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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 11, 1799 Account of Benjamin Lincoln James McHenry Jonathan Jackson Accountant William Simmons will provide General Lincoln with the information as may be proper respecting vouchers relative to the settlement of his account.
February 13, 1784 General Benjamin Lincoln's Affairs Benjamin Lincoln Samuel Hodgdon Requests to know whether a bill will be honored. Requests that barrels of flour be sent to him.
December 30, 1784 Transportation of Rolling Screen Timothy Pickering Benjamin Lincoln Timothy Pickering sends to Benjamin Lincoln a letter that indicates difficulties in shipping items due to ice on the river. This problem will bring operations at Lincoln's mill to a standstill as Lincoln requires the rolling screen that is being shipped by boat.
September 14, 1795 Errors on Lincoln's and Storer's Accounts, Etc. Timothy Pickering Benjamin Lincoln Pickering writes General Lincoln with a statement from the Comptrollerís Office; there are errors in Lincolnís and Mr. Storerís accounts amounting to $97.38. Because the accounts have been open now for two years, rectifying this mistake will finally allow them to be closed.
January 21, 1785 Beneficial Effects of the Plaster of Paris, Etc. Benjamin Lincoln Timothy Pickering Lincoln repeatedly thanks Pickering for concern and attention given to him in letters of December 25th and 30th. The illegibility of the majority of the document makes it difficult to decipher much of Lincoln's words, but Lincoln does clearly thank Pickering for the recommendation of plaster of paris for some purpose.
January 12, 1792 Knox makes recommendation to Lincoln Henry Knox Benjamin Lincoln Knox writes to Lincoln to secure employment for the son of Pierce.
May 25, 1790 Knox writes to Lincoln regarding invalids Henry Knox Benjamin Lincoln Secretary Knox asks that Lincoln update the list of invalids eligible for payment by removing the deceased from the rolls. Knox request that this information be forwarded to him.
April 17, 1793 Regarding the account of General Benjamin Lincoln Joseph Howell Auditor Statement from Joseph Howell in the Accountant's Office to the Auditor of the Treasury on the account of Major General Benjamin Lincoln.
January 15, 1795 Letter Citation Benjamin Lincoln Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Lincoln, 01/24/1795.
April 13, 1793 Money Received Benjamin Lincoln Benjamin Weld Account information.
May 18, 1784 New Miller and Payment for Advances Made by Lincoln Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Lincoln Hodgdon abandoned English miller previously obtained to head the milling operation under Lincoln. Requests Lincoln pay for the transport of the letter bearer and the Burr stones. Notification that Hodgdon drew against Lincoln for advances Lincoln made to cover expenses related to the mill.
June 5, 1789 Knox acknowledges Lincoln's request for appointment Henry Knox Benjamin Lincoln Letter, Knox acknowledges receipt of Lincoln's letter.
June 6, 1788 Cited letter or document, Benjamin Lincoln to Henry Knox Benjamin Lincoln Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Lincoln, 06/13/1788.
November 14, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Jonathan Jackson Simmons informs Jackson that General Benjamin Lincoln's accounts were received.
March 20, 1784 Mill stones for General Lincoln's mill Benjamin Lincoln Samuel Hodgdon Discusses issues regarding the provision of mill stones for a mill that Lincoln is apparently constructing.
February 7, 1784 Letter of Recommendation Benjamin Lincoln Samuel Hodgdon Letter of recommendation for an office in the Commissary of Military Stores department, on behalf of Mr. Cranch. Cranch suffered greatly by means of the War.
January 21, 1784 General Lincoln's Mill and Settling Accounts Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Lincoln Sam Hodgdon writes to General Lincoln concerning financial matters relating to the establishment of a mill and the settling of outstanding credits due various persons. Mentioned Mr. Carleton's incompetence since Lincoln's departure.
December 30, 1788 Cited letter or document, Benjamin Lincoln to John Adams Benjamin Lincoln John Adams Letter, Citation only Cited in Adams to Lincoln, 01/02/1789.
February 5, 1787 Cited letter or document, Benjamin Lincoln to Henry Knox Benjamin Lincoln Henry Knox Letter, Citation only Cited in Knox to Lincoln, 02/14/1787.
January 29, 1790 Letter Citation Benjamin Lincoln Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Lincoln, 02/10/1790.
August 10, 1784 Letter Citation Benjamin Lincoln Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Lincoln, 08/16/1784.
March 28, 1785 Procurement of Cloth Benjamin Lincoln Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Lincoln sends to Samuel Hodgdon a letter requesting the procurement of cloth. Requested method of reimbursing Hodgdon for the cost of supplies.
January 21, 1788 Support to Me in the Waning of Life Benjamin Lincoln George Washington In his nearly indecipherable handwriting, Lincoln seems to be discussing his feelings which he describes as "alive on this occasion."
March 8, 1784 Bill and Transportation of Flour Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Lincoln Discusses an (unspecified) bill and arrangements to send flour by vessel as soon as river opens. Water is currently unnavigable. Inquired about "Little Josiah" and Gen. Lincoln.
August 4, 1789 Lincoln appointed as Collector of the Port of Boston Henry Knox Benjamin Lincoln Knox notifies Lincoln of his appointment as the Collector of the Port of Boston.