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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 5, 1798 Receipt for Jeremiah Hadsworth by His Son Daniel Hadsworth John Chester William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Jeremiah Wadsworth, executed by his son Daniel as directed by Accountant's letter of September 21, 1798.
October 31, 1795 Recommendation for Quartermaster Timothy Pickering Jeremiah Wadsworth Secretary Pickering asks Colonel Jeremiah Wadsworth whether Colonel Return Jonathan Meigs would make a good replacement for the Quarter Master General who recently resigned, i.e., James O'Hara
May 30, 1800 Certification of payment; Jeremiah Wadsworth, for purchasing cartouche boxes and shoes William Simmons Benjamin Stoddert Certification of payment; $654.61 to Jeremiah Wadsworth, for purchasing cartouche boxes and shoes.
July 3, 1788 Reiteration of Wadsworth's Responsibility for Money Arrangements Henry Knox Jeremiah Wadsworth Admits he did not receive Wadsworth's latest letter until July 3, and could not get this letter sent immediately. Reiterates Wadsworth's responsibility to make arrangements "respecting the money," and hopes to see him in person before his upcoming departure. Mentions again Virginia's ratification of the Constitution.
May 31, 1800 Notification of Updated Entries William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons paid Jeremiah Wadsworth of Hartford, CT for the purchase of sundry articles. Simmons requested Wadsworth update the books of the Superintendent of Military Stores.
September 4, 1787 Jeremiah Wadsworth discusses pay and accounting with Joseph Howell Jeremiah Wadsworth Joseph Howell Jeremiah Wadsworth informs Joseph Howell that he has received receipts from Major Painter's widow that will entitle her to a certificate for half-pay.
October 2, 1798 Forwarding of Funds Daniel Wadsworth William Simmons Encloses draft for $1250 [presumably for the use of the War Department].
May 21, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Jeremiah Wadsworth Simmons forwards the accounts of Silas and Webb to Jeremiah Wadsworth.
November 28, 1789 Knox Requires Wadsworth's Signature for Account Settlements Henry Knox Jeremiah Wadsworth Knox forwards account receipts to Wadsworth for signature and he requests the return of unpaid warrants.
September 1797 Speech to Indians at Treaty Negotiations. Jeremiah Wadsworth [not available] Appears to be the opening speech in a treaty negotiation between Jeremiah Wadsworth, US Commissioner, and the Seneca Nation. Makes references to desires of the President and Congress.
April 21, 1787 Payment Comes Through for Colonel Humphrey's Corps Henry Knox Jeremiah Wadsworth Notifies Wadsworth that Knox has obtained 2 warrants for pay of Col. Humphrey's corps from the Board of Treasury. As a sign of trust in Wadsworth, Knox has made the warrants payable to him. Wadsworth is to hold the money until the exact amounts due are figured out from Humphrey's muster rolls and payrolls, then pay it out.
May 31, 1800 Abstract from William Simmons of sundries purchased William Simmons [not available] Abstract from William Simmons of sundries purchased by Jeremiah Wadsworth and delivered to Lt. James Gordon, Quartermaster of 13th Regiment of Infantry
May 31, 1800 Informing Wadsworth of the Status of His Account -- Money Due, and Request That Shipments of Articles Continue William Simmons Jeremiah Wadsworth Informs Wadsworth of the amount he will be paid, based on examination of his submitted vouchers - noting that amount to be $1.66 less than what Wadsworth applied for. Simmons informs Wadsworth that the account cannot be paid until the remaining articles in his possession are shipped to Philadelphia.
November 29, 1786 Board of Treasury Contracts Henry Knox Jeremiah Wadsworth Discusses contracts to be made with the Board of Treasury apparently involving Wadsworth and "Mr. Morris"
December 12, 1789 Knox issues receipt for warrants received from Wadsworth Henry Knox [not available] Receipt for warrants and taxes.
September 1, 1795 Cited letter or document, Jeremiah Wadsworth to Timothy Pickering Jeremiah Wadsworth Timothy Pickering Letter, Citation only.
May 20, 1800 Letter to the Secretary of War Jeremiah Wadsworth James McHenry Largely illegible letter from Jeremiah Wadsworth to James McHenry, Secretary of War. Mentions his health. Writing from Hartford, Connecticut.
May 18, 1800 Letter to the Secretary of War Jeremiah Wadsworth James McHenry Largely illegible letter from Jeremiah Wadsworth to James McHenry, Secretary of War. Writing from Hartford, Connecticut.
May 10, 1800 Letter to the Secretary of War Jeremiah Wadsworth James McHenry Largely illegible letter from Jeremiah Wadsworth to James McHenry, Secretary of War. Writing from Hartford, Connecticut.
May 31, 1800 Remit Sum by Treasurer William Simmons Jeremiah Wadsworth Upon examination of receipts and vouchers submitted by Wadsworth, money was found owed him by the United States. Samuel Meredith, Treasurer to remit sum to Wadsworth. However, account must be suspended due to the necessary articles that must be shipped to the War Dept. Simmons requested Wadsworth's immediate attention to the matter.
October 22, 1786 Possibility of Indian War, Promotions, and Goods in Shipment Henry Knox Jeremiah Wadsworth Mentions high probability of an Indian War; discusses promotion for a mutual acquaintance, Wyllis, and some of Wadsworth's goods which are in shipment.
March 18, 1787 Letter Citation Jeremiah Wadsworth Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Wadsworth, 03/24/1787 [in note dated 03/25/1787 on address leaf], and in Knox to Wadsworth, 03/28/1787.
September 26, 1795 Draft Speech to the Seven Nations of Canada Jeremiah Wadsworth Unknown Recipient Draft of Colonel Jeremiah Wadsworth's speech to the Indians, describing the Indians' land claims and the arrangement of the current meeting. States that no treaty may be made within the United States without the authority of the United States [explaining his presence]. Proposes that compensation for the claimed land be decided upon, after payment of which the Indians will relinquish their...
May 20, 1800 Letter Citation Jeremiah Wadsworth William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Wadsworth, 05/31/1800.
November 12, 1799 Funds Granted for Paying Shoe & Cartridge Box Contractors William Simmons Jeremiah Wadsworth Informs Wadsworth that the Secretary of War has issued a warrant for $2000 to him, that he may pay the shoe & cartridge box contractors. Says Wadsworth will receive the money as soon as he has sent the appropriate receipts to the Secretary of the Treasury.