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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 25, 1793 Jefferson vets official correspondance with the Secretaries at War and Treasury Thomas Jefferson Henry Knox Jefferson solicits the views of the Secretary at War of enclosed draft letters addressed to the French Minister.
December 4, 1796 Lists Support for Jefferson and for Adams Samuel Chase James McHenry Refers to tension between Jefferson and Adams, listing their support.
October 9, 1794 Pay of the Scouts of Jefferson County Joseph Howell John Thurston The sum of $1,633.34 has been handed to attorney James Ware for the pay of the Scouts of Jefferson County during the period August 11 - Nov. 26, 1792 and April 13 - Dec. 28, 1793.
May 25, 1795 Pay of the Scouts of Jefferson County Kentucky William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $446.66 is due the Scouts of Jefferson County in Kentucky for their service between June 25, 1794 and January 2, 1795.
June 6, 1800 Coalitions with Mr. Jefferson Alexander Hamilton James McHenry The man [Adams] is more mad than Hamilton ever thought him and he shall soon be led to say he is as wicked as he is mad. Hamilton asks to be kept apprised of the probability of coalitions with Mr. Jefferson.
December 22, 1791 Letter from Captain Joseph Shaylor on Captain Hardang's performance of duty at Fort Jefferson Joseph Shaylor Samuel Hodgdon Writing to Samuel Hodgdon at Fort Washington, Joseph Shaylor, from Fort Jefferson, gives his opinion on the performance of duty of Captain Hardang, citing a confused situation at Fort Jefferson garrison which has rendered it impossible to have accurate accounts. All that could be done has been done by the Captain, and no man could be more attentive to duty.
October 13, 1791 Knox sends a sea letter to Hayes Henry Knox Moses Hays Letter, encloses sea letter for the ship Jefferson.
July 10, 1789 L'Arbitrage Que Vous Aver Propose C. Gardon Thomas Jefferson M. Gardon agrees to a negotiation between Jefferson and His Majesty's ministers.
June 19, 1793 Letter Citation Thomas Jefferson Multiple Recipients Cited in Jefferson to Hamilton and Knox, 06/19/1793.
July 11, 1792 Recent News from Fort Jefferson John Harris [not available] Harris reports on recent events at Fort Jefferson, including the loss of several lives due to the depredations of hostile Indians.
November 15, 1793 Jefferson sends to Knox copies of official correspondance Thomas Jefferson Henry Knox Letter, encloses Jefferson's letters to the Attorneys of Pennsylvania & Delaware, and Mr. Kilty's report.
November 28, 1796 State of Political Affairs, 1796 Charles Carroll James McHenry Carrol ruminates on contemporary politics and worries that the election of Thomas Jefferson may prove damaging to the federal government.
December 10, 1800 Electors Pledged to Vote for Jefferson and Burr Peter Hagner Samuel Hodgdon Hagner received the lottery tickets, and some sums of money. General Pinckney has written that the appointed electors have pledged to vote for Jefferson and Burr in the presidential election.
January 6, 1798 Account of Jefferson County John Thruston William Simmons Thurston assures Simmons that his receipts will verify the legitimacy of his county's accounts and confirm that no liberties have been taken with public monies.
August 11, 1793 Publishing the Rules of August 3rd Thomas Jefferson Henry Knox Jefferson has reflected on the proposition for publishing the rules of August 3rd and thinks that inserting them in the newspapers with the appropriate preface would be as effective as any other method.
October 19, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons informs the Secretary of War that he has no record or recollection of a claim made by Mr. Bullet on behalf of the spies employed in Jefferson County in 1792.
November 6, 1793 Hostility between Spain and Kentucky Thomas Jefferson Henry Knox Letter from Secretary Jefferson to Secretary Knox. It is possible that the measures complained of by the representatives of Spain as exhibited for attempting hostilities from Kentucky against Spanish settlements may require employment of military force by Governor Isaac Shelby of Kentucky. Encloses letter to the Governor stating facts Jefferson received from Spanish gentleman.
June 11, 1793 Public Business Thomas Jefferson Major Jackson Jefferson discusses the public business which he takes the liberty of troubling Jackson with.
October 19, 1799 Requests Information for Mr. Bullet to Pay Spies in Jefferson County James McHenry William Simmons Refers to correspondence with Mr. Bullet regarding payment of spies in Jefferson County. Requests information and dates.
November 9, 1800 Unfit Federalist for Office James McHenry Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Feels the Federalist candidate for presidency is unfit for office and McHenry will not support him. Bemoaned the difference in opinion of Marshall and Jefferson and Marshall's previous statement to resign if Jefferson was elected. Addressed politics with France.
December 12, 1800 Results of Diplomacy Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry Pinckney informed Wolcott that all electors of South Carolina will vote for Jefferson and Burr. North Carolina gave Jefferson and Burr eight votes. Expressed disgust with results and lack of favorable results from diplomacy.
March 2, 1798 Peter Hagner acts in the absence of William Simmons Peter Hagner John Thruston Peter Hagner informs John Thruston that the Accountant's Office has received his receipt for the spies of Jefferson County.
January 2, 1789 Opportunity of Doing This Little Service John Adams Benjamin Lincoln Adams welcomes the opportunity to do a favor for Lincoln's friend, Mr. Jones.
April 28, 1793 Recovering Three Captured Negro Men Thomas Jefferson Beverley Randolph Jefferson discusses three Negro men that have been captured by Indians and whether or not they can be recovered. He observes that it is not a question of whether they are slave or free but whether they shall remain among the savages or in the country of their birth or connections. Mr. Innes is willing to meet any reasonable expense that will attend their recovery.
October 28, 1796 Makes Predictions about Presidential Elections Hugh Williamson James McHenry Speaks of dealings with those who do not support the treaty. Refers to local conversation about who will be the next President; predicts John Adams over Jefferson. Acknowledges differing opinions.