Viewing 1–10 of 10 documents: "Christmas"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 12, 1785 Mr. Pierce's absence and groundless and scandalous charges against General Nicola Joseph Howell Colonel Lewis Nicola Mr. Pierce has been some time from the office on a visit to his friends and is not expected until Christmas. Says that he is sorry, and is sensible that prosecution commenced against Nicola is groundless and scandalous to the last degree.
November 17, 1791 Quarters for Recruits Henry Knox Isaac Craig Housing for recruits secured in Pittsburgh as time to travel to Ohio river would put them at their destination around Christmas. Money advanced, but Knox stated that all future dispensations would not happen without an estimate of specific expenses.
December 25, 1794 Letter Citation Alexander Hamilton Tench Coxe Cited in Coxe to Hamilton, 12/26/1794; Coxe to Hamilton 12/28/1794
November 24, 1791 Transport of Goods and Bookkeeping Isaac Craig William Knox Detailed account of items included on books, despite omissions on invoices and receipts. Updates on goods transported between head quarters, Fort Washington, and Pittsburgh.
July 1793 Expedition Against the Creek Nation Andrew Pickens [not available] Pickens describes the plans for the expedition against the Creek Nation of Indians with alterations required for including the Cherokees as adversaries. There is concern regarding how to discriminate between enemy and friendly Indians.
December 6, 1786 Request to Examine Rolls Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell Requests that Howell examine the rolls of the German Regiment to see if a particular soldier is mustered as dead.
October 31, 1800 Election of Aaron Burr and Thomas Jefferson James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry discusses the expediency of pushing Aaron Burr over Thomas Jefferson in the House of Representatives. A crisis appeared in 1800 when Burr and Jefferson tied in the electoral college, even though Jefferson was the intended presidential candidate.
December 15, 1788 Reports Activity at Fort Harmar; Concern for Supplies; Intents of Inhabitants to Separate from Virginia and U.S. Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Discusses contracting out of border and land maintenance. Refers to the inhabitants of Kentucky and their intent to declare independence of Virginia and the U.S. Expresses concern to watch interests of Mr. Connolly, not trusting his character.
May 2, 1791 A Report on Travels Through the Creek Country, 1791 Caleb Swan [not available] Document, report describes the Creek country, people, culture, and government. Refers to horse theft and trials.
March 13, 1791 State of the Creek Nation James Casey Henry Knox Comprehensive treatment of every aspect of the culture and lives of the Creek Nation of Indians in 1790-1791. Includes transcript of a journal. 132 page document.