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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 30, 1792 Request to Pay William Clark's wages Joseph Simcocks Henry Knox Letter from Joseph Simcocks to Henry Knox requesting payment of wages to William Clark. Receipt for payment November 9, 1792 from Samuel Hodgdon for fifteen dollars received and signed by Priscilla Clark, for her husband, William Clark.
January 29, 1795 Clarification of John Clark's Case Uriah Tracy Joseph Howell Regarding the claim of petitioner John Clark for pay for services rendered as an auditor, Tracy cannot ascertain whether Clark has been paid in depreciated currency and, if he was, has his depreciation been made up; or perhaps he has received no pay and now wants it. Howell is asked to clarify Clark's case.
March 25, 1796 Reports Visit of William Clark; Requests Returns and Pay Thomas Holt Samuel Hodgdon Submits returns for needed articles via William Clark. Clark will go to Fredericksburg to seek to recruit a new file cutter to recast their files. If he succeeds, they won't need the files requested in the return. Requests other articles as soon as possible, perhaps by water to Richmond. Clark will present an order for his pay for January, February, and March, deducting whatever money was given...
June 5, 1799 Certification of payment; Elisha Hall William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1387.26 to Elisha Hall as late Secretary to the commissioners appointed to hold a treaty in the year 1798 with the Cherokee Nation of Indians.
April 14, 1798 Request for payment to Dr. Elisha Perkins for services 1797 Edward Price James McHenry Edward Price submits request for payment of $120 to Dr. Elisha Perkins. In related document, Perkins acknowledges receipt.
March 9, 1784 Pay Certificate to Elisha Ames John Pierce Unknown Recipient Discusses pay due to a soldier - Elisha Ames - in the First Massachusetts Regiment.
November 26, 1794 Account of John Clark Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Clark, late Sergeant in the 1st Virginia Regiment.
July 16, 1788 Money due to Captain Elisha Ely Jonathan Sherman Elisha Ely Explains money due in Mr. Pierce's certificates, which Pierce will explain
February 10, 1795 Request for Advance Pay William Clark Samuel Hodgdon Clark requested his daughter Margaret receive a portion of his pay while he was in public service.
September 13, 1785 William Clark, Principal Messenger for the Western District George Rogers Clark William Clark George Rogers Clark and Richard Butler, acting as Commissioners of Indian Affairs, appoint William Clark to serve as the Principal Messenger for the Western District. George Owens is appointed as William Clark's assistant.
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with LtCol. Clark William Simmons John Clark William Simmons informs LtCol. John Clark that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
September 19, 1796 Discussion of Frigate Ironwork James McHenry Josiah Fox Asks Fox to clarify with the Hills the cost for them to procure the iron; the United States will not furnish the iron.
January 31, 1795 Concerning the application of Major Clark Joseph Howell Uriah Tracy Accountant of the War Department writes the Congressional Chairman of the Committee of Claims on the application of Major John Clark.
February 26, 1788 Account of Colonel Clark John Pierce William Hooper Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts respecting the settlement of the accounts of Colonel Thomas Clark in North Carolina.
August 5, 1796 Power of Attorney Ebenezer Bailey Joseph Roberts Power of attorney for Joseph Roberts to Ebenezer Bailey.
September 23, 1796 Regarding Ironwork for Frigate & Payment For That Service Josiah Fox James McHenry Letter, encloses terms regarding iron for Frigate; asks for information regarding payments for iron work.
May 22, 1787 Application of half pay in case of widow of Major Elisha Painter Jeremiah Wadsworth John Pierce Major Elisha Painter was in Colonel Baldwin's Regiment of artificers. He held other ranks in Continental Army. He died at New Haven Connecticut in January 1781 and his widow applies to the state of his half pay. Asks for documents, noting that time is short in reaching deadline for application.
September 18, 1800 Elisha Beckwith Certifies Virginia Coal. Joseph Williams [not available] Elisha Beckwith certifies that he carries on the blacksmith's business and has examined the Virginia coal lying on the bank of Hartford. He finds the coal of good quality and "merchantable" for a blacksmith's use.
July 4, 1791 Deposition of Elisha Lee Elisha Lee [not available] In his deposition, Elisha attests to the fair treatment of the Indians during the exchange of land for just compensation between Oliver Phelps and the chiefs of the Six Nations. Never was there any attempt to intimidate the Indians.
January 4, 1790 Receipt of James Wilkinson. James Wilkinson William Clark Wilkinson acknowledges receipt of the sum of sixty-two pounds [currency] seven shillings from William Clark, being the amount due to John Griswald by said Clark.
July 1, 1799 Discussion of Claims of Elisah Hall with Commission to the Cherokees James McHenry William Simmons Reports on Elisha Hall's report on expenses during his service with the Cherokees, and requests proper documentation from Hall. Seeks to distinguish between Hall's private business and public service, and questions proper charges according to the treaty. Suggests claiming other expenses.
February 26, 1788 Appointment of Major Painter John Pierce General Wadsworth Letter to General Wadsworth concerning the appointment of the late Major Elisha Painter to Colonel Seth Warner's Regiment.
September 1, 1800 Certification of payment; Doctor Jacob D. Williamson, for medicine and attendance on James Boyle and Elisha Athea, 8th Regiment of Infantry William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $22.50 to Doctor Jacob D. Williamson, for medicine and attendance on James Boyle and Elisha Athea, 8th Regiment of Infantry.
May 2, 1796 Pay of George Hardwick and William Long, Scouts of Clark County Kentucky William Simmons [not available] Simmons certifies payment of $100.00 to George Hardwick and William Long, Scouts of Clark County Kentucky, Scouts of Clark County Kentucky.
January 25, 1796 Pay of Private Elisha Barrow, Deceased of Captain Joseph Shaylor's Company 2nd Regiment William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $22.63 is due the estate of Elisha Barrow, a private in Captain Joseph Shaylor's Company 2nd Regiment, being the balance of his pay which is payable to Eleanor Bassett, his mother.