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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 30, 1792 Petition of Lawerence Manning Lawrence Manning [not available] Discussion regarding Lawrence Manning memorial.
February 16, 1785 Settling Lieutenant's Lawrence's Account Ebenezer Jackson Joseph Howell Jackson discusses the settlement of the account of Lieutenant Lawrence including his compensation for the time he was in captivity. Mr. Pierce passed through New Bern on his way to Charleston.
December 20, 1798 Replacing Young Lawrence with Young Harrison Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Since Mr. Lawrence has expressed his regret at the nomination of his son, perhaps young Harrison, the son of the District Attorney, could be nominated in his stead.
September 23, 1799 An epidemic is raging to an alarming degree in my garrison... Staats Morris Alexander Hamilton "...I am extremely sorry to inform you sir that an epidemic is raging to an alarming degree in my garrison, and on that account it is very fortunate that so many men have been sent away out of the way of it. My nephew Lieutenant Lawrence fell a victim to it yesterday after only four days of illness. I shall this day give orders to have the men encamped at a distance from the barracks and shall...
November 5, 1799 Sundry returns for Detroit and Fort Niagara Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns for the posts of Detroit and Fort Wayne.
January 4, 1791 Examination of Account Joseph Howell John Lawrence Informs John Lawrence that he has not yet had the time to examine the account of Mr. Smith for depreciation of pay, but that he will soon endeavor to do so.
November 12, 1794 Account of Lawrence Murry Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Lawrence Murry, late private in the 1st South Carolina Regiment.
April 23, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Dwight Foster Simmons discusses the account settlement of Lt. Lawrence Manning of Lee's Legion with Rep. Foster.
February 15, 1792 Certification of pay and service Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Lawrence Crowley, 9th Pennsylvania Regiment
October 10, 1787 John Richardson discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell John Richardson Joseph Howell John Richardson presents land claims for himself and Captains Lawrence and Helms to Joseph Howell.
March 8, 1785 Regarding Resolve of Congress in favor of late Colonel John Lawrence Joseph Howell George Reid Encloses Resolve of Congress in favor of late Colonel John Lawrence; charges against the officers of South Carolina Line for pay and subsistence.
October 17, 1787 John Richardson discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell John Richardson Joseph Howell John Richards discusses settlements for himself and Captains Lawrence and Helms with Joseph Howell.
March 16, 1785 Account of Lieutenant Nathaniel Lawrence of North Carolina Line Joseph Howell Ebenezer Jackson Jackson sends copy of account of Lieutenant Nathaniel Lawrence of North Carolina Line, settled at the Treasury. Also sends account of sundries received by Officers of North Carolina Line from the Quarter Master General Department.
November 6, 1799 Draft on Huron's Account; Supply of Clothing Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Acknowledges the receipt of Hodgdon's enclosure of a draft on the Bank of the United States for $2,000; mentions Lawrence Huron and supplies of clothing.
September 15, 1790 Arrearages Owed to Veterans, Widows, or Orphans Henry Knox Elisha Lawrence Knox inquires of Govenor Lawrence whether the state of New Jersey has provided arrearages of pay to any of its militry invalids, widows, or orphans. This information is needed so that the War Department can determine the amounts owed to these unfortunate people.
November 16, 1799 Huron's Draft, Powder, and Cannon Shot Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Writes that Lawrence Huron has settled the amount of his acceptance on the draft. In a postscript, he notes that he has received an order from Mr. Francis to purchase powder and has suggestions for transporting it and cannon shot.
October 22, 1799 Remittances; Clothing Issued Captain Freeman Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Stevens thanks Hodgdon for a timely transmission of funds. He notes that he has supplied Captain Freeman with shirts, cockades, and eagles. He encloses Lawrence Huron's acceptance of a draft.
December 22, 1795 Treaty of Greenville George Washington Unknown Recipient Peace treaty between United States and the Wyandots, Delawares, Shawanees, Chipewas, Potowatamies, Eel-River, Weeas Kickapoos, Piankashaws, Kaskaskias, and Miamis. Prisoner release negotiated and borders decided upon.
August 3, 1795 Treaty with the Western Indians War Office Unknown Recipient Articles of peace proposed in a treaty between the United States and the Northwest Indian tribes; later known as the Treaty of Ghent.
September 30, 1799 Condition of troops at Governor's Island Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon States that yesterday evening he visited the fortifications at Governor's Island, New York and observed that the troops there were in much want of shoes and woolen overalls. Complains about the quality of the Hamburg Arms. Encloses a document from Lawrence Huron.
October 24, 1796 Pay and other matters at Fort Niagara James Bruff William Simmons Sends muster and pay rolls. Mentions that he has received no pay for the garrison since May. Discusses preference for bank notes over bills. Mentions a detachment suffering from want of clothing. Discusses reports from Canada regarding the arrival of a French fleet at the mouth of the St. Lawrence River. Cited in Simmons to Bruff 11/30/1796
March 10, 1784 Commutation pay Joseph Carleton John Pierce Discusses the granting of commutation pay to Colonel Troup and the case of commutation pay for Lawrence Myers
June 4, 1799 Certification of payment; Lieutenant James McDonald, of Captain William Lawrence’s Company of Infantry Commanded by Colonel Francis Gurney called into service to suppress insurrection in Western Counties of Pennsylvania in 1794 William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $8.20 for returned rations to Lieutenant James McDonald, of Captain William Lawrence’s Company of Infantry Commanded by Colonel Francis Gurney called into service to suppress insurrection in Western Counties of Pennsylvania in 1794.
November 8, 1791 Report Concerning Indian Boundary Lines Thomas Jefferson [not available] Jefferson delineates the boundaries of the United States and Indian Nations.
August 7, 1792 War and Peace with Indians, Putnam's Plan for War Henry Knox Anthony Wayne War and peace with hostile and peaceful Indian nations discussed, Knox enclosed Brigadier General Putnam plan for war and his objections to commencing war in present year. Navigation report by late Major Hearts enclosed.