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December 10, 1791 Certificates of John Bennett and John Strahan Joseph Howell Robert Denny The certificates issued for John Bennett and John Strahan of Lee's Legion and issued to Mr. White are found to have been cancelled by the Treasury but it is not evident who funded them or who disposed of them. Richmond is of the opinion that Mr. White lodged all the certificates remaining in his hands with Mr. Harwood or Mr. Johnston. Denny is asked to examine all the receipts lodged by Mr. White...
April 23, 1800 Proposing the Establishment of a National Gazette John Adams Timothy Pickering Adams wrote the heads of the departments about the need for a gazette similar to those in France and Britain, provided justification for the use of the gazette. Such a gazette in the U.S. would print proclamations, articles of war, articles of the navy, appointments in the army and navy and other branches of public service. To publish said gazette he requested the appointment of a President's...
April 23, 1800 Need for a Presidential Printer and Gazette John Adams Unknown Recipient President Adams discusses the need for an official President's printer and a government gazette..
April 23, 1800 Government Gazette John Adams James McHenry President addressed the Heads of Departments regarding the need for a printer in the service of the government. Provided examples across Europe. Cited examples in which the president would require the use of mass printing. President requested opinions of all Heads of Departments on how to proceed.
March 7, 1800 [John Starr Depostion fav.r of John McGowan] John Starr [not available] Certified residency of John McGowan and his service with American troops in fighting against British during American Revolution. His subsequent losses described.
October 2, 1795 Instructions to pay John Vermonnet William Simmons John Kilty Directs John Kilty to pay John Vermonnet at Georgetown.
April 3, 1799 Advantageous Placement of John Perkins, Etc. John Mackey Samuel Hodgdon Amidst a discussion of other matters, Mackey observes that Mr. Perkins, with a solicitude peculiar to all parents, wants to ensure the future independence and happiness of his son John. He wants John placed under the supervision of an able merchant and good citizen and asks for Hodgdon's assistance in seeing that John is advantageously placed.
July 13, 1799 Certification of Payment Due Captain John Bishop and John Dickens William Simmons James McHenry Certifies that $76.06 is due Captain John Bishop for subsistence and pay of John Dickens.
January 24, 1787 Irregularities in accounts John Pierce Andrew Dunscomb The Commissioner of Army Accounts discusses with Dunscomb the accounts of Col. Harrison, Col. Cropper, John Trotter, John Reasoner, and John McDowell, each of which have irregularities that must be resolved.
April 10, 1798 Account of John Holly William Simmons Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Holly, late private and artificer in Capt. Lt. John Bryant's company of Massachusetts Artillery.
December 16, 1786 Return of Monies due the Officers of the Virginia Line John Pierce Unknown Recipient Return of monies due the Officers of the Virginia Line.
May 27, 1800 Instructions for Delivery James McHenry John Harris Money to be delivered to Natchez.
October 2, 1795 Future payment William Simmons John Vermonnet Informs John Vermonnet that John Kilty will pay him.
October 27, 1786 Money drawn from office John Pierce John White Informs John White that Major John Davidson drew from the office the sum of 4826 dollars, which was charged to Albert Denny.
March 31, 1789 Secretary at War certifies the military service of John Bryce. Henry Knox [not available] Certificate of service for John Bryce, Captain of Artillery.
December 16, 1786 Return of Monies paid to Virginia Officers John Pierce Unknown Recipient Return of Monies paid to the Officers of the Virginia Line
August 18, 1797 Settlement of Accounts William Simmons John Kilty Letter for Mr. John D[?] sent to Kilty regarding debt. John D[?] received a sum from George Gale, Esq. for mounting artillery and money was never repaid.
May 13, 1788 Affidavit of John Kumel Jeremiah Wool Unknown Recipient Affidavit of John Kumel regarding a horse stolen from John Story.
August 25, 1786 Claim of John Faceland John Pierce Richard Stockton Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts concerning the demand of John Faceland for pay.
July 20, 1798 Receipts for Major John B. Buel John Chester William Simmons Letter, encloses three receipts of Major John H. Buel agreeably to directions of Accountant's letter of July 9, 1798.
June 22, 1784 Request for certificates Isaac Ledyard John Pierce Doctor Issac Ledyard sends a request for certificates to the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General.
June 26, 1800 Receipt of John Foncin Peter Hagner John Kilty Encloses receipt for John Foncin;
July 21, 1795 Concerning future pay William Simmons John Jacob Rivardi Informs Major John Jacob Rivardi that John Kilty will pay him.
September 17, 1798 Enclosed Receipt of John Bryant Jonathan Jackson William Simmons Letter, encloses John Bryant's receipt.
December 30, 1784 Pay claims John Pierce John White John Pierce sends to John White a letter in which he discusses pay claims.