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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 12, 1796 Location of Head Quarters Anthony Wayne James McHenry Travel to and from Detroit inhibited by weather and distant location of post, Wayne advised Head Quarters should not be held in Detroit. Advised Pittsburgh as appropriate location for HQ.
July 7, 1797 Assurances, provisions and musical instruments James Wilkinson Samuel Hodgdon Provisions always to be made and honored at Head Quarters.
1800 Articles for the Use of Headquarters [not available] [not available] List of goods from John Wilkins Jr. requested for the use of Head Quarters.
June 2, 1799 Letters for the Commanding Officer at Head Quarters David Henley [not available] Informs the commanding officer of the accompanying packet of letters for the Commanding Officer at Head Quarters and other persons.
December 6, 1793 Money sent to Head Quarters Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Received money of Colonel Mentges and sent packet to Head Quarters, Captain Crawford in charge. Expresses thanks for the wine; further supply of nails wanted. Asks for account of monies remitted on account of present Quarter Master General.
August 1794 Cash Advance for Services Treasury Department Elijah Robertson Cash due Robertson for services related to transporting Chickasaws and Chacktaws to Head Quarters.
August 11, 1791 Counties Sufficiently Protected, Orders to Move Troops Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler No additional protection needed for counties against a few Indians, Knox ordered Butler to march for Head Quarters with troops and supplies.
October 29, 1796 Retention of Officer After Court Martial Anthony Wayne James McHenry Lieutenant Gregg never resigned, Wayne requested he be placed in a sub-legion with current vacancies after the Lieut. returns from Head Quarters.
December 2, 1794 Money Due Troops Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Notification that Fisher transporting money due troops for pay, subsistance, and forage at Head Quarters and the lower parts of the Ohio river. Requests receipt and to forward money to paymaster.
October 25, 1799 Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay
September 10, 1799 Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay
October 21, 1794 [No. 40] Transportation of Deserter Henry Knox Isaac Craig Orders to transport R Newman, captured deserter, down river at the first opportunity to Fort Washington. From the post he will be escorted to Head Quarters by Anthony Wayne.
September 8, 1791 Transportation to Head Quarters, Indian Activity Isaac Craig Henry Knox Troops to descend Ohio River for Headquarters shortly. Indians are quiet, some are confirmed to "be in the neighborhood."
April 17, 1799 RE Army Recruiting & Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting and concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay.
September 20, 1799 Supplies, Quarters, and Pay James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay.
April 12, 1799 RE Army Recruiting & Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting and concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay.
May 19, 1797 The Army's accounts William Simmons Caleb Swan Notifies Swan that he has asked Brigadier General Wilkinson to have the sub-paymaster deliver their accounts to Swan. Requests that swan send in the Army's accounts as soon as possible so Simmons can present them to Congress. Cited in Swan to Simmons, 07/03/1797.
November 6, 1797 Tranquility Restored to Settlements, Winter Quarters in Pittsburgh James Wilkinson Col. Edgar Letter, discusses Indian aggressions and peace in Massac, Wilkinson to take up winter quarters in Pittsburgh.
May 26, 1797 Army accounts William Simmons Caleb Swan Discusses collection of the accounts of the officers with the Army. Mentions press of business in the War Office while Congress is in session. Cited in Swan to Simmons, 07/03/1797. Cited in Simmons to Swan, 06/02/1797.
May 19, 1797 Dr. Allison's account William Simmons Caleb Swan Requests that Swan review and verify the pay account of Dr. Allison so that Simmons can complete a settlement with him.
May 8, 1799 RE Army Recruiting, Supplies, Quarters, and Pay Josias Carvel Hall Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting and concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay.
May 1, 1799 RE Army Supplies, Quarters, and Pay Alexander Richards Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay.
March 31, 1800 Descriptions of Regulations for Supplies Rendered by Contractors William Simmons Samuel Richards Richards notified of regulations respecting supplies and objects of special and extra expenses. All to be furnished by contractors. Rules regarding what can be provided by contractors.
May 1, 1799 Re Army Recruiting, Supplies, Quarters, and Pay Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting and concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay
November 4, 1799 RE Army Recruiting & Supplies, Quarters, and Pay Alexander Hamilton Ninian Pinckney Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting and concerning Army supplies, quarters, and pay.