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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 9, 1790 Subsistence Pay Philip Clayton A.W. Dunscomb Application for three months subsistence pay
April 9, 1792 Account of Captain Briscoe Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account of Capt. Reuben Briscoe, 3rd Virginia Regiment, for supernumerary pay.
March 21, 1794 Account of Reuben Stone Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Reuben Stone, late private in the 6th South Carolina Regiment.
January 29, 1801 Simmons Directing McRea to Transmit $183.03 to Reuben Everett William Simmons Griffith James McRee Receiving money to transmit to Reuben Everett, temporary surgeon.
February 19, 1794 Account of Reuben Coplan Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Reuben Coplan, late private in the 3rd South Carolina Regiment.
April 24, 1794 Account of Reuben Hall Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Reuben Hall, late private in the 1st and 6th South Carolina Regiment.
April 12, 1791 Examination on the Claims of Various Officers Joseph Howell A.W. Dunscomb The Commissioner of Army Accounts writes on his examination of the claims of Captains Watts and Fisk, along with Lieutenants Clayton and Green.
September 10, 1796 Captain Powers' debt William Simmons John Field Informs Field that unless the balance due by Captain William Powers to the United States is paid, he will initiate a law suit against Powers for the recovery of the money. Powers indicated to Simmons that Field would pay the balance.
November 26, 1798 Brass Field Pieces v. Iron Field Pieces Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry After giving his opinion as to the kinds of field pieces that should be provided to the State of New Jersey, Hodgdon states his belief that iron field pieces are as effective as brass field pieces even though they cost much less.
April 10, 1797 Delivery of Cannon James McHenry John Harris Directs Harris to furnish brass cannon to Captain Elliot for field exercise.
December 26, 1800 Pay of Reuben Everitt, temporary surgeon William Simmons Griffith James McRee Refers to letter from Reuben Everitt regarding service as temporary surgeon. Before settlement, requires copy of authority under which McRee acted, as no such name appears on the list of temporary surgeons at the War Office;
January 29, 1801 Certification of payment; Reuben Everett, for pay, forage, and as temporary surgeonís mate William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $138.03 to Reuben Everett, for pay, forage, and as temporary surgeonís mate at Fort Johnston North Carolina, to be transmitted to Griffith McRee, collector Wilmington North Carolina.
December 9, 1800 Letter to the Accountant of the War Department Reuben Everett William Simmons Letter from Reuben Everett to William Simmons, War Department Accountant. Citation only.
December 14, 1791 Examination of Several Accounts R.J. Vandenbrock Joseph Howell Howell is asked to examine the accounts of James Byers, Reuben Gilden, and Joseph Cook and report on them to the Secretary of War. Also a Power of Attorney of Major William Poch is not on the returns.
April 4, 1799 Requests Field Ammunition for the Laboratory Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Requests shot for field ammunition for the laboratory in specific outlined sizes. Must be perfectly round and smooth.
March 18, 1800 Relative Rank of Field Officers Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton wants to be informed regarding the progress made in arranging the relative rank of field officers because they are naturally very anxious on this subject.
October 4, 1798 Certification of payments; Valentine Hoffman for repairing field carriages William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment of $332.76 to Valentine Hoffman for repairing field carriages.
September 5, 1798 Tents, Field Pieces, Sheds, Etc. Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Among other matters, Hodgdon discusses the shortage of tents, the availability of field pieces, and the need to construct a shed to shelter the pieces.
June 7, 1793 Discussion of Field Artillery, Including Cannon Required A Fenner Henry Knox Letter, discusses corps of artillery; asks for brass field pieces; mentions foreign affairs.
March 26, 1800 Relative Rank of the Field Officers James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry explains that seniority should be the basis of assigning relative rank to field officers within the regiments of infantry. If there are two majors, the senior major is assigned the higher rank.
April 25, 1800 Position of Field Officers in the Order of Battle Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Alexander Hamilton Pinckney goes into great detail respecting Hamilton's recommendations for the position of Field Officers in the order of battle along with the type of gait marching soldiers should be taught for the best formation. Men are sick at Harper's Ferry and Pinckney has requested doctors along with casks to transport water from wells he ordered to be dug on the Hill.
August 31, 1796 My Request for Field Pieces, Etc. Michael Kalteisen Samuel Hodgdon The Governor responded to the request for field pieces by reporting that militia had them and he did not wish to disarm them. Kalteisen notes that he has a few stands of arms but they are in need of repair. He has no armorers and transporting them to Charleston to have them repaired would be expensive. He asks Hodgdon, therefore, to forward some stands of arms.
November 29, 1798 Cost of Brass Ordnance & Field Carriages Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon encloses a statement showing the the probable cost of the brass ordnance and field carriages about which McHenry had inquired.
March 24, 1800 Relative Rank of Field Officers, Etc. Alexander Hamilton James McHenry The relative rank of field officers should be universally decided and promulgated without delay.
March 18, 1796 Cited Document John Field William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Field 04/16/1796