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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 4, 1797 Ordnance Stores to be Sent Forward Isaac Craig James McHenry Transportation for Ordnance stores to forward posts along with falling axes, muskets cartridges, and powder. Requested howitzers cases be added to supplies sent forward.
October 20, 1789 Census of Six Nations Giving Numbers and Names of Tribes and Heads of Families at Grand River and on the Ohio Reverend Samuel Kirkland [not available] Census, describes Six Nations population; describes Indian population. The total of the Six Nations population is listed at 3665
January 31, 1796 Sickness causes falling behind in work Caleb Swan William Simmons Swan has been sick with a fever at Detroit, which has caused him to fall behind in his work, but it cannot be helped.
April 25, 1794 Whiskey and Sundry Items Arrived; Pack Horse Drivers Gone Forward Isaac Craig Henry Knox Reports on shipment of whiskey, barr iron, falling axes, scythes and notes that pack horse drivers engaged to serve with army have gone forward to Fort Washington.
August 24, 1784 List of articles for commissioners Richard Butler Samuel Hodgdon List of articles for the commissioners traveling to Fort Schuyler to negotiate with the Native Americans
June 11, 1798 Regarding orders for Captain Richard Dale John Caldwell Captain Richard Dale Chief Clerk Calwell says he was not unmindful of Dale's request respecting the French and English colours. Mentioned this to Tench Francis. Not procured yet. When procured will send with Mr. Hubrecamp, pilot. Notes that the "film" is daily falling from more eyes. Sends copies of John Fenno's newspaper. Has directed Hubrecamp to call on Mrs. Dale.
April 25, 1786 Estimate of supplies for the First American Regiment Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for procuring articles to supply the First (1st) American Regiment with the required numbers of each article
August 28, 1794 Examination of Antoine Lassell Unknown Author Unknown Recipient Examination of Antoine Lassell, a native of Canada, and a volunteer in Captain Caldwell's company of refugees, friends and allies of the hostile Indians. Lassell reports the numbers of various Indian tribes, including the Delawares, Miamies, Shawanese, Tawas, and Wyandots.
June 1, 1786 Discussion of Arms & Provisions Contracts for West Point William Price Henry Knox Reports employing Mr. Manon once again for work on the arms of West Point, this time sorting them; discusses contract for provisions for the post.
August 8, 1794 Inventory of military stores wanted for public use. Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Inventory of military stores wanted for public use, at Philadelphia.
January 8, 1800 Payment to Benjamin Smith for purchase of his lots in Smithville Griffith James McRee James McHenry McRea request for payment of $200 to Benjamin Smith for purchase of his lots in Smithville falling within the plan of Fort Johnston.
August 31, 1792 Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians.
December 18, 1795 Shipment of Military Stores Isaac Craig Timothy Pickering Orders arrived late due to weather conditions on the Ohio river. Recounts articles shipped to Fort Washington.
May 27, 1791 Request for Arms Henry Knox Isaac Craig Urgently requested transport and delivery of arms, bayonets, powder, and lead to Colonel Lane at Wheeling.
March 21, 1794 Report on condition of cannon at Baltimore Ports George P Keeports [not available] Report written and signed by George P. Keeports reporting on the condition of the cannons at Fort Whetstone Point and Fells Point. The cannons are without carriages, are covered with dirt and water, and are rusty.
April 29, 1794 Invoice of Clothing, Arms and Accoutrements Levi McClean Samuel Hodgdon McClean encloses the Invoice of Clothing, Arms, and Accoutrements that he delivered to Matthias Slough, contractor at Lancaster, April 29th, 1794.
October 22, 1797 Causes of the Delay in the Chief's Arrival, Etc. Isaac Guion James McHenry Among other matters, Captain Guion discusses the delay of the chiefs in arriving at Fort Adams to receive their annuities. The delay is due to several causes including Piamingo's having to stay at home to defend his town against the Creek Indians who, it was reported, were planning an attack on the Chickasaws.
July 21, 1795 Pickering discusses public opinion with Knox Timothy Pickering Henry Knox Letter, discusses public opinion re treaty with Great Britain.
April 5, 1794 Lists of Requested Supplies James O'Hara Isaac Craig Reports Mr. Carpenter's departure with dispatches and money for Mr. Belli via Pittsburgh. Refers news from Mr. Simons with list of articles needed in Lancaster, forwarded to Fort Washington. Anxious to receive iron and stationary, and requests flour.
September 3, 1797 Discussion of Equipping of Frigate Constitution Josiah Fox Captain Samuel Nicholson Letter, asks for information regarding the finishing and equipping of the frigate Constitution; mentions disease.
August 11, 1784 List of articles for Indian commissioners Quartermaster General's Department Samuel Hodgdon List of articles from the stores of the Quartermaster General and Commissary General of military stores required for the commissioners treating with the Indians.
January 9, 1793 Money Wanting in the Commissary of Military Stores Commissary Military Stores [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of monies wanting in the Commissary of Military Stores Department
May 2, 1785 [Return of military stores deposited in Rhode Island under the care of Josiah Flagg] Josiah Flagg [not available] Return of military stores deposited under Josiah Flagg.
October 2, 1799 Plan for Reinforcing the Garrison at Niagara Alexander Hamilton John Jacob Rivardi Hamilton discusses a plan for the disposition of the Western Army and the reinforcement of the garrison of Niagara. He is pleased by the kindly treatment of the garrison by the neighboring British officers.
October 18, 1793 Letter from Timothy Barnard [Bernard] to James Seagrove Creek Indian Agent, reporting on favorable prospects for peace Timothy Barnard [Bernard] James Seagrove Barnard [Bernard] remains ill and can hardly collect his sentiments on paper. Reports that the Warrior King of the Cussetahs returned from meeting with upper Creeks; all towns in that quarter want peace. To demonstrate sincerity, White Lieutenant and other leaders will join Warrior King to Oakmulges to conduct Seagrove into the nation. White Lieutenant asks Seagrove to bring the women and...