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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 4, 1799 Delay of Shipment to Natchez Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig informs Samuel Hodgdon that stores marked for Natchez have not been shipped due to ice on the river.
December 6, 1796 Pay of Frye's detachment William Simmons Frederick Frye Acknowledges receipt of muster and pay rolls for Frye's detachment. Money for the pay will be forwarded by Nicholas Fish, federal supervisor at New York
October 5, 1798 Recruiting Service Accounts James McHenry William Simmons Monies advanced to the Commandants of the Districts for the Recruiting Service are to be settled according to regulations. Maj. Daniel Jackson, Commandant of the District including Massachusetts and Maine includes the following officers: Capt. Amos Stoddart at Portland, Capt. Samuel Gates at Boston, and Lt. George Washington Duncan at Marblehead. Maj. Adam Hoops is the Commandant for the district...
December 29, 1798 Receipt of clothing for the use of recruits Amos Stoddard George Washington Duncan Receipt for articles of clothing for recruits, including artillery hats, private coats, overalls, shoes, shirts, socks, and blankets.
April 27, 1795 Abstract of Payments Made by David Henley Office of Army Accounts [not available] Abstract of payments made by David Henley, Agent to the Department of War, on account of expenses arising in his office from October 1794 to April 1795.
June 24, 1786 Account of General Clark Thomas Clark War Department Account of Colonel Clark's expenditures as commander of the North Carolina Brigade in the Revolutionary War
April 21, 1798 Recommendation for Military Commission James Deblois Josiah Fox Letter, recommends bearer for military commission; mentions Army.
August 3, 1799 Account Book Entries William Simmons [not available] Forwards account due to Theodore Sedgwick and claims for mustering milita. Notice of issue of warrant for $2000 in favor of Lieutenant John G. McWhorter. Reports condition of health of D. Thompson.
December 16, 1796 Receipt Roll for Troops at Governors Island Frederick Frye William Simmons Captain Frye encloses the receipt roll for the detachment at Governors Island; He has three men who have not yet received their pay so they should be put on the next payroll. Should his troops be mustered as a company or a detachment?
[not available] Strength of Hazen's Regiment John Pierce Unknown Recipient The Commissioner of Army Accounts reports on the strength of General Moses Hazen's Regiment.
May 1, 1785 Monthly return of the Pennsylvania troops at Fort McIntosh, and removal of vagabonds Josiah Harmar President John Dickinson Lt.Colonel Josiah Harmar send to President John Dickinson a return of Pennsylvania troops in the service of the United States. Harmar recommends David Duncan to Dickinson for the job of taking charge of Fort McIntosh after the retrograde of 1st American Regiment. Reports on the detachment of an officer and party to remove and destroy the improvements of squatters. "Understanding that several...
March 27, 1799 Certification of payments; Company of 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers under command of Captain Lemuel Gates William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $1204.93 to Company of 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers under command of Captain Lemuel Gates.
August 2, 1799 Paymaster Accounts William Simmons Caleb Swan Accounts of paymasters and their debits. Lists payments for regiments as well as their commanding officers. Has furnished instructions relative to duties.
August 20, 1794 Return of the killed, wounded and missing John Mills Unknown Recipient Return of the killed, wounded, and missing, of the Federal Army, commanded by Major General Anthony Wayne on the banks of the Miami, at the post of the Rapids, in the vicinity of the British post.
October 13, 1797 Dutch naval defeat to the British William Vans Murray James McHenry The U.S. Minister to the Netherlands describes the Dutch naval defeat by the British and the repercussions of Adams' letter to the French, which he says has caused "undisguised resentment in the members of government."
April 18, 1799 The Organzation & Manning of My Regiment Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Rice informs Hamilton of his progress in organizing and manning his regiment.
March 14, 1791 Power of Attorney for Various Soldiers Ephraim Steel Unknown Recipient Power of attorney for various soldiers and officers.
May 9, 1799 Appointment of Regimental Officers & Location of Rendezvouses Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton discusses the officers who have been nominated for regimental positions as well as locations that have been selected as regimental rendezvouses.
March 17, 1786 Procurement of Settlers Timothy Pickering James Potter Instructions to Potter for procuring settlers for the associates' (Pickering, Hodgdon, Coxe, and Fisher) land. Includes the terms for the settlers as to improvement of the land, the number of acres to be alotted to each of the settlers, and the terms of payment.
July 17, 1785 Regarding efforts to keep troops in service past expiration of enlistments, and matters of pay Josiah Harmar John Armstrong LtCol Harmar writes to John Armstrong to inform that every exertion will be made to keep the troops in service past the expiration of their enlistments. Harmar also asks the Council to protect against the depreciation of the pay promised to the troops. Harmar adds that he supports the legislative reconsideration of the recent reduction in officer's pay.
June 7, 1785 List of Shortages Preventing Small Arms Maintenance At West Point William Price Joseph Carleton William Price, Deputy Commissary of Military Stores, sends to Joseph Carleton, War Office, a list of shortages that will impede the performance of small arms maintenance at West Point.
[not available] List of Officers in Hazen's Regiment John Pierce Unknown Recipient List of the officers and rank of General Moses Hazen's Regiment that remained in service to the end of the war.
June 5, 1800 My Debits and Credits, Etc. Caleb Swan Alexander Hamilton Paymaster Swan alerts Hamilton that the comparative state of Swan's debits and credits on the books of the accountant is alarming. He has the appropriate vouchers but is concerned that accidents by fire, water, or vermin has damaged them, this is a source of continual anxiety to his mind.
September 10, 1798 Appointment as Commandant of Massachusetts Recruiters; Duties & Regulations for That Office James McHenry Daniel Jackson Appoints Jackson as commandant of recruiting parties in Massachusetts; orders him to inspect Castle Island and report on its readiness to receive recruits, once the convicts detained there have been removed. Notifies Jackson of the commanders now recruiting in his district; specifies certain recruiting regulations as suspended during the current mobilization. These stipulations are meant to...
July 8, 1799 Certification of payment; Company of 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers under command of Captain Lemuel Gates, at Castle William, near Boston William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1674.04 pay to Company of 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers under command of Captain Lemuel Gates, at Castle William, near Boston