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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 15, 1799 Requests Money to Pay Anthony Foster for Recruitment David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Anthony Foster for recruitment.
September 25, 1798 Money Due Foster David Henley James McHenry Notification that Henley drew money in favor of Foster for the use of the army.
February 4, 1796 Request for Advanced Salary David Henley Timothy Pickering Request for warrant to be issued to Anthony Foster (of this territory) to receive Henley's pay as agent of War Department.
July 2, 1797 Anthony Foster to David Henley Anthony Foster David Henley No image.
July 29, 1800 Receipt for Accounts of Anthony Foster Anthony Foster [not available] Abstract for services performed in Quarter Master department, for purchases, advertising of deserters, and cash.
July 1, 1797 [Contract for Providing Supplies to the Indians] Anthony Foster James McHenry This document is enclosed in the letter in which Foster asks Henley to forward the letter he has written to the Secretary of War on the subject of his contract with the government to provide supplies for the Indians. Foster worries that, if supplies are not available, the Indians will think that the government has forsaken them. He assures Henley of the sincerity of his concern in this matter.
May 9, 1795 Furnishing supplies to the Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians Timothy Pickering Alexander Hamilton Timothy Pickering, interim Secretary of War, reports that Mr. A. Foster can furnish supplies to the Chickasaw and Choctaw tribes at a cheaper rate for the government. President Washington promised to provide supplies to Chickasaw chiefs when they visited Philadelphia, worth $3000 in goods. If Hamilton approves of giving Foster the exclusive right to furnish the supplies, the purchasing agent (Mr....
July 1, 1797 Report from Foster to McHenry: What to do with the goods contracted for sale by government to supply to the Indians? Anthony Foster James McHenry Foster tells McHenry that he is in a quandary regarding what to do with the goods that he had contracted with the government to supply to the Indians. Since the country people have little interest in these goods, Foster says he has little chance of selling them. Since there is no Superintendent to authorize the issuance of the goods to the Indians, they must remain on hand unless the government...
July 2, 1797 Foster request to Henley to forward letter he has written to the Secretary of War Anthony Foster David Henley Foster asks Henley to forward the letter he has written to the Secretary of War on the subject of his contract with the government to provide supplies for the Indians. Foster worries that, if supplies are not available, the Indians will think that the government has forsaken them. He assures Henley of the sincerity of his concern in this matter.
June 30, 1800 Receipt for Advertising Three Deserters Benjamin Bradford Anthony Foster The receipt for advertising three deserters of Anthony Foster for $3.75, the full of his account for which he has signed duplicates.
May 17, 1797 Estimate of Stores Required by David Henley Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimate of stores required by David Henley, an agent of the War Department.
September 8, 1795 Copy of Letter from David Henley to Oliver Wolcott on Indian Affairs; conduct of militia; commercial dealings with Indians David Henley Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Henley reports that he has forwarded accounts of John Overturn, agent for Indian supplies, has forwarded goods to Chickasaws and Choctaws . Henley is critical of the militia; acting without orders; trying to draw their 25 cents, and instances of misconduct. Henley has clarified militia pay. Abuses commited in the district are great; has confirmed this with affadavits of disinterested persons....
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with David Henley William Simmons David Henley William Simmons forwards sundry letters to David Henley. Simmons asks Henley to furnish the necessary addresses.
November 11, 1799 Certification of payment; Anthony Foster for sundry articles of merchandise and provisions delivered to Cherokee, Creek, Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $308.89 to Anthony Foster for sundry articles of merchandise and provisions delivered to Cherokee, Creek, Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians.
April 11, 1797 Accounts of David Henley David Henley James McHenry Henley discusses his accounts and apologizes for the tardiness of their transmission but the Quartermaster and Commanding General have kept him occupied with additional duties.
December 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Dwight Foster William Simmons Dwight Foster William Simmons informs Dwight Foster that the service of Lt. Robert Simons Cornet cannot be confirmed from existing records.
April 16, 1795 Payment of David Henley William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $30 is owed David Henley for the quarterly pay that was due March 31st 1795.
December 3, 1799 Certification of payment; Anthony Foster, for supplies furnished and payments made by order of Brigadier General Robertson to Wolf’s Friend (Indian) William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $287.65 to Anthony Foster, for supplies furnished and payments made by order of Brigadier General Robertson to Wolf’s Friend (Indian), while enroute to the seat of government.
July 28, 1797 Extract of Warrants for David Henley William Simmons David Henley Extract from the warrant book for David Henley. Warrants drawn in the Department of War on the Treasurer of United States. Includes date, in whose favor, and services.
December 27, 1797 Letter Citation David Henley William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Henley, 01/26/1798.William Simmons explains to David Henley the authority of his position as well as how to enforce his accounting demands through the chain of command.
January 26, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with David Henley William Simmons David Henley William Simmons explains to David Henley the authority of his position as well as how to enforce his accounting demands through the chain of command.
December 4, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Dwight Foster William Simmons Dwight Foster William Simmons discusses the claim of Captain Thomas Lewis with Dwight Foster.
January 5, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with David Henley William Simmons David Henley William Simmons requests a copy from David Henley of the final settlement made with Capt. William Richard.
July 11, 1797 David Henley's Receipt William P. Smith William Simmons Enclosed is David Henley's receipt for the sum of money that was delivered to Ensign Smith to forward to Henley.
August 6, 1800 Letter from David Henley to William Simmons regarding entries for month of June 1800 David Henley William Simmons Henley informs Simmons that he is forwarding a copy of the orginal entries of his office.