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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 19, 1791 Letter from General Clair Arthur St. Clair Unknown Recipient Illegible letter from General Arthur St. Clair to an unknown recipient.
September 16, 1791 St. Clair's Complaints Henry Knox George Washington Knox informs the President of General St. Clair's complaints about General Butler's and the quartermaster's absenses and the lack of authority of the contractor to purchase the horses needed for the approaching campaign.
September 28, 1791 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon; mentions General St. Clair's spirits Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Craig discusses shipment of powder, procurement of river pilots, payment for corn and horses, and status of General St. Clair's spirits.
February 29, 1792 Appropriate Answer to St. Clair's Letters George Washington Henry Knox Washington asks Knox to prepare appropriate responses to General St. Clair's enclosed letters so that the general will not believe he is being slighted or ignored. (See transcipt below.)
1791 Order of Battle, march and encampment of the Army of the United States under Major General Arthur St. Clair during the campaign of 1791 Winthrop Sargent [not available] Order of Battle, march and encampment of the Army of the United States under Major General Arthur St. Clair during the campaign of 1791.
October 10, 1786 Letter of Major General St. Clair John Pierce Charles Thomson The Commissioner for Settling the Accounts of the late Army have reported on the letter of Major General Arthur St. Clair.
March 18, 1791 St. Clair to Command the Frontier Troops Henry Knox Josiah Harmar The President has appointed Major General St. Clair to command the troops on the frontiers so General Harmar is directed to send returns to St. Clair on the state of the troops, stores, and posts under his command.
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with General St.Clair William Simmons Arthur St. Clair William Simmons informs General Arthur St. Clair that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
December 1, 1792 Extracts of Letters of Maj. Gen. St. Clair Arthur St. Clair Henry Knox These are true extracts from the original letters of Major General [Arthur] St. Clair on file in the War Office of the United States, December 1. 1792.
January 7, 1793 Request for reimbursement, payment for Presley Nevill, General St Clair, winter quarters, and working conditions Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon From Isaac Craig at Pittsburg, enclosed is Michael Stevens receipt for payment of carriage of General St. Clair; baggage and store to Pittsburg. Mentions General Wayne. If this cannot be done, plan to let clerks call on General St. Clair for reimbursement of the money. His account has been paid. In order to enable Colonel Nevill to purchase some necessary articles for family, Craig has taken the...
January 22, 1792 Knox informs Washington of St.Clair's arrival Henry Knox George Washington Letter, mentions St. Clair's return.
September 29, 1791 Public Thanks to General Wilkinson Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox sends St. Clair an excerpt from the letter from the President to General Wilkinson in which Wilkinson is thanked for his leadership in the expedition against the Indians at l'Anguille.
May 11, 1791 St. Clair is in Command of the Troops, Etc. Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Knox informs General Harmar that Major General St. Clair is now in command of the troops and provides information regarding the transportation of supplies and the availability of various units as they march westward to join the campaign.
November 26, 1792 On the late Major General Richard Butler's rifles John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon John Stagg reports that the late General Richard Butler, [second in command, killed during St. Clair expedition, 4 November 1791] was authorized to make appraisement of the rifles which were private property and used in public service.
August 23, 1791 Wilkinson's Success at L'Anguille Arthur St. Clair Henry Knox General St. Clair reports that General Wilkinson has been completely successful during his engagement against the Indians at L'Anguille and has destroyed a Kickapoo village of thirty-two houses.
February 14, 1800 Certification of payment; militia of District of Kentucky who served in the Campaign of 1791 in the expedition against the Western Indians under command of General St. Clair William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; militia of District of Kentucky who served in the Campaign of 1791 in the expedition against the Western Indians under command of General Arthur St. Clair.
October 10, 1786 Report on letter of General St. Clair John Pierce Unknown Recipient Report by the Commissioner of Army Accounts on a letter of General Arthur St. Clair.
March 21, 1791 Instructions to Major General St. Clair Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Extracts from the instructions to Major General St. Clair respecting the expedition against the western Indians.
January 11, 1793 Money Charged to General James Wilkinson's Account Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Swan explains the $553 that have been charged to General Wilkinson's account. $500 was to go to Major Adair's militia who were to be discharged following their defeat with St. Clair.
March 31, 1792 Regarding Court of Inquiry & Resignation of General St. Clair Arthur St. Clair George Washington Discusses a proposed investigation of St. Clair's conduct, which cannot occur; also mentions St. Clair's prior decision to retire from the army once the inquiry had taken place, and why he has retained his commission thus far despite a threatened full court martial. Offers to send resignation immediately, if this is required by the service and the public good.
July 7, 1791 Regrets Resignation of Brigadier General Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Expresses regret at resignation of Brigadier General Harmar, as he esteems him as a good officer.
September 5, 1791 Transportation and Movement of Troops Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Transportation requested for St.Clair's furniture. Troops marching from Pittsburgh.
August 3, 1788 Cited letter or document, General Butler to Arthur St. Clair General Butler Arthur St. Clair Letter, Citation only Cited in St. Clair to Knox, 08/17/1788.
June 1, 1791 Location of troops Arthur St. Clair Major General Richard Butler St. Clair (possibly) gives destination of troops that were marching at time of letter.
September 29, 1791 Knox discusses St.Clairs campaign with General Wilkinson Henry Knox James Wilkinson Letter, Knox discusses St. Clair's campaign; mentions appointment.