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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 3, 1797 De Grasse's pay William Simmons Auguste de Grasse Notification that his account for pay has been approved and that he will receive his pay from Daniel Stevens, federal supervisor at Charleston.
January 2, 1795 Mischief Related to Construction at the Port of Charleston Alexander Hamilton Timothy Pickering Hamilton expresses concern about construction at the port of Charleston which has not been pursued according to the rules established by the President and the relevant Act of Congress and which may result in undue exprense to the United States. A circular should be sent to the officers of Charleston which provides the necessary instructions.
August 19, 1794 Fortifications at Charleston Paul Hyacinte Perault Henry Knox Informs Secretary Knox that the work on the fortifications in Charleston is carrying on very actively -- the same may be said of the work in Savannah and Georgetown. The battery in Charleston is almost finished.
May 27, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons William Crafts Simmons notifies Crafts that funds allocated for subsistence and fortifications were disbursed to the Bank of Charleston.
November 1, 1794 Lack of Provisions at Charleston Michael Kalteisen Joseph Howell Capt. Kalteisen expresses his distress to Howell at the failure of the War Office to provide funds and provisions for the troops at Charleston. Many of the provisions that have been sent are of inferior quality.
November 26, 1798 Care of the Stores at Charleston Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon argues that a trustworthy person should be appointed to be in charge of the stores at the post of Charleston.
June 13, 1795 Mounting the Artillery at Charleston Daniel Stevens William Simmons Stevens has paid the sum of $1,400 for mounting the artillery at Charleston.
September 30, 1795 Pay of Augusta De Grasse, temporary engineer at Charleston, South Carolina William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $230.00 is due Augusta De Grasse, temporary engineer at Charleston, South Carolina, being his pay for July through September 1795.
February 4, 1801 Simmons Informing Frenau and Paine that the Supervisor of the Revenue is Transmitting Them $32.32 William Simmons Messrs. Frenau and Paine Receiving $32.32 from the supervisor of the revenue at Charleston
April 7, 1797 De Grasse's pay William Simmons Auguste de Grasse Notification that his account for pay has been approved and that he will receive his pay from Daniel Stephens, federal supervisor at Charleston.
May 27, 1798 Iron 24-Pounders Shipped to Charleston, Etc. Joseph Elliot Samuel Hodgdon The iron 24-pounders have been shipped to Charleston since there are no vessels bound for Savannah or Georgetown at this time of the year. The four for Savannah and the four for Georgetown have been sent to James Simmons who will see that they are sent to their destinations since vessels leave almost daily from Charleston to Savannah and Georgetown.
May 1, 1800 Medicines Wanted for the Troops in Charleston Frederick Dalcho [not available] A list of medicines wanted for the troops of Charleston Harbor, South Carolina calculated for the expenditures of one year, in addition to what is on hand. Dalcho is a physician stationed at Fort Johnson in Charleston.
June 13, 1796 Jerome Merlhie' pay William Simmons Daniel Stevens Directs Stevens to give money received from the U.S. Treasurer to Jerome Merlhie at Charleston for his pay
August 10, 1798 Articles Transported Via Charleston Samuel Hodgdon Patrick C Harris Hodgdon assures Harris that the articles sent him will be forwarded by James Simmons at Charleston.
June 26, 1798 According to Instruction, Has Paid Augustus DeGrasse for Compensation as Engineer Daniel Stevens William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Augustus De Grasse for compensation as temporary engineer at Charleston.
June 26, 1795 Request for Pay Jerome Merlhie Timothy Pickering Account submitted for payment with assurance by Mr. Daniel Stevens, Supervisor of Charleston harbor, that Merlhie had not received pay.
July 27, 1796 Kalteisen's pay roll Peter Hagner Michael Kalteisen Notifies Kalteisen that his pay roll has been examined and that he will receive the amount due from Daniel Stevens, supervisor at Charleston.
May 14, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Daniel DeSaussure William Simmons Daniel De Saussure William Simmons informs Daniel DeSaussure to expect to receive monies for mounting artillery at Charleston from Daniel Stevens.
October 18, 1798 Transporting Powder from Charleston Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon recommends transporting the powder from Charleston in casks made specifically for that purpose rather than in the boxes in which it currently resides.
May 18, 1798 Shipment of Sundry Ordnance to Charleston Samuel Hodgdon Melancton Smith Hodgdon discusses the shipment of cannon and carriages to Charleston, South Carolina.
November 21, 1798 Transportation of Men & Provisions to Charleston Samuel Hodgdon Gustavus & Hugh Colhouse Hodgdon arranges for the transportation of fifty men and their provisions to Charleston at a cost of ten dollars for the passage of each man which includes both water and rations.
August 7, 1795 Pay of Augusta de Grasse, temporary engineer Charleston South Carolina William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $450.50 is due Augusta de Grasse, temporary engineer at Charleston, being his pay for January through June 1795.
June 7, 1794 The Detachment to Charleston John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Engage Capt. Strong to take the detachment to Charleston on board his vessel.
September 5, 1796 Sum from Treasurer Received Daniel Stevens William Simmons Sum received as draft on cashier's office at Charleston, SC.
August 30, 1797 Request for Forwarded Warrant William Simmons Samuel Meredith Simmons requests Meredith forward a warrant to Daniel Stevens, Supervisor at Charleston, which will contain the Secretary of War's annexed signature.