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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 6, 1791 Land for an Officer of the Hospital Department Joseph Howell John Stagg Writes that it is the opinion of the Secretary of War that the officer of the Hospital Department is entitled to a more fair proportion of land, equal to that of a Lieutenant Colonel.
January 5, 1784 Pay of the Hospital Department John Pierce John Cochran Requests a list of the gentlemen of the Hospital Department entitled to the commutation of five years full pay under the 1781 resolution of Congress. Asks whether officers who resigned are entitled to the commutation pay. Requests information about the resignations or service positions of several doctors who served in the army hospital.
April 14, 1784 List of officers in the Southern Hospital John Pierce Doctor David Oliphant Requests a list of officers in the Southern Hospital with their dates of service and charges against them, so their accounts can be settled.
March 13, 1785 Accounting information of Hospital Department John Pierce Doctor Nathan Brownson John Pierce requests accounting information for the Hospital Department from Doctor Brownson.
August 16, 1792 Purchases for Hospital Department Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Supply Order, directs supply purchase for hospital department.
September 15, 1788 Return of hospital department Joseph Howell Samuel Osgood The return of the hospital department for 1782 deranges Doctor Draper.
June 11, 1790 On the petition of Doctor Hosmer Joseph Howell Henry Knox The Commissioner of Army Accounts writes the War Secretary on the petition of Doctor Timothy Hosmer of Connecticut.
September 7, 1796 Forwarding of Cost Estimates for Quartermaster, Hospital & Indian Departments for September 1796 John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Forwards September expenditure estimates for the Quartermaster, Indian & Hospital Departments. Comments on the impossibility of extremely accurate estimates.
April 13, 1799 Certification of payments; troops stationed at West Point under command of Captain George Ingersoll William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $3171.81 pay, forage, subsistence, hospital department and bounties for soldiers stationed at West Point under command of Captain George Ingersoll.
February 13, 1792 Discussion of Military Discipline & Hospital Stores James Wilkinson Henry Knox Letter, discusses military discipline; discusses quality of hospital stores.
September 1, 1798 Outlines New War Department Accounting Procedures John Steele William Simmons Letter describing accounting procedures to be followed in consequence of the additional duties assigned to the Accountant by the Act of Congress of July 16, 1798. Lists general accounts as Quartermaster's Department, Hospital Department, Clothing Department, and Subsistence of the Army. All activity must be under direction of the Secretary of War.
July 19, 1794 Hospital Stores Henry Knox Isaac Craig Medicine and hospital stores to be transported to Pittsburgh immediately. Previous shipment must not have reached Pittsburgh due to insufficient markings. Advice on making out accounts and submitting them to Howell.
July 11, 1794 Expenses Isaac Craig Henry Knox Enclosed invoice of goods that came to hand since last post. Noted mounting expenses of unpaid bills for hospital stores. Craig allocated money intended for Quartermaster's Department to pay hospital bills, requested guidance on subject.
April 27, 1797 Delivery of Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver hospital stores to Dr. Lynch for sick at Fort Mifflin.
March 4, 1800 Use of Federal Funds for Servants William Simmons Timothy Darling Extraordinary charges in Quartermaster and hospital department by William Greene and Oliver Bowen (found in account of Contractor John L. Boss), some will be deducted but it was difficult for Simmons to tell how much would be deemed admissible. Simmons noted Darling and several other officers drew provisions for servants. Simmons requested assurance of Darling that he never affixed his...
June 17, 1799 Certification of payment; Company of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies payment of $394.75 to a company of Artillerists and Engineers under the command of George Ingersoll for pay and forage.
July 4, 1784 Pay entitlement of Doctor Tillotson John Cochran John Pierce Discusses the pay entitlement of Doctor Tillotson in regards to the provisions for pay of the doctors assigned to the Medical Department. Discusses the settlement of his own account.
January 13, 1784 Pay for Officers of the Army Hospital Department John Cochran John Pierce Encloses a list (not found) of the gentlemen of the Hospital Department entitled to the commutation of five years full pay under the resolution of Congress of 17 January 1781. Pierce must judge from the language of the resolution whether officers who resigned are entitled to the commutation pay. Provides information about the resignations or service positions of several doctors who served in the...
[not available] Hospital Department Account John Pierce A.W. Dunscomb Account of the Hospital Department with the United States listing payments and discharges made by members of the department. Reverse of this is a partial letter which seems to state that the accounts must be settled as soon as possible.
September 10, 1796 Discussion of Expenditures in Quartermaster, Indian & Hospital Departments John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Mentions making up a list of probable expenditures in the Quartermaster's Department for July-September 1796, as well as those in the Indian and Hospital Departments. Discusses present and future budgeting. The referenced list is appended.
February 2, 1784 Hospital Accounts Isaac Ledyard John Pierce Doctor Ledyard wants to settle the hospital accounts and wants to know the steps that are necessary to do that.
August 19, 1796 Financial Documents Mailed Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Four packets containing vouchers mailed today addressed to Secretary of War. List contents. Requests instructions on how to classify items in returns and what departments the item belong. Craig still seeking reimbursement for his work with Ordnance and Clothing Departments.
February 4, 1797 Military Hospital of the Southern Department Nathan Alexander Unknown Recipient Discusses the Military Hospital of the Southern Department. Also mentions election for the presidency.
September 10, 1800 A Proper Hospital at Newport Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Samuel Dexter Wolcott expresses oncern about the continued lack of a hospital near Newport for seamen arriving with contagious disorders. Newport deserves a hospital, as the military will most likely expand there. Buildings may be erected on public lands and would accommodate both seamen and soldiers. He asks Dexter to approve the necessary measures for erecting the buildings as soon as possible.
April 21, 1792 Account of William Campbell Joseph Howell Auditor Statement by the Commissioner of Army Accounts regarding the account of William Campbell, for services in the Hospital Department; addressed to the Auditor of the Treasury.