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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 9, 1798 Payment to Thomas Barr Caleb Swan James McHenry Swan request payment of $1000 to Thomas Barr.
November 12, 1791 List of the Killed & Wounded, Etc. Robert Barr Samuel Hodgdon Barr notes that they now have a List of the Killed and Wounded. Col. Darke is included on the list of wounded but Barr hopes that he is not mortally wounded. Mr. Duncan informs Barr that he has a large quantity of Hyson Tea that will sell well at Natchez and New Orleans.
June 28, 1792 Letter from Robert Barr, Lexington Kentucky to Samuel Hodgdon requesting assistance for Barr's brother James Robert Barr Samuel Hodgdon Barr writes to Hodgdon requesting his assistance in obtaining payment for the unfortunate adventure of the overalls. Barr was at Philadelphia, but it was the close of the session and the Secretary could not attend to any papers. Papers were transferred to the Secretary of Treasury, who apparently made no decision. Refers to Colonel Darke's letter and Hodgdon's letter he received at the Crabb...
February 11, 1793 Payment for Barr & Gibson Major John Belli Henry Knox For the use of the Quartermaster's department, Belli has drawn on Knox the sum of $242 for Thomas Gibson and $1021 for Robert Barr. The total sum of $1263 Knox should honor with payment.
October 26, 1791 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Robert Barr Cited in Barr to Hodgdon, 11/02/1791.
October 30, 1791 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Robert Barr Cited in Barr to Hodgdon, 11/02/1791.
November 2, 1791 Purchase of 200 Horses, Etc. Robert Barr Samuel Hodgdon Barr has noted the time the agent agreed to purchase 200 horses. After six days Barr is certain that no more than twenty horses have been purchased and that it will be from twenty to thirty days before they are delivered to the headquarters at Fort Washington.
November 12, 1794 Account of Jacob Barr Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Jacob Barr, late Quartermaster Sergeant in the 1st and 6th South Carolina Regiments.
March 28, 1794 Account of John Barr Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Barr, late private in the 1st and 6th South Carolina Regiments
March 28, 1796 Bill of Exchange Caleb Swan James McHenry Bill of exchange for $1,250 to be paid to Robert Barr.
February 10, 1792 The Coming Campaign Robert Barr Samuel Hodgdon Barr is going to Philadelphia soon and asks Hodgdon to give him whatever news he has on the operation of the coming campaign. He wants to be on his way out of Lexington early so as to be ready for the campaign. He expects to have a large quantity of goods on hand, perhaps the largest in the district.
April 26, 1786 Advice regarding the sale of certificates John Pierce John Winslow Pierce offers his advice regarding the sale of certificates owned by a Mrs. Barr to pay a debt owed to Pierce; asks for information regarding payment on an "original draught"
April 18, 1794 Returns; Whiskey Received; Captain Bissell's Whereabouts Isaac Craig Henry Knox Encloses return, report of whiskey received. Large quantity of barr iron, axes, nails, etc will be sent forward. Mr. Carpenter set off with dispatches for Major General Wayne at Fort Washington. Captain Bissell at Pittsburgh, on way to Philadelphia.
October 18, 1796 Pay of George Moore & Richard Glover William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $153.36 is due George Moore and Richard Glover, spies ordered into service by Governor Isaac Shelby of Kentucky, being their pay for protecting the frontier of Logan County from March through May 1796.
April 25, 1794 Whiskey and Sundry Items Arrived; Pack Horse Drivers Gone Forward Isaac Craig Henry Knox Reports on shipment of whiskey, barr iron, falling axes, scythes and notes that pack horse drivers engaged to serve with army have gone forward to Fort Washington.
April 18, 1794 Report on the state of numerous accounts Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Craig discusses the details of a number of accounts.
December 19, 1791 Travel Robert Barr Samuel Hodgdon Request for supplies from Fort Hamilton, travel route of Hodgdon discussed.
November 23, 1791 Arrangements for Overalls Robert Barr Samuel Hodgdon Requesting a pair of overalls. Makes arrangements to deliver item and pay for them before Colonel Darke departs.
October 12, 1791 Supplies for Militia John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Newly arrived militia required supplies, specifics listed.
April 10, 1793 Money drawn for use of Quarter Master Department Major John Belli Henry Knox Informs Knox of money drawn for use of Quarter Master Department.
January 12, 1792 This Unfortunate Affair, Etc. Robert Barr Samuel Hodgdon The only course to follow is to have Col. Darke represent the true state of the case to Congress and at the same time draw a draft for the appropriate amount. Surely Col. Darke will do everything in his power to help us out of this unfortunate affair given his own role in leading us into it.
April 15, 1786 Sale of certificates John Winslow John Pierce CITATION Only. Cited in Pierce to Winslow, 04/26/1786. May have discussed the sale of certificates held by a Mrs. Barr.
April 4, 1796 Obtaining Money for the Army, Etc. Caleb Swan William Simmons George Ingersoll has received his pay and subsistence. Swan has drawn bills for the pay of the troops for December and January but the pay for November has yet to arrive. He adds that he would have no difficulty selling bills to obtain money for the army since he has had a great number of applications.
November 15, 1800 Bill of Lading for Military Stores Shipped from Richmond to Philadelphia Samuel Hodgdon James Miller Hodgdon certifies removal of public property done under his direction and instructions with approbation of Secretary of War
November 17, 1792 Uneasy Hours for Want of Funds Major John Belli Henry Knox Deputy Quartermaster General Belli lists the amounts transmitted to sundry contractors and laments the shortage of funds which makes it difficult even to buy pack horses.