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July 7, 1797 Pay of the garrison of Fort Whetstonepoint William Simmons John Kilty Advises Kilty that he will receive money from the Treasurer of the U. S. that he is to transfer to Captain Staats Morris for his pay and the pay of Lieutenant Samuel L. Dyson and the detachment at Fort Whetstonepoint.
August 5, 1797 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Kilty Simmons authorizes Kilty to pay Lt. Samuel Dyson at Fort Whetstonepoint.
August 5, 1797 Payment Due a Detachment Artillerists and Engineers Stationed at Fort Whetstonepoint, Baltimore Maryland William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; detachment Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Fort Whetstonepoint, Baltimore Maryland; $238.73 for pay of Lieutenant Samuel Dyson and new commissioned officers and privates of detachment.
September 8, 1797 Notification of Payment from Treasurer William Simmons John Kilty Simmons notified Kilty that the Treasurer of the United States will remit Kilty $257.02 which he should pay to Lieutenant Samuel Dyson at Fort Whetstonepoint. Simmons requests receipts.
August 5, 1797 Certification of Payments Due; Pay of the Detachment at Fort Whetstone William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $238.73 is due a Detachment of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at Fort Whetstone Point, being the pay of Lt. Samuel Dyson and the non-commissioned officers and privates of the detachment for July 1797.
August 5, 1797 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Lt. Dyson to expect payment from John Kilty at Baltimore.
October 12, 1797 Remit Payment by Treasurer William Simmons John Kilty Treasurer of United States will remit $349.69 to Kilty. Simmons requested Kilty use sum to pay Captain Staats Morris at Whetstonepoint. Sum is payment for August and September.
July 7, 1797 Credit to Morris' account and muster and pay rolls William Simmons Staats Morris Acknowledges receipt of receipt roll and muster and pay rolls for Morris' detachment. The receipt roll will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office and money for the pay will be forwarded by John Kilty, federal supervisor at Baltimore. Cited in Morris to Staats, 08/01/1797.
June 7, 1797 Pay roll William Simmons Staats Morris Acknowledges receipt of muster and pay rolls. Pay roll adjusted to add pay of three privates, John Sullivan, James Hutchinson, and William Kirsley. Money for the pay will be forwarded by John Kilty, federal supervisor. Cited in Morris to Simmons, 06/13/1797.
July 26, 1797 Statement of Powder at Various Places Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Statement of the quantity of powder at various places.
May 30, 1797 Warrant issued for pay of certain soldiers William Simmons Staats Morris Advises Captain Morris that the Secretary of War has issued a warrant for the pay of sergeants Andrew Galon and Isaac Colgan and privates David Hutchins, John Knowles, and George Brassbridge of Morris' company.
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
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.
September 8, 1797 Receipts and Credit to Account of Dyson William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons received receipt roll for July and muster and pay rolls from August for the detachment under Dyson. The amount of the receipt roll will be passed to Dyson's credit in the amount of $213.86. Monies for muster and pay rolls will be paid to Dyson by Kilty upon acquisition of receipts (total amount $257.11). Pettis, Donohou, and Copper deserted, Simmons is of opinion that their pay be...
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.
December 29, 1786 State Funding for a Fort Samuel Hodgdon Jonathan Nicholson Letter, mentions state funding of fort..
June 23, 1797 Condition of Old Fort and Storage of Powder Isaac Craig James McHenry Status of magazine at old fort no longer appropriate for storage of powder. Advised the storage at Fort Fayette and notified McHenry he will attempt to sell the old magazine and its building materials.
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.
July 19, 1791 Garrisoning at Fort Washington Arthur St. Clair Henry Knox Letter, discusses garrisoning Fort Washington.
1796 Quantity of troops at various posts James McHenry [not available] McHenry lists the number of troops stationed at each post.
December 11, 1800 Articles requested by Samuel Hodgdon for various Forts Purveyor's Office Samuel Dexter List of articles requested by Samuel Hodgdon for various Forts.
January 23, 1801 Clothing Delivery to Fort Massac and Fort Adams Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Craig packing clothing for troops at Fort Pickering and Fort Adams which is proving "most troublesome" due to General's instructions. Craig must open and repack all boxes and irregularities still exist. General will not accept office of the Minister of War if it was offered to him.
April 19, 1798 Statement of Ordnance at Various Locations Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry List of ordnance belonging to the United States at forts and major cities.
April 11, 1796 Route from Albany to Fort Erie Henry Glen Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Describes the 995-mile route from Albany to Fort Erie.
April 16, 1792 Orders for Fort Hamilton James Wilkinson Samuel Hodgdon Lists supplies that are to be taken to Fort Hamilton without delay, including bar iron.