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January 24, 1799 Abstract of articles purchased by Ebenezer Stevens. [not available] [not available] Abstract of articles purchased by Ebenzer Stevens, Agent for War Department at New York, for month of December 1798.
May 26, 1800 Payment for Room furnished to Capt Ellery Alexander Hamilton Ebenezer Stevens For room furnished to Captain Ellery for 9 and 1/2 weeks. Hamilton asks that Ebenzer Stevens reimburse Captain Ellery. Ellery notes he received $38 as reimbursement.
February 5, 1800 Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay Ebenezer Stevens Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay.
June 2, 1799 Supplies and a Letter of Introduction Austin L. Sands Samuel Hodgdon Writing for Ebenzer Stevens, encloses receipts and other documents related to supplies. He hopes for a response regarding the supplies needed for General Hamilton. Sands is contemplating sending his son Ledyard to Cape Francois to expand the family business and requests a letter of introduction for the son to Mr. Stevens.
December 14, 1799 Return of Clothing and other supplies Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses returns of clothing; discusses the supplies of coats and other articles.
December 21, 1799 Shot and Clothing Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Discusses clothing and other articles. Shot bring produced at Hope's furnace but not yet in sufficient quantities. Mentions vessels headed to Savannah, on which articles can be forwarded.
July 13, 1799 Reports Negotiations for Stevens's Salary; Inquires about Bell Tents Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens Approves Stevens's salary request. Expresses support for Stevens and his work at the assigned post. Reports the building of bell tents and wonders if Stevens knows anything about their construction.
May 31, 1799 Compensation of Ebenezer Stevens James McHenry Ebenezer Stevens McHenry wrote to Major General Hamilton that Col. Stevens should be allowed one thousand dollars per annum for his services. If this compensation should prove inadequate, McHenry would consider an increase to a level that is adequate. The duties that will be required of Stevens are listed.
December 9, 1799 Sundry returns for Col. Stevens Horatio Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns of ordinance on behalf of Col. Ebenezer Stevens
August 30, 1798 Report from Colonel Stevens Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Col. Stevens reports use of money for purchases and expresses fears and concerns.
January 6, 1797 Accounts of Daniel Stevens Daniel Stevens William Simmons Stevens approves of Simmons suspending his commissions for the quarter until he receives Stevens' accounts current for the last quarter which will be forwarded as soon as possible.
January 23, 1799 Accounts of Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon William Simmons Includes abstract of supplies purchased by Ebenezer Stevens for the War Department with approval by the superintendent and the master mason. Considers Stevens completely exonerated and no longer accountable for this expenditure.
April 6, 1796 Discrepancies over Accounts Discussed, Supporting Documentation Daniel Stevens William Simmons Differing statements of money due Stevens as Agent of Monies cause Stevens to enclose his statement that he has entered on his books. Stevens accounts were drawn up on previous instructions issued by the War Department. He offers evidence that supports his claims to salary. Enclosed Statement of Commissions allowed Stevens, all monies remit him from the United States.
April 2, 1796 Statement of Commissions Allowed D. Stevens, Monies Remit by War Dept. Daniel Stevens [not available] Enclosure to letter from Stevens to Simmons disputing account balances.
April 12, 1797 Quarterly Account of Daniel Stevens Daniel Stevens William Simmons Transmitted herewith is Stevens' quarterly account for the quarter ending 31 March 1797.
May 31, 1798 Commissions Daniel Stevens William Simmons Cover letter for Stevens' receipt for money paid him for commissions on paying and receiving money for the War Department. Cited in Simmons to Stevens, 06/16/1798.
March 25, 1800 Packet Forwarded Via Havanna Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon The packet for the matches has been forwarded via Havanna since an immediate conveyance to New Orleans was not immediately available. Stevens wrote Mr. Simmons and the Secretary of War relative to remitting to Stevens the balance due him on the clothing he furnished the government.
December 27, 1798 Reports Close of Account with Ebenezer Stevens John Steele William Simmons Letter, encloses certificate of the Register regarding the account of Ebenezer Stevens.
December 20, 1798 Settling Stevens' Account Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens Hodgdon tells Stevens how to settle his account as agent for the War Department which should be done as early as possible.
December 4, 1798 Settling the Account of Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Ebenezer Stevens Col. Stevens is instructed as to how to reconcile his account so that it is current.
June 19, 1799 Compensation of Ebenezer Stevens James McHenry Ebenezer Stevens Even though Stevens' responsibilities don't measure up to those of the storekeeper at Philadelphia, he will receive compensation in the amount of $1250 per annum. His duties will include procuring materials for fortifications, paying workmen and laborers, and other duties connected therewith.
May 24, 1796 Receipts to Stevens' credit William Simmons Daniel Stevens Acknowledges the receipt of two receipts that will be credited to Stevens on the books of the War Department Accountants Office.
July 23, 1799 Stevens' Salary, Purchase of Sugar Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon States that he has not yet received word from the Secretary concerning his salary; discusses account balances.
April 1, 1796 Credit on Stevens' Account William Simmons Daniel Stevens CITATION only. Cited in Stevens to Simmons, 04/01/1796. Lists receipts that are to be entered as a credit on Steven's account in the books of the War Department Accountants Office
August 13, 1799 Request for Items for Col. Stevens Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Enclosed return was received this morning. Col. Stevens requests immediate shipment of all items except coats and vests.