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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 17, 1790 Report on Foreign Affairs Regarding French, Spainish, and Dutch Alexander Hamilton George Washington Indicates that France will support Spain. Reports that Lord Howe has been given orders to fight if there is a chance. Rumor that Sir Guy Carleton has returned to Quebec.
February 23, 1798 Certification of payments; Private John Dutch William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $28.26 is due Private John Dutch, late of Captain Jonathan Haskell's Company 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from August 1, 1793 to May 13, 1794, the time of his discharge.
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."
September 19, 1800 Forwarding the Enclosed Letter to Amsterdam Jeremiah Condy Samuel Hodgdon Condy asks that his enclosed letter be sent to Amsterdam on board any vessel bound for Dutch territory or Hamburg, Germany.
July 18, 1797 Personal Opinions on Dutch and French Ministers William Vans Murray James McHenry Letter, discusses treaty negotiations; discusses foreign affairs; mentions Constitution.
June 24, 1799 Application for captaincy and commentary on the Napoleonic Wars John Dennis James McHenry Congressman Dennis forwards a letter of recommendation from Capt. Newton for a particular individual's application for captaincy, insisting that he is a "good Federalist." Dennis proceeds to discuss events surrounding the Napoleonic Wars, expressing gratitude that the English, Turks, and Germans have united under a coalition to defeat Napoleon and that this will likely free the Dutch, Belgians,...
July 18, 1797 Discussion of International Affairs William Vans Murray James McHenry Discusses international affairs. Explores ideas of justice. Reports interactions with diplomats.
December 11, 1794 Little Has Been Done in Repairing the Arms Joseph Perkin Samuel Hodgdon Perkins announces the safe arrival of himself and his family and comments on the state of the armory at New London. It appears that the smith shop and stores have not been furnished and little has been done toward the repairing of arms except the breaking up of some old Dutch muskets. The arms are in such a state that an accurate return cannot be made until the repairs are completed.
December 12, 1799 Request for Issue of Writing Materials for 10th Regiment James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of writing materials to the quartermaster of the 10th Infantry Regiment.
November 22, 1796 Address of the French Directory, Etc. William Vans Murray James McHenry In a largely illegible letter, Murray announces that he has been able to get the paper containing the address of the French Directory.
July 7, 1790 Brett discusses war with Spain to Knox P. Brett Henry Knox Letter, discusses prospects of war with Spain.
March 30, 1799 Discussion of Recruits James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Has directed 2 parcels of clothing for New York and Connecticut regiments. Mentions potential April recruits. Discusses juggling positions of Captain Shoemaker, who has gone to the insurrection, and Captain Valentine. Requests assistance with recruiting service.
May 23, 1797 Appointment as minister plenipotentiary to the Netherlands James McHenry William Vans Murray Regarding Murray's appointment as minister plenipotentiary to the Netherlands. McHenry also discusses Franco-American relations and foreign relations.
August 28, 1798 Notification of and Comments on French Raising of Embargo on American Ships Joseph Fenwick Timothy Pickering Forwards the U.S. Consul-General at Paris' letter informing of the French Directory's decision to raise the embargo on American ships. Comments on how this will affect American ships now detained in French ports, and other ships bound for France.
September 17, 1800 Stationery to Captain McRea at Fort Mifflin Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Major William McRea at Fort Mifflin the following stationery items: large folio post paper, common size fine cut paper, fine letter paper, and best Dutch quills. The supply being furnished for particular and special purposes is expected by the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.
March 18, 1794 Receipts and Expenditures since 1789 Alexander Hamilton Unknown Recipient Report by the Treasury Secretary on the receipts and expenditures of the United States from 1789 to the end of the year 1793.
August 31, 1792 Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians.
September 25, 1795 Certifies accounts of Major Lloyd William Simmons Richard Lloyd Certifies the accounts of Major Richard Lloyd as agent to General Moses Hazen's Regiment.
August 21, 1798 Delivery of Stationary James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver stationary, etc.
October 17, 1798 Thanking Pinckney for Accepting Commission; Relative Rank of Major Generals James McHenry Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Thanks Pinckney for his faithful acceptance of a commission as major-general, and confirms that the relative rank of the three major generals is: Hamilton, Pinckney, Knox. Asks to see Pinckney soon, to discuss various issues.
August 8, 1799 Letter to the Secretary at War John McHenry James McHenry John McHenry, writing from the Hague, discusses the new American Navy, the Jacobins in France, the prospects of war in Europe, the French seige of Mantua, and the fall of the citadel in Alexandria with his uncle, James McHenry.
October 14, 1798 Accepting position of Major General in the Provisional Army Charles Cotesworth Pinckney James McHenry Pinckney gladly accepts the position of Major General in the Provisional Army. Requests that his former secretary, Henry Middleton Rutledge, receive a commission. Also notes that he heard from William Vans Murray - U.S. Minister to the Netherlands - a few days before he left Bordeaux.
August 26, 1791 Copy of Colonel Doughtys letter to the Secretary of War John Doughty Henry Knox Report by John Doughty to the Secretary of War on British forces and influence in the vicinity of Lake Champlain. [largely illegible burned fragment].
May 19, 1798 Instructions to the commanders of warships to protect American trade James McHenry Commanders of Armed Vessels of United States General instructions to commanders of armed vessels in the service of the United States in order to protect United States trade on the coast. Urges them to defend selves with all necessary force against attacks on the high seas, but orders that they not make prize of the ship that attacked, unless a pirate and not a regularly commissioned ship of war. Also warns that they may run across French...
February 12, 1789 [Estimate of Expenses for the Treaty with the Cherokees agreed to February 12, 1789.] Unknown Author Unknown Recipient List of items and their estimated values for a treaty with the Cherokee Nation.