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April 2, 1794 Resolve of Congress during Embargo House of Representatives [not available] Resolve to continue embargo on vessels outbound for foreign countries.
July 16, 1790 Authorizing Payment to Invalid Pensioners Congress of the United States Thomas Jefferson An Act providing military pensions for one year to invalids who were wounded or disabled during the Revolutionary War.
November 29, 1794 Statement on the Whiskey Rebellion House of Representatives George Washington The Speaker of the House, Frederick Muhlenberg, delivered the following address on the Whiskey Rebellion: calls it a "flagrant outrage" and expresses the "deepest regret at so painful an occurrence... as lovers of public order." In a more positive light, Muhlenberg and the House express gratitude in the failure of the rebellion, and the expression of support from most Americans for the United...
November 29, 1794 Statement on the Whiskey Rebellion George Washington House of Representatives President Washington replies to the statement by the House of Representatives on the Whiskey Rebellion, delivered by the Speaker Frederick Muhlenberg. Washington is pleased to have the support of the House. States that "every effort ought to be used to discountenance what has contributed to foment it, and thus discourage a repetition of like attempts."
October 13, 1789 Congressional Act Providing for the Payment of Invalid Pensioners Henry Knox [not available] Congressional act outlines military pensions.
July 5, 1790 Authorization of the Purchase of West Point Congress of the United States Thomas Jefferson Congress authorizes the President to purchase for the use of the United States a tract of land situated in the State of New York, commonly called West Point, as shall be judged by him requisite for such fortifications and garrisons for the defense of same.
August 6, 1789 Colonel Proctor solicits information from Knox on appointments Thomas Procter Henry Knox Letter, asks for Ordnance appointment.
August 24, 1798 Receipt for Augustus DeGasse for 2nd Quarter Wages Daniel Stevens William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Augustus De Grasse for compensation for wages for second quarter of 1798.
December 2, 1794 Pay of Lt. Henry Muhlenberg's Recruits Joseph Howell Henry Muhlenberg Samuel Fisher will deliver $97.90 for the pay of Lt. Muhlenberg's recruits. When a man makes his mark on the receipt roll, it must be witnessed by a person of respectability.
June 26, 1798 According to Instruction, Has Paid Augustus DeGrasse for Compensation as Engineer Daniel Stevens William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Augustus De Grasse for compensation as temporary engineer at Charleston.
April 18, 1796 Pay of Augustus De Grasse, Sub Engineer at Charleston South Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $227.50 is due Augustus De Grasse, Sub Engineer at Charleston South Carolina, being his pay from January through March 1796.
November 6, 1799 Punishment of mischief makers; William Augustus Bowles Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Informs of efforts to aid Creek chiefs in execution of plan to punish mischief makers. Discusses talk to nation concerning William Augustus Bowles and his attempts to disturb the peace.
December 19, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Muhlenberg William Simmons Henry Muhlenberg William Simmons informs Lt. Muhlenberg that his accounts for additional bounty were received.
March 15, 1798 Certification of payments; compensation of Augustus DeGrasse Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $230 is due Augustus DeGrasse, temporary engineer at Charleston, being his compensation for October through December 1797.
January 31, 1797 Pay of Augustus DeGrasse Daniel Stevens William Simmons Stevens has paid the sum of $230 to Augustus DeGrasse, Substitute Engineer, being his pay for October through December 1796.
December 16, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Muhlenberg William Simmons Henry Muhlenberg William Simmons informs Lt. Muhlenberg that his receipts for bounties paid must be accompanied by names, dates, and amounts.
July 27, 1798 Certification of payment; compensation of Augustus DeGrasse William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $227.50 is due Augustus DeGrasse, temporary engineer at Charleston, South Carolina, being his compensation for April through June 1798.
March 3, 1791 Supplement Act Regarding Treasury Department and Compensation Congress of the United States [not available] Outlined compensation for clerks within the treasury department and extended the regulations and laws from act that established Treasury Department to include clerks. Further requires all employees of the US Government to take an oath to support the Constitution.
December 28, 1797 Certification of payments; Lieutenant Muhlenberg William Simmons James McHenry Certification that sixty dollars is due Lieutenant Henry H. Muhlenberg of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay for November and December 1797.
July 3, 1800 Letter Citation Henry Muhlenberg William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Muhlenberg, 07/11/1800.
April 29, 1797 Compensation of Augustus DeGrasse, Etc. Daniel Stevens William Simmons The Treasurer has provided the sum of $225 to be paid to Augustus DeGrasse, Engineer at Charleston, being his compensation through March 1797 and enclosed is his receipt.
July 25, 1797 Pay of Augustus DeGrasse Daniel Stevens William Simmons Agreeable to Simmons' instructions, Stevens has given Augustus DeGrasse, Substitute Engineer, $227.50 which is his pay for April through June 1797.
April 2, 1798 Certification of payments; compensation of Augustus DeGrasse William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $225 is due Augustus DeGrasse, temporary engineer at Charleston South Carolina, being the amount of his compensation for January through March 1798.
January 12, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Lt. Muhlenberg William Simmons Henry Muhlenberg William Simmons requests further information regarding the desertion of Nicholas Doyle from Lt. Henry Muhlenberg.
March 31, 1798 Receipt for Augustus DeGasse for Work as Temporary Engineer Daniel Stevens William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Augustus De Grasse for his pay as temporary engineer to the fortifications, South Carolina, for the last quarter of 1797.