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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 6, 1800 Letter from Mr. Newman Jonathan Newman Unknown Recipient Letter from Jonathan Newman to an unknown recipient. Citation only.
November 24, 1800 Requests Warrant for John Newman for War Office Expenses Samuel Dexter Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Requests warrant drawn upon John Newman for War Office costs.
October 4, 1794 [No. 34] Apprehension of Man Under O'Hara's Employ John Stagg Isaac Craig Enclosed in confidence, an extract of a letter from Gen. Wayne regarding Robert Newman of Kentucky. Newman stated to Col. Hamilton that he was captured by Indians near Niagara, but allowed to return home by Gov. Simcoe by way of Philadelphia. Hodgdon advanced Newman $20. By order of the President, Newman is to be apprehended and put under guard at Fort Washington. The government hoped to...
March 4, 1787 Postponed settlement John Pierce Office of Army Accounts Postpones settlement of the account of Captain Newman until differences between Newman's petition and the account of Colonel Antill can be resolved.
June 1, 1798 Recommendation of Daniel Newman Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry Mr. Steele has recommended Daniel Newman for an appointment. Wolcott does not know Newman personally but trusts Steele's judgement.
July 5, 1800 Authorizing John Newman to Give Receipt on Whelen's Behalf Israel Whelen Samuel Dexter Whelen, purveyor of public supplies, in extract requests that letter be considered as authority from Whelen to John Newman to give receipt on Whelen's behalf to the accountant.
September 6, 1789 Knox speaks to Williams regarding Captain Newman Henry Knox Jonathan Williams Letter, discusses case of Capt. Newman.
September 16, 1800 Warrrant Issued for the Armory at Springfield. Etc. Jonathan Newman Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary is still indisposed so Newman must acknowledge receipt of Hodgdon's letters. A warrant has been issued for the estimate sent to Hodgdon by Mr. Williams for the expense of the Armory at Springfield. Newman will hand the draft of the copper rolling machine to the Secretary of the Navy.
July 10, 1800 Regarding Samuel Dexter Jonathan Newman James McHenry Mr. Newman writes the former Secretary at War concerning Samuel Dexter transition into his old position.
October 29, 1800 Simmons Writes Newman to Notify Him of Remuneration for Administration of Medicine William Simmons Jonathan Newman Dr. Newman will receive $86.74 as remuneration for attending to and administering medicine to Captain Bird and Captain Gaither's Recruits in Salisbury, North Carolina from May 16th 1799 to August 1800.
August 17, 1789 Williams recommends Newman to Knox Jonathan Williams Henry Knox Letter, recommends Samuel Newman.
July 22, 1791 Supplies for Captain Newman Henry Knox William Knox Orders supplies to be given to Capt. Newman upon his arrival at Fort Pitt.
November 17, 1800 Delivery of Mathematical Instruments for Use of War Office Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of mathematical instruments for use of War Office.
October 21, 1794 [No. 40] Transportation of Deserter Henry Knox Isaac Craig Orders to transport R Newman, captured deserter, down river at the first opportunity to Fort Washington. From the post he will be escorted to Head Quarters by Anthony Wayne.
September 1, 1791 Late Arrival of Newman, Recommendation of Nephew Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Requests from last letter to be attended to by Knox, submission of nephew's name to List for consideration.
July 6, 1791 Supply Order for Captain Newman William Knox William Young Requests that he be sent a company book and orderly book, with supplies to be charged to Samuel Hodgdon's account. The supplies are for Captain Newman.
January 7, 1801 Removal of Mr. Dexter to the Office of the Treasury, Etc. Jonathan Newman Samuel Hodgdon Newman wonders who will become Secretary of War after Samuel Dexter's departure from that position to become Secretary of the Treasury.
October 4, 1794 Report of Deserter Claiming to Have Been Captured By Indians & Escaped John Stagg Anthony Wayne An alleged deserter claims that he was captured by Indians and later released. If he appears in Pittsburgh, he is to be apprehended and sent to Fort Washington and on to Legion headquarters.
March 22, 1796 Pay of Sergeant Kenneth Eldkerkin, Deceased, of Captain Samuel Newman's Company, 2nd Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $18 is due Kenneth Elderkin, Sergeant in Captain Samuel Newman's Company 2nd Regiment, being the balance of his pay to November 4, 1791, the day he was killed.
January 20, 1792 Reinbach's Account John Stagg Joseph Howell Enclosed are the papers of Reinbach, the recruiting sergeant. He claims a balance due him based on the premium for recruiting men for Capt. Newman. The Secretary of War wants Howell to examine Reinbach's claim and a report made as soon as possible.
January 23, 1801 Plate & Copies Were All Burnt at the Destruction of Our Office, Etc. Jonathan Newman Samuel Hodgdon Since the plate and copies were all lost in the fire that destroyed the War Office, Newman requests a copy of one of the commissons issued by the President to officers of the Volunteer Corps.
July 28, 1791 Return of arms, accoutrement and clothing wanting by Captain Samuel Newman. Samuel Newman Henry Knox Inventory for return of arms, accoutrement, ammunition and camp equipage from Captain Newman's Company in the 2d United States Regiment, sent to Secretary of War Henry Knox.
February 2, 1801 Certification of payment; Doctor Anthony Newman, Salisbury North Carolina, for attendance and medicines administered Captain Birdís Company William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $53 to Doctor Anthony Newman, Salisbury North Carolina, for attendance and medicines administered Captain Birdís Company, payable to Joseph Chambers.
December 22, 1800 Certification of payment; Doctor Anthony Newman for attendance on and medicine administered to Captains Bird and Gaitherís recruits at Salisbury North Carolina William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $31.42 to Doctor Anthony Newman for attendance on and medicine administered to Captain Bird and Captain Gaither recruits at Salisbury North Carolina.
February 11, 1801 Certification of payment; Doctor Jonathan Newman, Salisbury North Carolina for attendance and medicine administered to recruits of Captain Birdís and Gaithersí recruits William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $86.74 to Doctor Jonathan Newman, Salisbury North Carolina for attendance and medicine administered to recruits of Captain Bird and Captain Gaither.