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September 1, 1796 Bills of Exchange Payable to Jeremiah and Abijah Hunt Caleb Swan James McHenry Bills of exchange for $1,000 and $4,500 to be paid to Jeremiah and Abijah Hunt, with note on reverse that they were paid on December 2.
September 30, 1800 Receipt for Payment for Advances Made by Abijah Hunt [not available] [not available] Jesse Hunt received $18,500 in full of the advance made by Abijah Hunt to William R. Boote, Paymaster 3d Regiment.
September 18, 1800 Certificattion of Coal by Abijah Peck. Joseph Williams [not available] Abijah Peck has made a trial of the coal that Captain Josiah Demming brought for Captain Cooley . He went aboard the vessel and bought four bushels and found the coal as good as he commonly gets. There is some dirt but that is not unusual.
May 21, 1796 Set of Bills Payable to Jeremiah & Abijah Hunt Caleb Swan James McHenry A set of bills has been drawn on McHenry payable to Jeremiah and Abijah Hunt on account of the pay of the Army for two months.
May 28, 1796 Set of Bills Payable to Jeremiah & Abijah Hunt Caleb Swan James McHenry A set of bills has been drawn on McHenry payable to Jeremiah and Abijah Hunt on account of the pay of the Army for two months.
March 16, 1798 $3000 Drawn in Favor of Jeremiah & Abijah Hunt John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Bill of exchange No. 86 for three thousand dollars in favor of Jeremiah and Abijah Hunt has been drawn on Hodgdon
February 26, 1799 Payment of troops Isaac Guion James McHenry Paymaster Guion requests payment of $6000 to Abijah Hunt for pay to troops of United States at Natchez.
December 4, 1798 Payment for services in Indian Department Abijah Hunt, Natchez Winthrop Sargent Timothy Pickering Request for payment of $389 to Abijah Hunt on account of Indian Department.
February 26, 1799 Payment of troops Isaac Guion James McHenry Paymaster Isaac Guion requests payment of $3500 to Abijah Hunt to complete payment of troops.
May 25, 1800 Receipt of Caleb Swan for payment of troops William R. Boote [not available] Boote received from Swan $18,525, the balance of pay, forage and subsistence for the troops garrisoned at Fort Adams and Fort Stoddart.
October 8, 1798 Caleb Swan reports to McHenry that he has drawn up duplicate set of bills of exchange Caleb Swan James McHenry Caleb Swan reports to McHenry that he has drawn up duplicate set of bills of exchange in favor of Abijah & [illegible] for $500 at Cincinnati for pay of Army 1798
June 26, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons William Gordon Simmons informs Gordon that his inquiry into the men of the New Hampshire line has yielded two soldiers named Adams.
October 30, 1797 State Department Preparation for State of the Union Address Timothy Pickering John Adams Confirms that he is forwarding some of Adams' correspondence to its recipients; also informs Adams that he is preparing "business to lay before Congress," presumably material for Adams' state of the union address.
October 24, 1797 Receipt of Jeremiah and Abijah Hunt Caleb Swan James McHenry Swan transmits to McHenry the receipt of W.H. Harrison for the sum of $3,900 on account of the recruiting service for 1797.
December 4, 1796 Lists Support for Jefferson and for Adams Samuel Chase James McHenry Refers to tension between Jefferson and Adams, listing their support.
May 2, 1799 Letter Citation Collins John Adams Cited in Adams to McHenry, 05/13/1799.
April 15, 1797 Letter Citation John Adams James McHenry Cited in McHenry to Adams, 05/05/1797 and in McHenry to Adams, 05/99/1797.
May 24, 1797 Adams Response to Speech by Vice President Jefferson John Adams United States Senate Adams affirmed union of views among Congress and the President. Happily resolved that the United States would remain firm in its policy of peace.
May 18, 1800 Correspondence with John Adams John Williams James McHenry Upon his retirement, Williams asks McHenry to forward an enclosed letter to John Adams.
August 13, 1798 Forwarding of Document Concerning Cherokees James McHenry John Adams Forwards a document ["talk"?] concerning the Cherokees [not included], asking for Adams' signature on it. Notifies Adams that he is moving his family out of Philadelphia to Trenton to avoid yellow fever at the former.
April 7, 1800 Intimation of Mrs. Adams Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton will bear in mind Abigail Adams' request regarding the transfer of the 12th Regiment and shall fulfill her wish so long as it is not incompatible with the good of the service.
October 30, 1798 Encloses Correspondence about Commissions James McHenry John Adams Encloses copies of letters to General Washington and Pinckney, with correspondence from Hamilton and Knox. Inquires about Mrs. Adams's poor health.
September 28, 1791 On the Sickness of Lucy Knox, & the Inadequacy of the Adams House in Philadelphia Henry Knox John Adams Admits that Adams' steward and his children have recovered, but that Lucy Knox is dangerously ill. Apologizes to Adams that the house Knox has procured for him in Philadelphia is not what he deserves, "either for your dignity or the rent," but explains that it was all there was to be had in the city.
December 10, 1799 Reply to the Address of the House of Representatives John Adams House of Representatives President Adams' reply to the House of Representatives' address, which was in reply to Adams' speech the of the 9th. Adams expresses confidence that the legislative and executive branches of the government will work well together during the coming legislative session.
July 30, 1800 Letter Citation John Adams Samuel Dexter Cited in Dexter to Adams, 08/07/1800.