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July 19, 1796 Accounts of David Ames David Ames William Simmons Money has been received from the Secretary of War to settle Ames' accounts for the months of January through April 1796.
January 16, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with David Ames William Simmons David Ames William Simmons informs David Ames that his records have been received.
December 31, 1796 David Ames Account William Simmons David Ames Acknowledges receipt of Ames' "accounts of expenditures" that will be examined
January 8, 1798 Letter Citation David Ames William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Ames, 01/16/1798. William Simmons informs David Ames that his records have been received.
January 27, 1797 Letter Citation David Ames William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Ames 02/01/1797. Ames requested his "account current" with the War Office Accountants
February 1, 1797 Ames' Account with the War Dept. William Simmons David Ames Discusses Ames' "account current" which he sends per Ames' request.
November 27, 1795 Letter Citation James McHenry David Ames Cited in Ames to McHenry, 01/01/1795.Letter from James McHenry to David Ames.
July 30, 1796 Receipt David Ames William Simmons David Ames has received $2474.35 from Samuel Lewis for the use of the Armory in Springfield.
1799 Charges Against David Ames of Springfield Armory Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Copy of charges exhibited against Daniel Ames, Superintendent of the Armory at Springfield, handed to the Board of Inquiry previous to their sitting. There are four such charges, accusing Ames of malfeasance while in office. Joseph Williams is paymaster and public storekeeper at the same armory.
July 30, 1796 Receipt of Simmons for Transmittal David Ames at Springfield Armory Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis received warrant for $1284 to be transmitted to David Ames, superintendent at armory at Springfield Massachusetts.
October 24, 1795 Receipt of Simmons warrant for David Ames, Superintendant Springfield Armory Samuel Lewis [not available] Lewis received $5412 for use of armory at Springfield Massachusetts to be transmitted to David Ames, Superintendent of Armory there.
October 8, 1796 Receipt of Funds for David Ames Samuel Lewis William Simmons Lewis acknowledges receipt from Simmons Warrant No. 1598 for $548.80 which he will transmit to David Ames on account of the armory in Springfield, Massachusetts who is to be accountable for due application thereof.
May 24, 1798 Deliver of Gun Parts to Nicholson James McHenry John Harris Deliver of pair of tumblerstock* to John Nicholson, to be returned to David Ames in Springfield. *in gunlock, a pivoted plate.
January 30, 1796 Request for Accounts and Vouchers William Simmons David Ames Requests from David Ames at the Springfield armory that he forward his accounts and vouchers.
August 6, 1795 Receipt of enclosed vouchers William Simmons Nathaniel Gorham Confirms receipt of a letter sent by Nathan Gorham that contained vouchers from David Ames.
April 10, 1800 Settlement of Accounts William Simmons David Ames Balance due by Ames to United States. Simmons requested Ames make payments so as to settle accounts on the books of the Office.
May 1, 1797 The Need for More Stocks, Etc. David Ames Samuel Hodgdon Ames wants the stocks forwarded as soon as possible since many on hand are so unfit for use that the stockers might not have enough to complete the month's work. Ames has written to General Lincoln regarding Mr. Manning's inquiry about the muskets.
September 3, 1796 Credit to David Ames' account William Simmons David Ames Acknowledges receipt of receipts and vouchers that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office.
December 13, 1796 Ames' Third Quarter Accounts for 1796 David Ames William Simmons Enclosed are Ames' accounts for the third quarter 1796. He asks that Simmons settle his account on the War Department books.
December 23, 1794 Increasing the Number of Apprentices, Etc. David Ames Samuel Hodgdon Among other matters, Ames inquires as to whether a minor who has engaged himself as an apprentice in the public service can be taken away by any person who comes forward as his guardian. The number of apprentices is small anyway but Ames believes that if he authroized to provide suitable encouragement to persons who might allow their sons to be so engaged, the number might be enlarged.
[not available] Memorandum for the Honorable Mr. Ames Joseph Howell David Ames Howell requests that Capt. Bryant answer a number of questions regarding the pay of the men in the new commissions.
February 25, 1790 Account settlement Joseph Howell David Ames Informs Ames that the account of John Wood has been settled
September 8, 1796 Safe Delivery of Ames' Accounts David Ames William Simmons Ames expresses his anxiety regarding the safe delivery of his accounts and asks Simmons to confirm delivery by return post.
May 24, 1800 Letter Citation David Ames Peter Hagner Cited in Hagner to Ames, 06/05/1800.
March 15, 1797 Cited letter or document, David Ames to William Simmons David Ames William Simmons Letter, CITATION Only. Cited in Simmons to Ames 03/15/1797