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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 20, 1799 Instructions to Charge Accounts to Capt. Vance Samuel Hodgdon James Miller No need to apologize for needed information and direction. The storekeeper is right to charge all deliveries to Captain Vance to the Quartermaster General, and Vance must be debited accordingly and all articles must be classed and charged.
April 2, 1799 Regarding a Confrontation between Vance and Simmons Samuel Vance William Simmons Following a February confrontation between the two, Vance is responding to Simmons regarding his accusations and behavior. Vance demands satisfaction from Simmons.
January 17, 1799 Certification of payments; Captain Samuel G. Vance William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $200 pay to Captain Samuel G. Vance.
February 20, 1799 Hagner's Statement: Confrontation Between Samuel Vance & William Simmons Peter Hagner [not available] This is a formal statement by Peter Hagner regarding the confrontation between William Simmons and Captain Samuel Vance in which Vance accused Simmons of being a villain.
March 27, 1799 A Decision in the Case of Captain Vance Alexander Hamilton Charles W. Hare Hamilton notifies Hare of his decision regarding the case of Capt. Vance [relative to his confrontation with William Simmons].
December 1, 1798 Certification of payments; Captain Samuel Vance William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; Captain Samuel Vance of infantry, sum of $7.20, for subsistence.
April 2, 1799 $5000 to Captain Vance [not available] James McHenry McPherson asks McHenry to issue his warrant to place five thousand dollars in the hands of Captain Samuel Vance, paymaster of the troops called into service, so he can advance the pay that has been authorized.
April 3, 1799 Challenges Captain Vance's Conduct James McHenry William MacPherson Reports Captain Vance's challenge to a War Department accountant. Requests appointment of another person to lead volunteers and that the Quartermaster General should appoint another person. Believes that actions should be taken against Vance's conduct.
February 15, 1799 Certification of payments; Captain Samuel Vance, 3d Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $55.34 to Captain Samuel Vance, 3d Regiment, for pay and subsistence.
April 1, 1799 Certification of payments; Captain Samuel L Vance, 3d Regiment of Infantry William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $120.20 to Captain Samuel L Vance, 3d Regiment of Infantry, for pay, subsistence.
January 5, 1799 Certification of payments; Captain Samuel C. Vance, 3d Regiment of Infantry William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $16.74 to Captain Samuel C. Vance, 3d Regiment of Infantry, for subsistence.
August 8, 1799 Invoice of Articles Sent Ahead for Captain Vance [not available] [not available] Invoice of articles forwarded to Major Isaac Craig in Pittsburgh for Captain Samuel C. Vance. Includes notes on when the items were dispatched and received.
February 20, 1799 Statement Regarding the Confrontation between Vance and Simmons John Abbot [not available] Abbot, a clerk in the Accountant's office, gives his formal statement regarding tthe confrontation between Capt. Vance and William Simmons, in which Vance accused Simmons of being a rascal.
April 8, 1799 References Captain Vance's Case; Questions Military Court Process James McHenry [not available] Explains misunderstanding between Captain Vance and Lieut. Simmons, accountant of the War Department. General Hamilton ordered a court martial, which released Vance from arrest. Submits letter as evidence, and raises questions about process of arrest and trial with a military court.
November 9, 1792 Receipt for Payments: Captain Sparks, Lieutenant Vance, Captain Briggs Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Receipt for payments: Captain Sparks, Lieutenant Vance. This completes payments intended for Captain Briggs.
August 9, 1799 Samuel Vance, Paymaster Caleb Swan William Simmons Description of Samuel Vance having been paymaster for a militia expedition; 3,201 dollar balance remains in his hands. They have already used some of that money for recruiting services. Notification that paid accounts and vouchers are being returned for final adjustment.
May 7, 1798 Promotion to Captain James McHenry Samuel Vance Lieutenant Samuel Vance is notified of his promotion to Captain in the 3rd Regiment, and that vice Howell has resigned.
February 20, 1799 Ellis's Statement: Confrontation between Vance & Simmons Unknown Clerk [not available] The formal statement of Robert Ellis, bookkeeper in the Accountant's office, regarding an angry confrontation between Captain Samuel Vance and William Simmons.
March 28, 1799 Supplies, Sentencing Capt. Vance, & the Division of States into Districts Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton discusses supply concerns, Capt. Vance's trial and sentence, and the need to divide sundry States into miltiary districts, and sub-districts.
November 2, 1792 Receipt of Payments Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Discusses payments and receipts. Mentions Captain Rickard, Lieutenant Samuel Vance, and Captain Biggs.
February 21, 1799 Knight's Statement: Confrontation between Vance & Simmons John Knight [not available] This is a formal statement by Lieut. John Knight of the 2nd Regiment of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers regarding the angry confrontation between William Simmons, Accountant for the War Department, and Captain Samuel Vance.
December 26, 1797 Certification of payments; pay & subsistence of Lieutenant Vance William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $111.74 is due Lieutenant Samuel C. Vance, late of Guthrie's Company of Levies, being for the balance of his pay and subsistence from April 19 to November 16, 1797.
February 20, 1799 Statement by James Hodnett: Confrontation between Vance & Simmons James Hodnett [not available] Hodnett, a clerk in the Accountant's office, gives his formal statement regarding a confrontation between William Simmons and Captain Samuel Vance.
August 5, 1799 Transportation Assistance for Capt Samuel Nance, Paymaster to the Troops James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Request to provide Captain Samuel Vance, paymaster to troops on western frontier, with means of transporting his baggage to Pittsburgh.
October 29, 1799 Vouchers for cash expended by Captain Vance on the expedition to Northampton James Miller William Simmons Sundry vouchers for cash expended in Quarter Masters Department by Captain Vance on the Expedition to Northampton. These are sent separately from the others by order of General Wilkins.