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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 25, 1798 Money Due Foster David Henley James McHenry Notification that Henley drew money in favor of Foster for the use of the army.
January 9, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Dwight Foster William Simmons Dwight Foster William Simmons discusses the petition of Lt. John Carr with Dwight Foster.
April 17, 1800 Letter to the Secretary at War Dwight Foster James McHenry Foster sends letters from John McKee back to James McHenry.
March 1, 1800 Expenses, No New Developments; Doctor Foster a fictitious name Benjamin Hawkins Samuel Dexter Alias of Doctor Foster discussed, mentions drawing money for expenses. Foster's real name is George Martin Rodington. Jack Kinnard ordered him to quit the Indian Agency.
April 23, 1798 Letter Citation Dwight Foster William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Foster, 04/23/1798.
October 4, 1796 Cited letter or document, Theodore Foster to William Simmons Theodore Foster William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Foster 10/18/1796
December 29, 1797 CITATION ONLY Dwight Foster William Simmons Letter, citation only. Document Gist of 01/09/1798 as follows: William Simmons discusses the petition of Lt. John Carr with Dwight Foster.
December 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Dwight Foster William Simmons Dwight Foster William Simmons informs Dwight Foster that the service of Lt. Robert Simons Cornet cannot be confirmed from existing records.
May 15, 1799 Requests Money to Pay Anthony Foster for Recruitment David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Anthony Foster for recruitment.
November 29, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Dwight Foster William Simmons Dwight Foster William Simmons discusses the claim of Ann Gray with Dwight Foster.
July 1, 1797 [Contract for Providing Supplies to the Indians] Anthony Foster James McHenry This document is enclosed in the letter in which Foster asks Henley to forward the letter he has written to the Secretary of War on the subject of his contract with the government to provide supplies for the Indians. Foster worries that, if supplies are not available, the Indians will think that the government has forsaken them. He assures Henley of the sincerity of his concern in this matter.
December 20, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Dwight Foster William Simmons Dwight Foster William Simmons discusses the accounts of Samuel Camp with Dwight Foster.
December 2, 1799 Discussion of Accounts with Foster, General Robertson and Wolf's Friend James McHenry William Simmons Encloses accounts for supplies for A. Foster, General Robertson, and Wolf's Friend, with questions about General Robertson's authority to authorize expenses. Encloses copy of letter from General Wilkinson
July 10, 1795 Goods for the Chickasaws Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon It appears that the Chickasaw goods should have arrived in time for Mr. Foster to take with him if Ricard the wagoner had done his duty. Enclosed is a list of articles delivered from the stores at Pittsburgh to the Chickasaws. Pickering requests an invoice of those articles delivered to Foster so that deficient articles can be identified, purchased, and sent on to Nashville.
January 13, 1800 Citation Only Dwight Foster William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Foster, 01/16/1800.
November 13, 1800 Regarding Doctor Foster Swift accounts Samuel Dexter Dr. Foster Swift The Secretary of War discusses the status of accounts with Dr. Swift.
December 4, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Dwight Foster William Simmons Dwight Foster William Simmons discusses the claim of Captain Thomas Lewis with Dwight Foster.
July 29, 1800 Receipt for Accounts of Anthony Foster Anthony Foster [not available] Abstract for services performed in Quarter Master department, for purchases, advertising of deserters, and cash.
June 26, 1798 Citation Only Dwight Foster William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Foster, 06/27/198.
June 27, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Dwight Foster Simmons discusses the claim of John S. Eustace with Dwight Foster.
June 30, 1800 Receipt for Advertising Three Deserters Benjamin Bradford Anthony Foster The receipt for advertising three deserters of Anthony Foster for $3.75, the full of his account for which he has signed duplicates.
November 16, 1795 John Foster Williams request for frigate command; and the report of Captain Barry's death Timothy Pickering John Foster Williams Pickering notes that although he has received high recommendations for command of a federal ship, and that the testimony would have great weight with President Washington, there are no openings for frigate command; it is not true that Captain John Barry is dead; he is however recovering from a dangerous illness.
December 20, 1797 Balance due Deceased Soldier Dwight Foster William Simmons Foster requested information on the account of Capt. Samuel Camp, continental soldier in Capt. Barnes Company, Co. Nitron's regiment from the Massachusetts line. Relatives of camp claim a balance of wages due Capt. Camp.
March 1, 1797 Claims for land William Simmons Dwight Foster Discusses the claims of Captain John Pierce, Ensign Joseph Pierce, and Lieutenant John Stoers of the 15th Massachusetts Regiment in the Continental Army submitted by Foster for their possible grants of land.
April 9, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Dwight Foster Simmons discusses the claim of Rueben Pike with Rep. Dwight Foster.