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December 19, 1797 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Edward Carrington William Simmons Edward Carrington William Simmons directs Edward Carrington to pay Ensign Meriwether Lewis at Charlottesville.
May 16, 1799 Certification of payment to detachment of recruits under command of Lieutenant Meriwether Lewis, 1st Regiment of Infantry William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1403.56 to detachment of recruits stationed at Charlottesville, Virginia under command of Lieutenant Meriwether Lewis, 1st Regiment of Infantry, for pay.
December 12, 1797 Clothing Forwarded to Richmond & Charlottesville James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon If the impediments to navigation of the Delaware River should be sufficiently removed to permit the departure of vessels from Philadelphia, Hodgdon should have the clothing forwarded to Richmond and Charlottesville.
December 20, 1797 No Available Image William Simmons Meriwether Lewis No available image.
April 6, 1799 Requests Information about Musket Contract for Mr. Evans Samuel Hodgdon Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Received ultimate letter from Mr. Evans, who has worked for years making Charlottesville muskets for the U.S. Acknowledges his quality work. Inquires whether another pattern of musket is to be delivered, but states that alteration may not be necessary.
August 27, 1801 Account of Meriwether Lewis W L Caleb Swan Reports that Lewis has drawn rations to which he is not entitled.
March 22, 1798 Receipts Enclosed William Simmons Meriwether Lewis Simmons has received Lewis' receipts for bounties which will be examined and then filed. There is no information on contract prices in Charlottesville.
April 17, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Meriwether Lewis Simmons informs Lewis to expect payment from Edward Carrington.
April 17, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Edward Carrington Simmons authorizes Carrington to make payment to Ensign Meriwether Lewis.
May 22, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Meriwether Lewis Simmons informs Lewis that his receipt were received.
December 20, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Ensign Lewis William Simmons Meriwether Lewis William Simmons informs Ensign Lewis that Edward Carrington will pay him.
December 19, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Ensign Lewis William Simmons Meriwether Lewis William Simmons informs Ensign Lewis that Edward Carrington will pay him.
July 5, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Meriwether Lewis Simmons informs Lewis that his receipts for bounties was received.
December 12, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Isaac Miller Simmons informs Miller of the balance against him.
March 9, 1793 Transportation of Arms Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Directs arms & accoutrements for Georgia magazine; directs cleaning muskets & bayonets. States muskets should not come from Charlottesville manufacturer.
July 18, 1799 Discusses Problems with Pistol Barrels and Proving Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Believes that Mr. Dana's claims about the proof of the pistol barrels is unnecessarily severe because the caliber of the pistol is smaller than the Charlottesville musket. Discusses size of proof balls. Warns that proofs were unfinished and barrels are rough when ordered which causes a reduction and weakening. Speculates about other reasons for miscalculations. The pistol making in Philadelphia...
September 3, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Isaac Miller Simmons directs Miller to liquidate his debt by making payment to Edward Carrington.
July 29, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department Peter Hagner Meriwether Lewis Hagner confirms receipt of pay and muster rolls. Hagner also discusses the status of Mr. Davis' receipt and Lewis's promotion.
July 5, 1793 Bounty Receipts [not available] [not available] Simmons has received the sundry bounty receipts Lewis sent and filed them with others. They will be examined and Lewis' recruiting account will be settled.
May 27, 1793 Acknowledges Receipt of Clothing Nicholas Hannah Samuel Hodgdon Lists clothing items received, delivered the sloop Thomas & Sally. Requests Charlottesville muskets if the Secretary of War will send a box of arms.
March 22, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Meriwether Lewis Simmons confirms that Meriwether Lewis' receipts for bounties paid have come to hand. Simmons also mentions the component parts of a ration.
April 5, 1797 Receipt of Captain Howell Lewis to Lieutenant Peter Marks of the 3d United States Regiment Peter Marks James McHenry Marks requests repayment of $300 to Captain Lewis, who loaned Marks the money.
April 17, 1798 No Available Image William Simmons Meriwether Lewis No image available.
October 17, 1797 Request for Account Information or Refund to Walter Leak for pay of militia to suppress rebellion in Western Pennsylvania William Simmons Walter Leak Simmons urgently requests account details regarding monies advanced to Leak by Pressley Neville for pay of militia to suppress an insurrection in western Pennsylvania. Money was advanced to Leak by warrants, who then paid Col. Hunter's regiment from Virginia. Simmons gave specific details on the appropriate manner to file account.
May 22, 1798 Four Receipts Have Been Received William Simmons Meriwether Lewis Simmons replied to Lewis' letter of May 12. He has received the four receipts for payments totaling $40, and they will be filed in the Accountant's Office to be examined on settlement of Lewis' recruiting account.