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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 24, 1787 Recommendation of Mr. Coudray Josiah Harmar Henry Knox If there is a vacancy in the Connecticut quota, General Harmar recommends Mr. Coudray who has been a volunteer in the regiment for a considerable time and has conducted himself with propriety.
April 10, 1787 Cited letter or document, Josiah Harmar to Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Knox, 05/14/1787, Harmar to Knox, 07/07/1787.
May 8, 1786 Funds for the Pay of Harmar's Regiment John Pierce Josiah Harmar Pierce sends by Samuel Hodgdon funds for the pay of Colonel Harmar's regiment.
August 12, 1788 Cited letter or document, John Francis Hamtramck to Josiah Harmar John Francis Hamtramck Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Hamtramck, 10/13/1788.
May 4, 1786 Request for Increased Salary for Josiah Harmar Henry Knox David Ramsay Lieutenant Colonel Josiah Harmar requests increased salary to compensate for the high expenses at his post. Reminds him that Harmar has no desire to take advantage of public service but seeks only reimbursement.
October 29, 1789 Cited letter or document, Henry Knox to Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Knox to Harmar, 12/19/1788, and Harmar to Knox, 01/14/1790.
September 12, 1789 Printed transcription/modern copy of Document, Josiah Harmar to Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Henry Knox No image available.
June 27, 1785 Shortage of Funds to pay Harmar's Army John Pierce Board of Treasury John Pierce sends to Treasury notice of a shortfall in funding needed to pay LtCol Harmar's troops.
January 2, 1790 Pay for Harmar's Troops Joseph Howell Josiah Harmar Howell discusses the plan for making the first and second installments of the pay for Harmar's troops but wishes to postpone the third installment until the regiment's account is settled with the help of Captain Beatty.
November 19, 1790 Displeasure with Harmar's Performance George Washington Henry Knox Washington expresses extreme displeasure with Harmar's expedition against the Wabash Indians. He notes that he expected little from the moment he heard Harmar was a drunkard. He expected less when he heard that the people of the Western country had no confidence in him and gave up all hope of success when there were disputes with Harmar about command. The information is from a report only, but...
May 8, 1786 Draft for the Pay of Harmar's Regiment John Pierce Samuel Hodgdon Pierce informs Hodgdon that he is enclosing the a draft for the pay of Colonel Harmar's regiment; instructions for the payment of the funds
January 7, 1800 Pay for George Bridges, deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $25.77 balance of pay to George Bridges, deceased, late on the expedition of General Josiah Harmar in 1790.
June 19, 1787 Cited letter or document, Colonel Legras to Josiah Harmar Colonel Legras Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Knox, 08/07/1787.
January 18, 1787 Account of Colonel Harmar John Pierce Major Erkuries Beatty Informs Beatty that the most efficient method of settling Colonel Harmar's account is by a settlement with the Corps in which all of Harmar's vouchers are available and in which he is given credit for all his payments.
July 7, 1791 Regrets Resignation of Brigadier General Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Expresses regret at resignation of Brigadier General Harmar, as he esteems him as a good officer.
October 25, 1790 Letter Citation Henry Knox George Washington Cited in Washington to Knox, 11/04/1790. Knox informs Washington that he has yet to receive any news of consequence pertaining to Harmar's Western expedition. He notifies the President that contractors have informed him that Harmar is well supplied. He adds that McGillivray has arrived safely at St. Mary's. He is presently out of town but is traveling back to Philadelphia.
June 23, 1785 Cited letter or document, William North to Josiah Harmar William North Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Armstrong, 07/17/1785.
September 2, 1790 Letter Citation Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Cited in Stagg to Harmar, 10/13/1790.
August 21, 1789 Cited letter or document, John Doughty to Josiah Harmar John Doughty Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Knox, 09/12/1789.
May 12, 1788 Cited letter or document, George Wyllys to Josiah Harmar George Wyllys Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Knox, 06/15/1788.
May 23, 1785 Cited letter or document, Samuel Shaw to Josiah Harmar Samuel Shaw Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Armstrong, 07/17/1785.
July 4, 1788 Cited letter or document, Charles Thomson to Josiah Harmar Charles Thomson Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Thompson, 07/23/1788.
January 22, 1787 Assessing the Pay of Harmar's Regiment John Pierce Major Erkuries Beatty Tells Beatty that the best way to asses the pay Colonel Harmar's regiment is to settle the balance of the entire Corps thereby ascertaining the balance for each individual
December 4, 1791 Letter Citation Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Harmar, 05/11/1791.and Knox to Harmar, 03/11/1791.
January 25, 1791 Letter Citation Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Cited in Knox to Harmar, 05/11/1791; Knox to Harmar, 03/18/1791.