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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 6, 1796 Order for Payment of John W Blake Edward D. Turner William Simmons Turner requests payment of $200 to John William Blake.
November 26, 1800 Simmons Informing Swan that Lieutenant Blake is Four Dollars in Arrears William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons received Swan's letter of October 30th, which contained the accounts of Lt. Philamon Blake. It has been found that Blake owes $4 on account of Swan's allowing a premium on Charles Pennywell and John Nanhorn who deserted before muster.
February 16, 1798 Spare Me the Disgrace of Returning the Small Draft in Question George Blake Samuel Hodgdon Blake hopes that Hodgdon spares him the disgrace of returning the small draft in question. If Hodgdon thinks it proper to discharge it, Blake will hold himself obligated to remit the same amount with interest and damages in case Colonel Sargent does not sanction the measure.
October 13, 1799 Clothing for Lieutenant Blake's Recruits James Miller Samuel Hodgdon Lieutenant Blake, the officer who is to recruit in Wilmington Delaware, is now going there. If the clothing is not already forwarded, Hodgdon is asked to send it on its way.
May 8, 1798 Certification of payments; Sergeant Edward Blake William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $14.90 is due Sergeant Edward Blake, late of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from March 1, 1798, the day he was last paid by Major Lewis Tousard, to May 4, 1798, the day his terms of service expired.
February 25, 1796 Confirms Receipt of Enclosures William Simmons Edward D. Turner Informs Capt. Turner in Boston that the office has received his letter enclosing his account of pay and subsistence.
July 5, 1800 Paying Off the Note of Colonel Sargent, Etc. Benjamin Hodgdon Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Hodgdon has received the bill of lading for the flour but the vessel has not yet arrived. He has received the inquiry of Mr. Blake respecting the note of Colonel Sargent. It amounts to $625, including interest, and Blake is anxious to have it paid and Hodgdon has paid it without injury to himself.
November 6, 1799 Want of Camp Equipage Phillip Charles Blake Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to provide as quickly as possible camp equipage for two companies of infantry to be recruited for the 1st Regiment. General Hamilton informed Blake at Trenton that an order for them should be issued immediately. Major Cass wants everything in order for the mission. They are particularly in need of camp kettles but napsacks were drawn for Captain Samuel White which he does not...
January 29, 1798 Turner's Silence Respecting Sargent's Engagement, Etc. George Blake Samuel Hodgdon Blake has seen Captain Turner and perceives that his silence while at Philadelphia respecting Winthrop Sargent's engagement was inadverent. Though the note bore Turner's signature it was in truth issued on behalf of Colonel Sargent.
August 12, 1799 Regarding Medical Appointments, & Lack of System in Evaluating Medical Staff John Adams James McHenry Adams approves the medical staff appointments made by Colonels Hunnewell and Rice, but believes one doctor to merit a surgeon's mate appointment, rather than one as surgeon. Expresses desire for a system to evaluate medical personnel on competency and experience.
June 11, 1785 Request for sums issued William Thompson Joseph Howell Request for sums issued by Mr. Pierce to Edward Blake, George Griswold, William Scott. Suggests that by finding separate authentic certificates, may enable detection and conviction of the perpetrators of fraud. Asks whether office will continue at Philadelphia or move to New York.
June 19, 1799 Cited letter or document, Philemon Blake to Alexander Hamilton Philemon Blake Alexander Hamilton Letter, Citation only
January 16, 1798 CITATION ONLY Samuel Hodgdon George Blake Letter, Citation only. Document gist of 01/19/1798 as follows: Capt. Turner's Silence Respecting Col. Sargent's Engagement, Etc
[not available] Names and appointments in the United States Army James McHenry Unknown Recipient Names and appointments in the Army of the United States
March 11, 1801 Appointments and Stations in the Military Establishment of the United States Jonathan Newman [not available] List of promotions for each regiment of artillerists and engineers and infantries, including name, state, appointment, and dates.
January 9, 1797 Expenditures in the Ordnance Department William Simmons John Bryant Discusses the documentation required to pay John Bryant's account of expenditures in the Ordnance Department
June 22, 1785 To certify Pierce's issuing of certificates for settling accounts Joseph Howell [not available] Certifies that certificates of final settlement were issued by John Pierce, pay master general, and commissions for settling the amounts of the late army of United States.
September 10, 1799 RE Administration of Individual Officers and Soldiers Philemon Blake Alexander Hamilton Routine correspondence concerning the appointment, transfer, promotion, discharge, desertion, leave, and assignment of individual officers and soldiers
September 20, 1799 RE Administration of Individual Officers and Soldiers Alexander Hamilton Philemon Blake Routine correspondence concerning the appointment, transfer, promotion, discharge, desertion, leave, and assignment of individual officers and soldiers.
November 13, 1799 Delivery of Camp Kettles Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to deliver camp kettles for recruiting party.
March 22, 1787 On the Board of Treasury John Pierce Joseph Clay Informs Joseph Clay that the Board of Treasury will take the necessary means to ensure that he is paid what he is owed even if it means drawing on the Treasury of South Carolina to do so.
September 25, 1799 Delivery of Uniforms for recruiting service [not available] John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms to John Wilkins Quarter Master General to be transported where Major General Hamilton directs for the first regiment to be applied to the recruiting service.
October 17, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Joseph Williams Simmons provides account balances to Williams.
March 4, 1800 Vacancies Due to Resignation Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Colonel Rice inquires as to whether the vacancies among the officers due to resignation are to be filled by new appointments or by succession.
April 1800 Appointments for the United States Army James McHenry Unknown Recipient Promotions and appointments for the Army of the United States; includes chaplains, regiments of infantry, artillerists & engineers. [Majority of names illegible]