barbary States Paul R. Randall Thomas Jefferson Randall declares that he will be governed by his orders and will do his best to fulfill them and hopes that the circumstances will be considered if his services are not equal to expectations.
August 29, 1789 Knox acknowledges receipt of monies for troop rations Henry Knox [not available] Receipt for rations for Burbeck's troops.
February 12, 1795 Arrival of copper for use of frigate construction at New York Timothy Pickering John Blagge Pickering informs John Blagge, Naval Agent at New York, that a load of copper from Liverpool is arriving on the Ship Neptune. Articles are destined for frigate building.
March 16, 1787 Account of Captain Mackin John Pierce Board of Treasury Informs the Board of Treasury that no resolution is needed in the case of Capt. Mackin since his depreciation has already been made up by his state.
November 10, 1785 Pierce finds it impossible to verify claims from 1775 and 1776 John Pierce Samuel Hodgdon John Pierce, Commissioner of Army Accounts, informs Samuel Hodgdon, Commissioner of Military Stores, of the extreme difficulty in determining the monies due to soldiers from the early years of the Revolutionary War. Due to this difficulty, Pierce is not inclined to honor claims from 1775 and 1776.
January 19, 1784 Pay of Massachusetts Regiments Robert McKnight John Pierce Discusses pay of the First, Second, and Third Massachusetts Regiments. Some soldiers of these regiments were apparently paid with goods in exchange for the right to their pay. McKnight is trying to collect the pay.