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May 18, 1791 Receipt for the Pay of Major Clark's Battalion William Ferguson Joseph Howell Enclosed is Major Clark's receipt for the pay of his Battalion which is the balance of the monies paid to Ferguson for two battalions of the 2nd Regiment of Levies.
May 12, 1791 Delivery of Equipment and Supplies Henry Knox Isaac Craig Instructions for outfitting recruits to rendezvous at Pittsburgh.
November 4, 1791 Sketch by Colonel Sargent, Adjutant General, of St. Clair's plan of encampment and subsequent retreat on 4 November 1791 at Battle of Wabash River Winthrop Sargent [not available] Sketch was made by Colonel Winthrop Sargent, Adjutant General under General Arthur St. Clair. It shows the disposition of forces during the defeat of St Clair's Army by Miami and Shawnee Indians. Because both commanding generals Butler and St. Clair were sick on the day of the battle, Sargent was in charge of supervising the encampment. Sargent was later wounded during the battle. Sketch depicts...
July 7, 1791 Received Ordnance, Quartermaster, and Clothing Return Henry Knox Isaac Craig Ordnance, Quartermasters, and clothing returns received. Once Major Clarke's battalion is complete with recruits, Knox expects muster rolls.
May 19, 1791 Supplies for Major Clark Henry Knox Isaac Craig Maj. Clark furnished with clothing, tents, accoutrements, and ammunition for his recruits. Knox applied to Governor Mifflin for allocation of ammunition.
July 30, 1792 Request to Pay William Clark's wages Joseph Simcocks Henry Knox Letter from Joseph Simcocks to Henry Knox requesting payment of wages to William Clark. Receipt for payment November 9, 1792 from Samuel Hodgdon for fifteen dollars received and signed by Priscilla Clark, for her husband, William Clark.
January 29, 1795 Clarification of John Clark's Case Uriah Tracy Joseph Howell Regarding the claim of petitioner John Clark for pay for services rendered as an auditor, Tracy cannot ascertain whether Clark has been paid in depreciated currency and, if he was, has his depreciation been made up; or perhaps he has received no pay and now wants it. Howell is asked to clarify Clark's case.
January 30, 1784 Pay for Officers of a Disbanding Battalion E. Bunschoton John Pierce Bunschoton requests that Pierce provide pay for the officers of the Battalion now being disbanded. He says that the orders for discharge did not arrive until the 5th so the men could not be discharged until the 6th. Most of the men have not been paid for four months and are far from home. Without their pay, they would have a difficult time getting home.
March 25, 1796 Reports Visit of William Clark; Requests Returns and Pay Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon Submits returns for needed articles via William Clark. Clark will go to Fredericksburg to seek to recruit a new file cutter to recast their files. If he succeeds, they won't need the files requested in the return. Requests other articles as soon as possible, perhaps by water to Richmond. Clark will present an order for his pay for January, February, and March, deducting whatever money was given...
November 26, 1794 Account of John Clark Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Clark, late Sergeant in the 1st Virginia Regiment.
May 16, 1799 Disposition of the Officers of the Two Regiments of Artillerists and Engineers Alexander Hamilton [not available] In these General Orders, Hamilton explains the assignments of officers of the two regiments of Artillerists and Engineers.
February 10, 1795 Request for Advance Pay William Clark Samuel Hodgdon Clark requested his daughter Margaret receive a portion of his pay while he was in public service.
September 13, 1785 William Clark, Principal Messenger for the Western District George Rogers Clark William Clark George Rogers Clark and Richard Butler, acting as Commissioners of Indian Affairs, appoint William Clark to serve as the Principal Messenger for the Western District. George Owens is appointed as William Clark's assistant.
April 20, 1791 Supplies and Inspection Henry Knox Isaac Craig Suits to be delivered by Hodgdon, Knox ordered muster and inspection of Major Clarke's battalion.
July 2, 1791 Orders to Issue Overalls Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Delivery of overall, request for documentation of disbursement.
March 9, 1797 Charge as battalion adjutant not allowed William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Notifies Freeman that a charge on the payroll of the 4th Battalion at West Point for an officer, Mr. Dransey, acting as adjutant cannot be allowed as no members of the battalion are present at West Point
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with LtCol. Clark William Simmons John Clark William Simmons informs LtCol. John Clark that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
January 31, 1795 Concerning the application of Major Clark Joseph Howell Uriah Tracy Accountant of the War Department writes the Congressional Chairman of the Committee of Claims on the application of Major John Clark.
February 26, 1788 Account of Colonel Clark John Pierce William Hooper Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts respecting the settlement of the accounts of Colonel Thomas Clark in North Carolina.
November 19, 1791 Questions about Rations for Discharged Men Edward Butler Samuel Hodgdon Refers to command of the 2nd battalion and relationship with Mr. Ward, quartermaster. Expresses concerns about battalion bills for rations and discharged men.
March 12, 1792 Document Signed [not available] [not available] Payment Warrant for quartermaster of the Maryland Battalion of Levies.
May 27, 1800 Suspend Raising the Battalion of Artillerists James McHenry Alexander Hamilton It is thought proper and expedient to suspend raising the battalion of artillerists additional to the second regiment of Artillerists and Engineers.
January 4, 1790 Receipt of James Wilkinson. James Wilkinson William Clark Wilkinson acknowledges receipt of the sum of sixty-two pounds [currency] seven shillings from William Clark, being the amount due to John Griswald by said Clark.
May 2, 1796 Pay of George Hardwick and William Long, Scouts of Clark County Kentucky William Simmons [not available] Simmons certifies payment of $100.00 to George Hardwick and William Long, Scouts of Clark County Kentucky, Scouts of Clark County Kentucky.
March 21, 1792 Payment Warrant, for Robert Swails, Quartermaster of Battalion of First Regiment of Levies. Henry Knox Joseph Howell Payment Warrant, for Quartermaster of Battalion of First Regiment of Levies.