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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 1, 1795 Receipt of John Harris. John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Harris certifies that he has received of Samuel Hodgdon the public stores mentioned in the return for which Harris agrees to be held accountable.
October 23, 1794 Pay of Ensign Harris Edwin L. Harris Frederick Dalcho Harris requests that Lt. Dalcho, Paymaster to the Regular Troops in Georgia, provide John Glass the sum of $20, being Harris's pay as an Ensign in the Legion of the United States.
May 28, 1800 Request for Issue of $1000 Worth of Goods for the Choctaw Indians James McHenry John Harris Notes that the purveyor will purchase, and deposit with John Harris, goods amounting to one thousand dollars for the Choctaw Indians. Harris will release said goods, to be transported to Natchez by John Wilkins Jr.
September 15, 1797 May God in His Mercy Arrest the Fever, Etc. John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Mrs. Harris is suffering from a sore mouth and throat. Mr. Bass tells Harris that the Watch Coats and blankets are finishing up for the Western posts and that the order for the clothing in general is in the contract. Harris expresses his fervent wish that the fever raging in Philadelphia may be arrested.
December 30, 1793 Account of John Harris Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Harris, late private in the 4th Virginia Regiment.
May 21, 1798 Receipt for Supplies Received by John Harris Anthony Gale John Harris Lt. Gale writes a receipt to John Harris for materiel obtained for the use of the Navy Department.
April 19, 1799 Delivery of Muskets and Bayonets James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to receive the muskets and bayonets which have arrived on the ship "Connecticut,'" under the command of Captain Hylander. Harris should obtain an order for them on the Captain from the Secretary of the Treasury and have them deposited in the public store.
July 26, 1792 New Quartermaster John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Letter to the Commissary of Military Stores. Harris notes that he heard Hodgdon had a disagreeable passage. Harris believes Hodgdon has been treated ill, presumably referring to Hodgdon's role as quartermaster in the St. Clair defeat. Harris goes on to report on supply matters. Discusses James O'Hara, Hodgdon's replacement as Quartermaster.
November 17, 1800 Request for mathematical instruments Samuel Dexter John Harris This letter requests that John Harris send "mathematical instruments" to John Newman for use in the War Office.
April 10, 1797 Delivery of Cannon James McHenry John Harris Directs Harris to furnish brass cannon to Captain Elliot for field exercise.
April 30, 1799 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 06/02/1800; Cited in Wright to Harris, 08/01/1800.
August 28, 1799 Accounts, Abstracts, and Credits for Secretary of War, Treasury, and John Harris David Henley William Simmons Encloses entries for July as well as abstracts of bills drawn on the Secretary of War, Secretary of the Treasury, and John Harris. Requests examination as soon as possible.
March 18, 1797 A Bell for the Frigate James McHenry John Harris Harris should deliver to the order of John Scott, clerk of the Navy Yard, the bell intended for the frigate "United States."
April 19, 1797 Harris is issued an invoice by Myers for annuity goods received at Philiadelphia [not available] John Harris John Harris, keeper of military supplies, is issued an invoice for Indian annuity goods by John Myers in Philadelphia.
August 16, 1799 Regarding the Selling of Gun-Making Materials to a Contractor James McHenry John Harris Notifies Harris that Robert McCormick has requested to purchase gun-making materials from the military stores, due to a lack of water [power?] at his own production facility. Directs Harris to sell McCormick the supplies he asks for, and deliver the money to the Treasury via a War Department clerk.
July 31, 1786 Claim for pay due John Harris Charles Anderson Unknown Recipient Order to deliver the pay due to John Harris - soldier in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War - to Richard Anderson.
April 21, 1800 Letter Citation Edward Wright John Harris Cited in Harris to Wright, 04/30/1800.
August 30, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 10/03/1800.
February 4, 1800 Letter Citation Edward Wright John Harris Cited in Harris to Wright, 03/05/1800.
December 26, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Samuel Dexter Cited in Dexter to Harris, 01/01/1801.
September 13, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 11/02/1800.
December 17, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Samuel Dexter Cited in Dexter to Harris, 12/26/1800.
February 3, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 03/17/1800.
March 17, 1800 Letter Citation Edward Wright John Harris Cited in Harris to Wright, 04/30/1800.
May 27, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 06/27/1800.