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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 2, 1800 Requests Order of Sulfur for Israel Whelan Benjamin Stoddert Samuel Dexter Requests order of sulfur for Israel Whelan.
June 5, 1800 Moving Government from Philadelphia to the District of Columbia Israel Whelen William Marbury Author possibly Israel Whelan, who succeeded Tench Francis, has undertaken to supervise the removal of public property from Philadelphia to Washington. Secretary of Navy has recommended that William Marbury take on this task.
November 26, 1800 Letter to the Secretary of War Israel Whelen Samuel Dexter Letter from General Israel Whelen to Samuel Dexter, Secretary of War. Citation only.
October 22, 1788 Regarding a pension for Edward Whelan Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell Whelan could not expect a pension were he to apply. The Act of Congress requires residence in the state from which it is drawn.
October 8, 1800 Sergeants' Linen Overalls for the Navy Department Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Harris is asked to deliver 150 pairs of sergeants' linen overalls for the use of the Navy Department to the order of Israel Whelan, Purveyor of Public Supplies.
September 19, 1800 Navy Department Order for Saltpeter Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Request for delivery to Israel Whelen, purveyor of public supplies, an order of 20 tons of salt petre for Navy Department.
October 20, 1788 Regarding a pension for Edward Whelan Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Regarding a pension for Edward Whelan. He was a Sergeant in Colonel John Patton's Regiment and is afflicted with sickness. He is recommended for compensation for his loss of health during service for his country.
August 27, 1800 Contingent expenses for proving powder Jonathan Nicholson Israel Whelen Please please to pay the bearer $40 for proving powder.
August 1, 1800 Five Rifles to Complete the Indian Annuities Israel Whelen Samuel Hodgdon Harris has asked for five rifles to complete Indian annuities.
January 5, 1801 Request for Purchase of Liver Oil & Drum Heads Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Directs purchase of liver oil for preserving shoes, and drum heads for the Army.
June 7, 1800 Attempts to Settle Accounts as the War Office Closes in Philadelphia and Moves to Washington, D.C. Purveyor's Office Benjamin Stoddert Purveyor's office reports receipt of money from War Department. War Office at Philadelphia is to close this day June 7th, 1800.
February 2, 1800 Order for saltpeter for manufacture of gunpowder for Navy Abijah Thomas Israel Whelen Thomas transmits order from Secretary of War on Samuel Hodgdon for 20 tons of salt petre for manufacturing gun powder for Navy.
January 3, 1801 Simmons Informs Whelan that no Advances can be Admitted to a Person's Credit at the Accountant's Office William Simmons Israel Whelen Simmons mentions a sum of $500 charged as paid for purchases made or to be made by Jonathan Smith. Simmons states that no advances made on account can be admitted to Whelen's credit at Simmons' office, and that Whelen must draft a separate abstract of advances if they are indispensable to the execution of his duties.
October 11, 1800 Annuities for Indians of Indiana Territory John Wilkins, Jr. Israel Whelen Informs Whelan of plans for annuities to Indians of Indiana Territory, and lists the planned presents.
November 6, 1800 Letter Citation Israel Whelen William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Whelen, 11/13/1800.
July 3, 1797 Salary of Israel Chapin William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $125 is due Israel Chapin (son of General Israel Chapin), being his salary as Agent to the Six Nations of Indians for April through June 1797.
June 24, 1800 Settle Previous Account between Tench Francis and John Ketland concerning Gunlocks Purveyor's Office Samuel Hodgdon Encloses letter from the late Tench Francis to the late John Ketland, and an invoice regarding imported gunlocks on orders from Francis. Clerk Mr. Govett confirms Mr. Ketland's statement.
July 4, 1800 Addresses Issues and Supplies Needed during Transition of Office from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. Purveyor's Office Samuel Dexter Requests sundry articles needed at Philadelphia before War Department opens at Washington.
December 4, 1800 Soldier's clothing and map of Tennessee Samuel Dexter Israel Whelen This letter informs Whelen that Samuel Hodgdon will provide military clothing. Also, the Secretary at War directs Whelen to contact Mr. Lewis about obtaining maps of Tennessee.
June 23, 1800 Purchase of items for Indian annuities Purveyor's Office Samuel Hodgdon Purveyor's office finds it impractical to purchase sufficient quantity of point blankets and scarlet broadcloth for Indian annuities. Suggests that these articles be procured from military stores.
[not available] Petition of Israel Putnam John Pierce Unknown Recipient Report on the Petition of Israel Putnam, late a Major General in the service, in the State of Georgia.
March 11, 1796 Accounts of Israel Chapin, father and son William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $5,939.62 is due Israel Chapin, Agent of the Six Nations of Indians, being the balance of his account as agent up Jan. 31, 1796 and his salary through Dec. 1795, including the account of his father Israel Chapin, also an agent, up to the day of his death, 7 March 1795.
May 28, 1800 Cited letter or document, Israel Whelen to James McHenry Israel Whelen James McHenry Letter, Citation only
June 7, 1800 Requests Funds to Cover Transfer of Navy Offices from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. Purveyor's Office Benjamin Stoddert Requests Funds to Cover Transfer of Navy Offices from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.
May 6, 1800 Hiring Israel Whelen as Purveyor James McHenry John Adams Describes an interview with a representative of Israel Whelen, considering Whelen for the position of purveyor at Philadelphia. Also discusses salary and moving arrangements. McHenry expects Whelen's response soon.