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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 13, 1787 Account of late Postmaster John Pierce James Milligan Informs Milligan that the late postmaster John Durham's account does not show money and goods that he received in 1781 and 1783.
October 14, 1788 Prospects for the New Government Henry Knox John Sullivan Knox expresses to Sullivan his hopes for the success of the government under the new Constitution.
June 15, 1793 Looting Richard Backhouse Samuel Hodgdon Looting of shot and shells documented, stated that it will continue until stores are gone unless they are secured.
October 20, 1788 Success of the New Government John Sullivan Henry Knox Sullivan joins Knox in his wishes for the success of the new government.
January 14, 1787 Helping Travis Wingale Get Acquainted with the City John Sullivan Henry Knox Sullivan asks Knox to help his friend Travis Wingale get acquainted with New York by introducing him to some of Knox's friends in in the city.
December 6, 1785 Poor condition of roads Richard Backhouse Samuel Hodgdon Richard Backhouse writes Samuel Hodgdon concerning the weather and exceptionally poor condition of the roads in the region.
July 17, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Bishop Simmons provides an account balance and informs Bishop that payment was made to Messrs Neil and Smith.
July 13, 1799 Certification of payment; Captain John Bishop, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $76.06 Captain John Bishop, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, for pay and incidental and contingent expenses while recruiting.
August 1, 1797 Invalid pensioners from Virginia James McHenry John Hopkins War Secretary encloses list of Virginia invalid pensioners, with warrants and monthly allowances, to the Virginia Commissioner of Loans.
January 15, 1800 Invalid pensioners from Virginia James McHenry John Hopkins War Secretary encloses list of invalid pensioners belonging to the State of Virginia, with the monthly allowances to each, to the Commissioner of Loans in Virginia.
June 12, 1794 Possible War with Great Britain Henry Knox [not available] Letter, discusses possibility of war with Great Britain; British post on rapids of the Miami; conciliation of Six Nations; integrity in matters of Indian Goods; arming of militia; making a settlement at Presque Isle.
August 1, 1799 Invalid pensioners from Virginia James McHenry John Hopkins War Secretary encloses list of invalid pensioners belonging to the State of Virginia, with the monthly allowances to each, to the Commissioner of Loans in Virginia.
January 22, 1801 Invalid Pensioners from Virginia Samuel Dexter Unknown Recipient List of invalid pensioners belonging to the state of Virginia, with the monthly allowances to each for the period from September 5, 1800 to March 4, 1801.
August 1, 1796 Invalid Pensioners from Virginia James McHenry John Hopkins War Secretary encloses a list of invalid pensioners from the State of Virginia, with monthly allowances to each, to the Commissioner of Loans in Virginia
December 16, 1793 Henry Knox to President of United States George Washington: recommendations on locations of arsenals and magazines, development of a national arms industry, and return of ordnance, arms and military stores in possession of United States Henry Knox George Washington Included in this return are some recommendations regarding strategic location of magazines and arsenals across the United States and the importance of developing an arms industry in the United States. The state of returns he owes to the casual circumstances of the War for Independence. Principal locations: New London Virginia, Philadelphia, West Point on Hudson River and Springfield on...