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July 17, 1799 I have appointed as permanent secretary Thomas Y. Howe... Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton announces that he has appointed Thomas Howe as his permanent secretary and requests that he be made a second lieutenant so that he will be adequately compensated for his duties..
July 3, 1799 Appointment to a Second Lieutenancy in Your Regiment Alexander Hamilton Aaron Ogden Referring to the appointment of Thomas Howe as his secretary, Hamilton thanks Ogden and Stockton for their support of the appointment and proposes that Howe be made a second lieutenant in Ogden's regiment which would place him in line for a future promotion.
July 6, 1799 Appointment of Howe to a Second Lieutenancy Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Ogden affirms his support for the appointment of Thomas Howe to a second lieutenancy in the 11th Regiment.
April 17, 1792 Receipt of Appointment Letter Bezaleel Howe Henry Knox Receipt of appointment letter, requests info on his lieutenant.
October 18, 1799 Request to pack up and hold in readiness for transportation, units of clothing for Captain Shoemaker Company at Canton, Ohio, belonging to the Eleventh Regiment of Infantry Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter requests to pack up and hold in readiness for transportation, units of clothing for Captain Shoemaker's Company at Canton, Ohio, belonging to the Eleventh Regiment of Infantry.
March 7, 1791 Appointment to 2nd Lieutenant Henry Knox Bezaleel Howe Letter, discusses recruiting and mentions appointment.
July 22, 1799 Appointment Recommended for Thomas Howe James McHenry Alexander Hamilton "I received this morning your letter of the 17th July instant and have submitted Mr. Thomas Y. How[e] to the President to fill the office of 2nd Lieutenant, and recommended the appointment..."
May 5, 1800 Repeated Request for Information on Allowances William Simmons James McHenry Simmons repeated a request for information on allowances made to Thomas Howe and appointed Secretary to Major General Hamilton. Request related to the accounts of Caleb Swan.
August 22, 1799 Recommendation & Request for Appointment of Lieutenant & Surgeon John Adams James McHenry Approves General Hamilton's recommendation of a man for a lieutenancy in the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers; also asks that a surgeon be appointed for the 10th Regiment, as its previous surgeon has resigned.
July 13, 1799 Accceptance of Second Lieutenancy Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton "Mr. Thomas Y. Howe in answer to my inquiry whether a second lieutenancy in the 11th Regiment, in addition to his appointment as secretary to the Inspector General [Hamilton] would suit his ideas, says 'As the measure has been proposed by General Hamilton, [I] will accept with pleasure.'"
June 23, 1794 Compliance with Howell's Request Regarding Accounts, Etc. Bezaleel Howe Joseph Howell Howe acknowledges receipt of Howe's letter and will comply with its contents regarding his account. He hopes that his men will not be disappointed as they expect to receive their pay for May at Pittsburgh.
August 19, 1798 Candidate for Appointment in the Army Bezaleel Howe Alexander Hamilton Howe makes his case for an appointment in the Provisional Army.
April 23, 1795 Receipt Rolls of Captain Howe & His Men, Etc. William Simmons Bezaleel Howe Simmons acknowledges that he has received Major Howe's receipt rolls for himself and his men for the fourth quarter of 1794. The accounts that Howe alludes to in his letter have not yet come to hand but, as soon as they are available, they will be examined and the appropriate sum passed to Howe's credit.
July 27, 1799 Approval of Appointment to Second Lieutenancy in 11th Regiment John Adams James McHenry Returns a letter from General Hamilton, approving the appointment of a Mr. Thomas y. [unintelligible}; see also McHenry to Adams July 22 1799] as a second lieutenant in the 11th Regiment.
October 15, 1799 Appointment of Lieutenant House as paymaster James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Informs General Hamilton that he has no objection to the appointment of Lieutenant House as paymaster of the first regiment.
October 5, 1799 Transportation and Provisions for Sundry Regiments Alexander Hamilton Ebenezer Stevens Hamilton issues his orders for the transportation and supply of sundry regiments.
July 3, 1799 Appoinment as Secretary to the Inspector General Alexander Hamilton Thomas Y. Howe Hamilton offers Howe an appointment as his secretary and regrets that, although the pay and emoluments are those associated with the rank of Captain, the appointment does not confer that rank.
July 3, 1794 Refusal to Pay Capt. Howe's Detachment Joseph Howell Bezaleel Howe Howell refuses to pay Howe's detachment during their dilatory march. If it had not been more than two months since Howe received his marching orders, his men would not have been in arrears more than the necessary time for such a march.
June 1, 1794 Enclosed Muster and Pay Rolsl, Request for Pay Bezaleel Howe Joseph Howell Captain Howe discusses his account.
October 23, 1798 Officer positions in the Provisional Army James McHenry Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Responds to Pinckney's request for the appointment of his former secretary Rutledge for a position in the Provisional Army, stating that he will not be overlooked. McHenry writes that the second regiment of artillerists and engineers is in need of a Lieutenant Colonel Commandant.
March 31, 1792 Ammunition and Boats Henry Knox Isaac Craig Orders to furnish Lieut. Howe with ammunition immediately if it has not been done per Col. Sproat's request. Requested additional boats to be built. Contract with Dunning and Shaw for axes to be furnished at Pittsburgh.
September 18, 1799 Approval of Thomas Pinckney's Appointment as Lieutenant in the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers John Adams James McHenry Approves General Pinckney's recommendation that his nephew Thomas Pinckney be commissioned a lieutenant in the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers.
May 17, 1800 Pay of Lt. Thomas Howe James McHenry William Simmons Regarding the pay and emoluments of 2nd Lt. Thomas Y. Howe of the 11th Regiment of Infantry and appointed by Major General [Alexander] Hamilton as his secretary, he should be paid according to the law. Therefore, his pay will await the opinion of the officer whose duty it is to decide all matters relative to public accounts.
December 13, 1800 Regarding Transfer of Provisional Army Lieutenant to Permanent Regiment John Jay Samuel Dexter Discusses the transfer of a lieutenant, Joseph C. Cooper, in the 12th Regiment of the provisional army to a permanent appointment in one of the "established" [old or permanent] regiments.
June 20, 1794 Settlement of Pay for Bezaleel Howe Joseph Howell Bezaleel Howe Capt. Howe must certify his account of contingent expenses of marching his detachment and refund the balance to Caleb Swan, paymaster, before his pay can be settled.