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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 28, 1791 Defense of Russell County Henry Knox Beverley Randolph Request for militia to protect Russell County. Rations to be furnished by a Cherokee.
September 14, 1798 Journey to Wilkes County to Pay Troops Constant Freeman William Simmons Fauche and Randolf could not meet Freeman and therefore Freeman had to travel to Wilkes County to transmit pay for troops.
September 26, 1793 Letter from Colonel Melton, Green County, to Georgia Governor Telfair reporting on operations against Creek Nation [not available] [not available] From Executive files of W. Urquhart, a report from Green County, Lieutenant Colonel Melton of 1st Regiment, Green County, reports that he has burned huts in Creek town, killed Warriors, and taken prisoners. Asks that prisoners be moved away from frontier people for their own safety. In need of arms and ammunition; frontier may be evacuated if no resupply.
July 24, 1793 Letter from Georgia Governor Telfair to Secretary of War Henry Knox on General Twiggs' assessment of Creek dispositions, and death of half breed Cornell Governor Edward Telfair Henry Knox From the State House Augusta Georgia Telfair informs Knox that Twiggs assesses that Creeks are not confident of their strength, that those who have been friendly remain so, and that those inimical towns should be punished, captives liberated, property restored. David Cornell was killed by a detachment of Georgia militia horse while carrying dispatches for James Seagrove Creek Indian Agent...
February 15, 1796 Augusta DeGrasse, Temporary Engineer, Paid Daniel Stevens William Simmons Stevens has paid Augusta De Grasse $230 per Simmons' instructions.
March 28, 1793 Letter from Governor Telfair to Major Gaither regarding murders and outrages by Creeks against whites in County of Glynn Governor Edward Telfair Henry Gaither Governor Telfair has received a report regarding murder of whites at Glynn County by Creeks. He asks Major Gaither to find out what can be obtained by Federal Government in order to deal with emergency.
June 22, 1798 Response to Allegations Against Him Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins responds to allegations made by Seaborne Jones, that he is partial to the Indians in Georgia. He says that the Commissioners of Georgia and others witnessed his work, and that they sought the opinion of citizens in every county, and that none claimed the diversity of opinion that Jones says has been ignored. He feels that Jones is fabricating his story, and he expects more of a gentleman.
February 23, 1799 Division of New Jersey into Recruiting Districts Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Ogden provides his suggestion for dividing New Jersey into recruiting districts.
September 26, 1797 Goods to and from Savannah and Augusta Samuel Lewis Edward Price The Secretary of War has declared that until a permanent arrangement can be made for the transportation of goods to and from Augusta and Savannah, Price can employ the persons he mentioned in his recent letter.
May 2, 1792 Abstracts of Pay and Rations for Scouts and Rangers Joseph Howell Henry Knox Abstracts of Pay and Rations for Scouts and Rangers employed for the protection of the Frontier counties of the states of Pennsylvania and Virginia. Lists names and counties. Certification that the abstract was examined and compared with returns. All information verified.
August 25, 1797 Recommends Wallace as Agent at Savannah and Augusta Edward Price James McHenry Requests agent at Savannah and Augusta. Recommends Mr. M. Wallace, but wants to discuss compensation. Discusses supplies at factory and garrison. Will apply to the contractor.
October 3, 1796 Pay of Sub Engineer Augusta De Grasse William Simmons Daniel Stevens Notification to Stevens that he will receive funds that he is to pay to Augusta De Grasse, Sub Engineer to the Fortifications at South Carolina, for his compensation three months.
July 1, 1797 Compensation of Augusta DeGrasse, Sub-Engineer to the fortifications at South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $227.50 is due Augusta De Grasse, being his compensation as Sub Engineer to the fortification at South Carolina for April through June 1797.
July 3, 1797 Pay of Augusta de Grasse William Simmons Daniel Stevens Advises Stevens that he will receive money from the Treasurer of the U. S. that he is to pay to Augusta de Grasse, Sub-Engineer at Charleston for his compensation. Cited in Stevens to Simmons, 07/25/1797.
August 7, 1795 Concerning future pay William Simmons Auguste de Grasse Informs Augusta DeGrasse that Daniel Stevens will pay him.
April 7, 1797 Compensation of Augusta DeGrasse, Sub-Engineer to the fortifications at South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $225 is due Augusta DeGrasse, being his compensation as Sub Engineer to the fortifications at South Carolina for January through March 1797.
November 16, 1795 Confirms delivery of receipt William Simmons Daniel Stevens Informs Stevens that the office has received his letter enclosing the receipt of Augusta De Grasse.
August 7, 1795 Pay of Augusta de Grasse, temporary engineer Charleston South Carolina William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $450.50 is due Augusta de Grasse, temporary engineer at Charleston, being his pay for January through June 1795.
January 7, 1797 Pay of Augusta De Grasse William Simmons Daniel Stevens Notification to Stevens that he will receive funds that he is to pay to Augusta De Grasse, Sub Engineer to the Fortifications at South Carolina, for his compensation three months. Cited in Stevens to Simmons, 01/31/1797.
January 6, 1797 Compensation of Augusta DeGrasse, Sub-Engineer to the fortifications at South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $230 is due Augusta DeGrasse, being his compensation as Sub-Engineer to the fortifications at South Carolina from October through December 1796.
July 17, 1790 Circular to the Lieutenants of the Counties to Cease Use of Scouts Henry Knox [not available] Letter from Henry Knox, Secretary of War, to the lieutenants of various counties in Pennsylvania, Virginia and Kentucky directing them to replace scouts with small group of rangers. It also includes detailed instructions on how to document the authorization, use, and pay of said rangers.
August 7, 1795 Instructions to pay De Grasse William Simmons Daniel Stevens Directs Daniel Stevens to pay Augusta De Grasse.
April 3, 1793 Indian Hostilities Governor Edward Telfair Henry Knox Governor Edward Telfair describes Indian violence to the Secretary at War. The Governor mentions the murders of Daniel Moffett and John Herring.
October 1, 1796 Compensation of Augusta de Grasse, sub engineer fortifications South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $230 is due Augusta de Grasse, being his compensation as Sub Engineer to the fortifications at South Carolina from July through September 1796.
October 5, 1795 Receipts from Augusta De Grasse William Simmons Daniel Stevens Informs Daniel Stevens that the receipts from Augusta De Grasse have been passed to his credit. Simmons also asks that Stevens state his account with the Accountant's Office for the purposes of calculating commission.