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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 25, 1797 Enlistment Pledge of Richard McClain Richard McClain [not available] McClain acknowledges that he has voluntarily enlisted to serve one year in the Marine Service, unless sooner discharged, according to the Act passed July 1st 1797 which provides a Naval Armament. The rules and articles of the Navy against mutiny and desertion have been read to him and he will be paid six dollars per month.
May 30, 1794 Transportation of Troops Isaac Craig Henry Knox Some troops prepared early, took keel boats intended for Maj. Gen. Scott and traveled downriver. Invoices of supplies that traveled with troops to be sent to Philadelphia soon.
May 23, 1794 Copy of Invoice of Stores Isaac Craig Henry Knox Ensign McClair to escort stores to be transported. Enclosed copy invoice of stores sent forward with Collins and Campbell.
June 6, 1794 Transportation and Supplies Isaac Craig Henry Knox Col. Edwards and QMG decend river on stores boat. Invoice of stores enclosed. Commissioners appointed to set up town in Presquille to travel tomorrow. Men killed by Seneca Indians.
November 6, 1792 Details of Reconnaissance Mission on Savage Indians James Wilkinson Henry Knox Wilkinson gave detailed account of intelligence mission to determine path of savage Indians who previously assaulted garrison of Fort Hamilton. Safety of roads to frontier posts and transportation of materials compromised by savages.
February 6, 1792 Memorandum of discharges for 1792 in the Hands of Robert Smith Lieutenant Smith [not available] List of officers and soldiers discharged for services in the Western Territories.
November 11, 1796 Payment of Troops Isaac Craig William Simmons Enclosed muster and pay rolls for the troops stationed at upper posts of the Ohio along with receipts from Toamy's pursuit of deserters. List of dollar amounts of all officers submitting vouchers appended.
January 22, 1797 Approves Nomination of Uncle James James Winchester James McHenry Approves of presidential decision to nominate his uncle James.
August 29, 1798 Articles of agreement regarding supplies between James McHenry and James O'Hara [not available] [not available] Articles of agreement for the provision of supplies between Secretary of War James McHenry and James O'Hara.
October 2, 1797 Receipt of James Frazer Caleb Swan James McHenry This letter documents that, by the authority of the Secretary of War, $1000 has been drawn for James Frazer for the pay of the Army through September 1797.
August 26, 1799 Requests Payment for James Miller to Pay Army David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for James Miller to pay the army from April to June 1799.
July 7, 1795 Pay of James Harrington, soldier in Captain James Taylor's Troop of Dragoons William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $18.45 is due James Harrington, late a soldier in Captain James Taylor's Troop of Dragoons, being his pay from January 1st to May 19th 1795.
October 9, 1799 Requests Payment for James & William Park to Pay Army under Lieutenant Colonel Butler James McHenry David Henley Payment to James and William Park, an appropriation of Quarter Master Department in purchasing forage for cavalry in Tennessee.
July 25, 1798 Recommendation of James Blain James O'Hara James McHenry O'Hara recommends James Blain of Carlisle for a Majority [appointment as a Major] in one of the regiments to be raised in the present military establishment. Blain is a man of strict honor and unblemished character.
June 15, 1793 Money for James O'Hara William Knox Isaac Craig William Knox writes on behalf on Hodgdon, who is out of town. Forwards money, for which James O'Hara, Quarter Master General, is accountable. Also sends on the present week's newspapers for O'Hara.
February 6, 1797 Pay of Private James Staffs, 4th US Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $26.19 is due Pvt. James Staffs of the 4th US Regiment, being his pay from August 15, 1796, the day of his enlistment, to January 31, 1797.
May 6, 1799 Court Proceedings for Lieut. James Triplett; Barracks for Officers James McHenry Richard S. Blackburn Refers to court proceedings for Lieutenant James Triplett. States that it is proper for the US to provide barracks for officers, distinguishing between captain and field officer. Requests information about proposals.
February 28, 1794 Account of James Craig Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for James Craig, late Captain in the 8th Virginia Regiment.
April 27, 1796 Account of James Harrison William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $8.67 is due James Harrison, being the amount due from the estate of Lieutenant Israel Young for whiskey furnished him on July 16, 1794.
March 2, 1796 Pay of James Devine, Deceased William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $53.83 is due the estate of James Devine, late a corporal in Lieutenant Underhill's detachment, being his pay from June 1, 1793 to April 23, 1794, the day of his death.
February 23, 1797 Subsistence of Captain James Bruff William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $176.25 is due Captain James Bruff, being his subsistence from June 10, 1796 to January 31, 1797.
November 7, 1786 Certificate for James Armstrong Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell The author has a Certificate for $1500 in the name of James Armstrong. He was in Lees Legion and lives in Carolina. He asks the recipient to confirm that Armstrong is due this amount.
January 18, 1798 Basic correspondence on military matters James Wilkinson James McHenry Basic correspondence between General James Wilkinson and James McHenry, including rules and regulations.
November 13, 1798 Comments on Inappropriate Behavior of James Jordan Edward Price James McHenry Reports that James Jordan of St. Mary has departed for Philadelphia, and that his conduct has been very inappropriate.
April 29, 1797 Letter to James McHenry Felix D. St. Hilaire James McHenry Mr. St. Hilaire requests 80 dollars from James McHenry for some undetermined business.