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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
[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.
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.
November 22, 1798 Delivery of Medicines and Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to purchase and deliver medicine and hospital stores to Newport, Rhode Island.
April 6, 1797 Delivery of Hospital Supplies James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver medicines and hospital stores for troops in Knoxville.
November 28, 1799 Transmittal of abstracts John Wilkins, Jr. William Simmons Wilkins transmits abstract for settlement in Quarter Master, Ordnance, Hospital, and Indian Departments.
May 31, 1797 Delivery of Medicine and Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver medicines and hospital stores to West Point.
May 1794 Invoice of Hospital Stores John Stagg Unknown Recipient Itemized list of hospital stores forwarded to Pittsburgh.
December 27, 1796 Last Quarter's Quartermaster Department Expenditure Estimates; Impossibility of Accurate Estimates for Indian & Hospital Departments John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Mentions recent bills drawn; discusses estimate of the expenditures of the quartermaster department in the months of October-December of 1796. Comments that it is impossible to estimate the expenditures of the Hospital and Indian Departments at the beginning of a quarter.
May 14, 1790 Commutation of pay for hospital storekeeper Caleb Swan Joseph Howell The chief clerk of the War Department writes the Commissioner of Army Accounts regarding William Hartsell, a hospital storekeeper who has petitioned Congress for commutation of pay.
October 23, 1795 Supply of Hospital and Expenditures Isaac Craig Timothy Pickering Hospital at Presque Isle supplied with articles on hand, fully stocked medicine chest included. Lists other supplies provided in shipment to Presque Isle. Craig enclosed packets of expenditures, Quartermaster General announced retirement.
January 2, 1795 Hospital for Militia Isaac Craig Henry Knox Estimate to be obtained regarding services provided by Colonel Sproat. Hospital established to tend to sick militia. Governor Lee neglected to establish a method for defraying costs of hospital.
September 7, 1796 [An Estimate of the Expenditures for the Months of July, Augt. & Septber. 1796.] John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry List of expenditures for Quartermaster, Indian, and Hospital Departments.
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.