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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 5, 1799 Original bills should not be honored or paid. Isaac Guion James McHenry Captain Guion discusses his paymaster's account which was complicated by the violent theft of the original bills from the express on his way from Loftus Heights. The replacement bills should be honored while the original bills, having been stolen, should not be honored.
September 7, 1798 Enclosed Bills of Exchange Samuel Meeker Samuel Hodgdon Encloses bills of exchange. Noted Meeker had authority to endorse bills which was given by Hunter.
June 20, 1798 Business Respecting the Due Bills Samuel Hodgdon Edward Day Hodgdon demands an immediate return of the bills for which Day has received a credit.
December 5, 1796 Recent Bills Drawn John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Lists recent bills drawn.
April 10, 1797 Request for Honoring Bills Drawn to Pay Troops David Henley James McHenry Henley notifies McHenry he has drawn bills with which to pay troops, and asks McHenry to honor said bills.
June 5, 1797 List of Bills Drawn Since May 29, 1797 John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Lists recent bills drawn since May 29, 1797.
December 1, 1797 Bills Drawn for George Wallace & David Wallace John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Discusses patents for land, and recent bills drawn in favor of the two Wallaces.
May 10, 1796 Bills Drawn by Abraham Kirkpatrick & Daniel Haragan James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon McHenry instructs Hodgdon to pay bills due to Kirkpatrick and Haragan, and to tell them any further bills should be drawn on the Secretary of War.
May 5, 1797 Concerning Bills & Accounting John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Discusses bills and accounting, including funds paid to purchase cavalry horses. Informs Hodgdon of his record-keeping practices for bills.
February 8, 1796 Documents Stolen N. Rochester Samuel Hodgdon Saddle bags of courier were broken into, and bills stolen. Advises suspending payment of bills in order to foil "villains" who stole bills during transport.
August 6, 1798 Difficulty Obtaining Money/Paying Bills Edward Price James McHenry Enclosed orders. Difficulty paying bills due to lack of money.
October 7, 1796 Acknowledgment of Receipt of Letters; Bills shall be Accepted James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Acknowledgment of receipt of letters; bills shall be accepted and paid when presented.
July 2, 1795 Balance Due on Account of Bills Jonathan Dayton Samuel Hodgdon Dayton thanks Hodgdon for covering the cost of a post note for the balance due Dayton on account of his bills upon Israel Ludlow. He is returning the requisite receipts which were signed by Hodgdon.
August 2, 1798 Duplicate set of bills in favor of Cornelius R Sedam Caleb Swan James McHenry Duplicate set of bills in favor of Cornelius R Sedam dated at Cincinnati for $700 on account of pay of Army.
October 3, 1798 On the Necessity of Declaring the Purpose of Bills Drawn an Officer James McHenry Isaac Guion Acknowledges receipt of bills drawn by Guion, importunes Guion to report the purpose and disbursement of these, and to always include such accounts in the future.
January 2, 1790 Blank Bills of Exchange for the Regiment Joseph Howell Major Erkuries Beatty Howell discusses Beatty's need for blank Bills of Exchange and fears that the 282 he is sending will not be sufficient for Beatty's needs.
July 12, 1799 Requests Money for Captain Earnest's Bills Samuel Hodgdon James Miller Requests $2,000 to discharge bills of Captain Earnest.
May 5, 1796 War Department Bills Due William Simmons James McHenry Notifies McHenry (Secretary of War) that several large War Department bills are coming due and money needs to be placed in the Treasury to cover their payment
August 2, 1798 Ten Bills Drawn in Favor of Francis Jones John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Ten bills, for a total of $6000, have been drawn on Hodgdon in favor of Francis Jones. The bills are numbered 106 - 115.
March 2, 1792 Payment for Bills Henry Knox Isaac Craig As soon as work is completed on repairs to Fort Pitt and proper receipts are transmitted, money for payment will be issued.
May 7, 1798 Three Bills of Exchange in Favor of Jasper Whitstone Isaac Guion [not available] Guion informs McHenry that he has drawn three bills of exchange on the Department of War to be paid to Whitstone for one thousand dollars. One of these bills is enclosed with the letter.
November 3, 1797 Notification of Bills Drawn & of Anticipated Sending of List of Doctor's Stores at Pittsburgh John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Notifies Hodgdon of the day's bills drawn, and of his intent to soon send a return of the doctor's stores at Pittsburgh.
August 24, 1797 Recent Bills Drawn, Matthew Ernest Empowered to Draw Bills, & Purchases for Sloop Detroit John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Submits a list of recent bills drawn, and encloses those drawn by Harragan, an agent of the Quartermaster Department. Notifies the giving of authority to Matthew Ernest to draw bills. Mentions his movements as ordered by General Wilkinson, and confirms that the supplies for the sloop Detroit have been purchased.
July 24, 1798 Discharging Accepted Bills Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon requests a warrant to discharge nineteen accepted bills in the Quartermaster's department.
February 7, 1785 Requesting negotiation of bills of exchange Elbridge Gerry Samuel Hodgdon Elbridge Gerry sends to Samuel Hodgdon a letter requesting that bills of exchange be negotiated without delay.