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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 19, 1791 Garrisoning at Fort Washington Arthur St. Clair Henry Knox Letter, discusses garrisoning Fort Washington.
September 22, 1791 Troops Marching to Fort Washington Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox acknowledges receipt of two of St. Clair's letters and informs of several troop movements toward Fort Washington.
June 5, 1794 Return of the non-commissioned officers Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Return of the non-commissioned officers and privates belonging to the legion of the United States.
February 10, 1798 Contract price of rations for 1797 and 1798 R. J. Heath William Simmons Contract prices of rations Fort Fayette, Fort Massac, Fort Knox, Michilamackanac, Fort Wayne.
July 26, 1797 Statement of Powder at Various Places Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Statement of the quantity of powder at various places.
1793 Non-Commissioned Officers & Privates in the Service of the United States Henry Knox [not available] This is Knox's statement of the total numbers of non-commissioned officers and privates on the march and at sundry garrisons in the territory of the United States.
1796 Quantity of troops at various posts James McHenry [not available] McHenry lists the number of troops stationed at each post.
April 1, 1797 Statement of Brass Cannons and Carriages Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Statement of brass cannons and carriages on books of intendant of stores
June 5, 1794 Return of the Legion of the United States Henry Knox Ralph Izard Return of the non-commissioned officers and privates belonging to the Legion of the United States.
June 19, 1794 Reinforcing Fort Franklin Henry Knox Thomas Mifflin Knox explains the measures he is taking to reinforce Fort Franklin.
May 10, 1794 Receipt and delivery of whiskey Henry Knox Commanding Officer at Wheeling The Secretary of War orders the Quarter Master General to examine into the receipt and delivery of whiskey at Forts Washington, Steuben and Knox.
May 31, 1794 Letter Citation Deputy Quartermaster General Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Washington, 06/25/1794.
February 17, 1792 Received Estimate for Work at Fort Pitt Henry Knox Isaac Craig Knox has received the estimate for the works at Fort Pitt. It looks to be more expensive than Knox was expecting, but he trusts that Craig will justify the cost.
December 6, 1797 Pay of the Army in the Northwestern Territory Caleb Swan William Simmons Paymaster Caleb Swan presents a statement of the pay of the Army in the Northwestern Territory including the following posts: Detroit, Miami, Defiance, Fort Wayne, Greeneville, Fort Washington, and Fort Knox, Fort Massac. Swan laments the difficulty of making advancements to officers when the law will not define entitlements. Swan can offer no reason why troops are not paid, except that they may...
August 11, 1794 Payment of Troops and Mounted Militia Under General Wayne Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Henry Knox Wolcott explains the sums provided for the pay of the troops and mounted militia serving under Major General Wayne.
March 24, 1791 Knox directs Sargent to assist the campaign Henry Knox Winthrop Sargent Letter, discusses campaign at Fort Pitt.
July 6, 1792 Langor of the Enemy and a Cautious Vigilance James Wilkinson Henry Knox General Wilkinson includes his monthly return with the strength of the respective posts and his assessment of the reasons for Indian inactivity.
February 15, 1791 Major Craig assumes charge over stores at Fort Pitt Henry Knox Isaac Craig Major Craig receives appointment from Secretary Knox to assume charge over all public stores at Fort Pitt. Knox explains his accounting expectations and refers questions to Samuel Hodgdon.
April 13, 1798 Abstract of Provisions Issued Over Six Months Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry List by post of provisions issued between December 1, 1796 and May 31, 1797.
January 22, 1791 Troops in the Service of the United States. Henry Knox [not available] Statement of the number of troops in the service of the United States in Georgia and on the Western Frontiers.
February 13, 1798 Account of James Sterett, Lieutenant and Paymaster James Sterrett William Simmons Encloses list of absentees from Fort Massac and Fort Knox. Men of Captain Pasteur's company had no officer, thus were not paid. Refers to Robert Stanton of Captain [Zebulon] Pike's company as having been paid. Provides list of absentees of garrisons of Massac and Fort Knox.
November 3, 1792 Provisioning Needs of Western Garrisons Henry Knox Alexander Hamilton Knox provides Hamilton with a detailed assessment of the provisioning needs of all the posts on the frontier. Posts such as Fort Knox and Fort Franklin will be isolated during the winter and therefore will need additional stores. Advanced posts Forts Jefferson and St. Clair will also need additional provisioning.
April 30, 1794 Arms to Fort Mifflin Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Supply Order, directs mortars to Fort Mifflin.
June 14, 1791 Articles to Fort Pitt John Stagg William Knox The several articles being obtained should be forwarded to Fort Pitt. A wagon should also be engaged to convey the baggage of Capt. Beatty's recruits from Trenton to Fort Pitt.
August 2, 1786 Conduct of troops, location of boats Henry Knox William North Surprised by intelligence of boats at Fort McIntosh as communicated by Captain Wyllys, Knox has certificate signed by Hamtramck that states the contrary. Requests observations on troops from North in the future.