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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 15, 1784 Appointment of a commissioner John Pierce Thomas Gassaway Concerns the appointment of a commissioner to settle the account of the Maryland Line and the delivery of papers to him.
February 25, 1790 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts Joseph Howell William Duer Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts on the subject of individual state accounts and certificates.
January 4, 1791 Letter to the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Lawrence Joseph Howell Requests that the Commissioner of Army Accounts examine the account of Mr. Smith for depreciation of pay.
September 15, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Treasury Department The Commissioner of Army Accounts writes to the Board of the Treasury discussing accounts and Lieutenant Charles Stockley, Paymaster to the Line.
June 7, 1784 Request for a warrant John Pierce J. H. Morris Requests a warrant for one thousand dollars to cover expenses incurred while acting as Commissioner for Settling the Army Accounts.
August 25, 1786 Memorandum from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Unknown Recipient The Commissioner for settling the accounts of the Revolutionary Army of the United States writes of a sum of $1,284 due; mentions Major General Sterling.
May 6, 1790 Letter to the Commissioner of Army Accounts Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Joseph Howell Letter from the Auditor's Office at the Treasury to the Commissioner of Army Accounts; mentions regimental surgeons.
March 17, 1788 Letter to the Commissioner of Commissary Stores John Warren Samuel Hodgdon Letter to the Commissioner of Commissary Stores; discusses settlements and accounts.
August 25, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Richard Stockton The Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General responds to Stockton's requesting a demand of Justice Freeland for pay.
August 7, 1797 New Commissioner James McHenry George Walton Butler appointed Commissioner to reopen negotiations with Cherokees for peace treaty and land rights.
August 26, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Illegible letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General. Pierce was appointed by Congress for settling the pay accounts of the Revolutionary War Army.
May 31, 1796 Wayne's claim for service as Indian commissioner William Simmons Anthony Wayne Sends Wayne a copy of the Attorney General's decision on Wayne's (financial) claim for acting as Indian treaty commissioner and requests his account for the claim.
September 6, 1795 Request for Delineation of Duties as Indian Commissioner Jeremiah Wadsworth Timothy Pickering Appears to be noting the particular information needed by an Indian commissioner to accomplish his duties; complains that he will not have time to wait for a reply from Pickering, as he must rush to Albany to meet the other commissioners. Requests that Pickering send a reply to that city.
August 25, 1786 Report on the Petition of Absalom Baird John Pierce Unknown Recipient Report on the petition of Absalom Baird by the Commissioner of Army Accounts
July 15, 1788 Letter to the Commissioner of Commissary Stores John Woods Samuel Hodgdon Letter from John Woods to the Commissioner of Commissary Stores, discussing business and offering to serve in any way possible.
June 3, 1787 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Joseph Clay Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General, concerning officers and the city of Charleston.
October 3, 1794 Enclosed Orders John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed copy of a letter from the Commissioner of Revenue. Requested orders within letter be followed.
August 30, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Hon. Mr. White Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts to Mr. White pertaining to a particular account and commutation pay.
August 25, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce George Morgan The Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General responds to Colonel Morgan's request for pay for his service during the Revolutionary War. Mentions an act of Congress published in newspapers across the country, making the demands of the army public.
July 9, 1787 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Dr. Thomas Bond Letter to Doctor Thomas Bond from the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General.
September 12, 1787 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Joseph Clay The Commissioner of Army Accounts writes that in light of the Treasury Board's durations, he has transmitted acknowledgments of a receipt.
December 22, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce William Livingston Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General. Pierce was appointed by Congress for settling the pay accounts of the Revolutionary War Army.
September 10, 1795 Notification of Official Certificate for Appointment as Indian Comissioner Timothy Pickering Jeremiah Wadsworth Encloses official certificate of Wadsworth's appointment as commissioner for the treaty with the St. Regis [Iroquois] Indians. Notes that the certificate is similar to that lately granted to General Anthony Wayne, only varying in the power given to the commissioner. [The certificate is here preserved as a separate file of the same date].
August 20, 1795 Enclosed List of Errors in Accounts Timothy Pickering Benjamin Lincoln List of errors in accounts from Commissioner who traveled to Canada in 1793.
September 15, 1786 Letter to the Board of the Treasury John Pierce Treasury Department The Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General writes to the Board of the Treasury. Mentions resolutions of Congress and allowances made to the states.