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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 20, 1798 Applications for Furloughs, Etc. Andrew McClary William Simmons McClary had written earlier to the Commander in Chief for a leave of absence but as all furloughs are to be granted by the Secretary of War, he will make application to him through Col. Strong.
February 15, 1800 Supply Order for Indian Goods David Strong [not available] Commissary for Indian goods in the Detroit region; mentions a funeral for a Potawatomi chief.
July 31, 1797 [List of Absentees]. Thomas H. Cushing [not available] List of absentees to be struck from muster rolls pursuant of order issued 12th May, 1797.
August 4, 1797 Rivardi's Relinquishment of Pay Caleb Swan William Simmons Enclosed is a copy of Major Rivardi's reqlinquishment of a certain part of his pay. Since he is going to Niagara to command it is probable that Swan will no longer examine his payrolls and therefore passes along this seasonable information.
April 16, 1797 Arrearages in the Pay of the Army Caleb Swan William Simmons There have so many arrearages in the pay of the Army that Congress is making inquiries so Swan submits his statement regarding probable causes.
April 29, 1797 Pay and Forage for the Fourth Regiment Caleb Swan William Simmons Enclosed is a warrant with muster and pay rolls and a receipt for $3,815.46 being the pay and forage for the Fourth Regiment for November and December 1796.
July 28, 1797 Pay of the Troops in the NW Territory, Etc. Caleb Swan William Simmons With the surplus money brought on by General Wilkinson and what Swan already had on hand, he is able to pay the troops in the Northwest Territory through May 1797 but not farther.
April 20, 1799 $5000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon the sum of five thousand dollars in favor of James Abbot & Sons for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
March 30, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Archibald Gray Simmons provides instruction for submitting recruiting expenses to Lt. Gray.
July 3, 1797 Pay of the Army for 1797 Caleb Swan James McHenry Swan declares that, under the directions of Brigadier General James Wilkinson, he has drawn a set of bills upon McHenry in favor of Robert Innis in the amount of six thousand dollars on account of the pay of the Army for 1797.
January 1, 1799 Clothing for Detroit Has Been Damaged, Etc. William Brown Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed are the returns and vouchers of the clothing department and Indian goods for the last quarter of 1798. No returns or vouchers have been received from Fort Wayne. The clothing on its way to Detroit has been damaged because it was packed in bad casks and the impact of this for the furture is of no small moment.
December 1, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Caleb Swan William Simmons Caleb Swan William Simmons sends a duplicate copy of a letter to Caleb Swan.
April 23, 1797 Pay of the Army Caleb Swan James McHenry Swan has drawn a set of bills on McHenry in favor of Jesse and Jeremiah Hume for four thousand dollars on account of the pay of the Army for November and December 1796, being in full Alijah Hunt's draft on them for four thousand dollars in Swan's favor.
November 24, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Sterrett William Simmons James Sterrett William Simmons informs Lt. Sterrett that his accounts and vouchers have been received.
November 5, 1799 Sundry returns for Detroit and Fort Niagara Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns for the posts of Detroit and Fort Wayne.
October 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Capt. Prior William Simmons Abner Prior William Simmons informs Capt. Abner Prior that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
October 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Michael William Simmons Lieutenant John Michael William Simmons informs Lt. John Michael that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
November 8, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with LtCol Hamtramck William Simmons John Francis Hamtramck William Simmons sends a second request to LtCol Hamtramck to submit vouchers for expenditures.
October 24, 1797 Receipt of W.H. Harrison Caleb Swan James McHenry Form letter notifying McHenry that Swan drew against War Department for the payment of W.H. Harrison for recruiting services.
November 8, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Thomas Elmer William Simmons Thomas Elmer William Simmons makes a second request for Thomas Elmer to submit his voucher for monies expended.
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Caleb Swan William Simmons Caleb Swan William Simmons forwards sundry letters to Caleb Swann. Simmons asks Swann to furnish the necessary addresses.
November 8, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Caleb Swan William Simmons Caleb Swan William Simmons informs Caleb Swan of errors in the account of Major Thomas Hunt.
September 1, 1797 Forwarded Letter of Col. Biddle William Simmons James Wilkinson Simmons forwarded letter for Col. Biddle due to outbreak of Calamitous disorder in Philadelphia. If Wilkinson has any dispatches, Simmons will transfer them to Biddle.
November 10, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Caleb Swan William Simmons Caleb Swan William Simmons sends an extract from the warrant book to Caleb Swan.
September 1, 1797 Regarding Omission from Extract of Warrant Book William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons added that the abstract from the Warrant Book dating July 25th through present (September 1) omitted a note from Captain Donald Mitchell of Artillerists and Engineers regarding subsistence and an advance of $160.00.