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May 31, 1800 Secretary at War directs the conduct of Indian affairs with Chapin James McHenry Israel Chapin Jr Directed payment of annuity balance due the Sioux Nations and discussed Indian annuity.
September 6, 1799 Secretary at War directs the conduct of Indian affairs with Chapin James McHenry Israel Chapin Jr Letter, informs re shipment of Six Nations annuity goods; mentions Indians.
July 26, 1800 Invoice of annuity goods for Six Nations John Harris [not available] John Harris endorses an invoice of goods for the Six Nations annuity which were delivered to the representative of the Quarter Master General's office, John Wilkins.
June 18, 1798 Hodgdon informs Chapin that Indian annuity has been shipped Samuel Hodgdon Israel Chapin Jr Letter, informs re shipment of Six Nations annuity; asks for notice of arrival.
April 7, 1797 Delivery of Annual Supply to Hodgdon James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver annuity goods to Hodgdon for the Six Nations Indians.
April 19, 1797 Harris is issued an invoice by Myers for annuity goods received at Philiadelphia [not available] John Harris John Harris, keeper of military supplies, is issued an invoice for Indian annuity goods by John Myers in Philadelphia.
August 8, 1799 Invoice of goods for Six Nations annuity John Harris [not available] John Harris, Keeper of Miltary Stores, endorses this invoice for merchandise delivered for the Six Nations annuity to John Wilkins of the Quarter Master General's office. Upon orders of the Secretary at War, the goods are forwarded to Captain Israel Chapin in Canadaigua.
March 25, 1799 Receipt of Tench Francis on account of the annuity for the Indians northwest of the Ohio Tench Francis [not available] Receipt of Tench Francis of $9500 issued by Secretary of War on account of the annuity for the Indians northwest of the Ohio
December 11, 1797 Indian Land, Treaty Talks, and Husbandry Utensils James McHenry Isaac Williams McHenry discusses Indian land and the need for treaty talks with sundry tribes; He adds that husbandry utensils for the Indians will be included in the annuity for the coming year.
March 15, 1799 Paying an annuity to the Indian tribes James McHenry John Harris McHenry directs Harris to write up a statement of what is to be paid—in goods form—to the various Indian tribes as part of their annuity. McHenry also informs Harris to clearly separate the packages of each individual tribe and draw up invoices to be sent both to the Secretary of War as well as to the Indian tribes.
October 22, 1795 Pickering discusses Indian affairs with Chapin Timothy Pickering Israel Chapin Jr Letter, Pickering informs Chapin regarding Indian annuity goods & payments.
April 20, 1797 Letter Signed, Samuel Hodgdon to Israel Chapin Jr Samuel Hodgdon Israel Chapin Jr Letter, informs re shipment of Six Nations annuity goods.
October 3, 1800 Merchandise, Sale of Goods Edward Wright John Harris Enclosed copy of invoice from J. Clay, goods arrived for Creeks, request for approval of sale of merchandise.
February 7, 1799 Annuities and goods for the Six Nations William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Notes that Israel Chapin - Deputy Agent of the Six Nations - has received a credit of $1650, the amount of goods received in part of the annuity granted to the Indians.
October 4, 1796 Chapin discusses Indian affairs with Secretary at War Israel Chapin Jr James McHenry Letter, Chapin informs McHenry of division of Six Nations annuity; informs re goods for Six Nations.
September 1, 1796 Extract of a letter from Hodgdon to Chapin dated 1 Sep 1796 Samuel Hodgdon Israel Chapin Jr Letter, informs re shipment of Six Nations annuity goods; discusses supplies delivered in 1794.
August 24, 1797 Share for the Stockbridge Indians of the annuity to the Six Nations; query on accounting classification William Simmons James McHenry Extract from Simmons regarding advances paid, but were not deducted from the annuity granted to the Stockbridge Indians. Monies are debited from the account of Dr. John Seargent, Indian Missionary. Simmons requests clarification of money classification (advance chargeable to yearly stipends or carried as debit of the contingencies of the Indian Department).
March 10, 1796 Diplomatic relations with the Six Nations Timothy Pickering James McHenry Pickering critiques the "liberal supplies" that were given to the Six Nations at a time when the United States needed to secure their friendship, and argues that times have since changed and that it is now "both proper and practicable" to restrict their incoming supplies. Pickering announces that the annuity of the Six Nations has been advanced from $1,500 to $4,500 to be paid to blacksmiths and...
September 9, 1798 Captain Chapin discusses Indian affairs with Secretary at War Israel Chapin Jr James McHenry Letter, asks for cash annuity payment.
July 2, 1794 Permanent Additions to the Treaty of Holston Henry Knox [not available] Listed are five articles that are permanent additions to the Treaty of Holston. The Cherokees will be fairly compensated for relinquishments of land, boundaries will be ascertained, an annuity of $5000 will be provided, and the Indians must cease the practice of stealing horses.
November 15, 1794 Seneca War Chief Little Billy -- Character & Annuity Timothy Pickering Henry Knox Pickering states that Little Billy, the Seneca chief, is a good friend of the United States, and that he has promised the chief an annuity of $50 to keep his allegiance. Hopes this meets Knox's approval. Vouches for the chief's character, and says he is of great influence with the Seneca, which justifies Pickering's promise to him.
October 22, 1795 Hodgdon sends invoice for goods to Chapin Samuel Hodgdon Israel Chapin Jr Letter, Hodgdon encloses invoice of annuity goods for Six Nations to Chapin; discusses goods for Six Nations; directs assistance to bearer.
November 15, 1794 Chapin informs Knox of annuity provided to the Seneca Chief Little Billy [not available] Henry Knox Letter, Chapin advises Knox of lifetime annuity to Seneca Chief, Little Billy.
August 30, 1796 Hodgdon sends invoice for goods to Chapin Samuel Hodgdon Israel Chapin Jr Letter, encloses Invoice of goods for Six Nations annuity; informs re Powder & flints ordered in 1794; alludes to the Treaty of 1794.
July 18, 1798 Invoice of sundry merchandise. John Harris [not available] Stores, describes Six Nations annuity goods.