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December 13, 1787 Joseph King discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell Joseph King Joseph Howell Joseph King explains to Joseph Howell what he wants from Mr. Phillips.
February 24, 1788 Joseph Dawson discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell Joseph Dawson Joseph Howell Joseph Dawson asks a question to Joseph Howell regarding the endorsement of certificates.
January 28, 1788 Joseph King discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell Joseph King Joseph Howell Joseph King request a certificate from Joseph Howell.
December 26, 1791 Report from Joseph Howell on his examination of account of Joseph Cranch Joseph Howell Henry Knox Joseph Howell reports that in accordance with Knox's instructions, he has examined the account of Joseph Cranch for work done in the ordnance department. Howell notes that while he is unacquainted with the propriety of his charges, if they are agreeable to a contract, then Cranch is owed $600.32.
November 14, 1787 Joseph Howell discusses army accounts with Jonathan P. De Haas Joseph Howell John P. de Haas Joseph Howell informs De Haas that, because Congress in not in session, he cannot say when travel to New York will be necessary.
November 7, 1794 Craig discusses funding and currency with Howell Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Major Craig confirms receipt of money for soldier's pay from Joseph Howell. Craig encloses pay and muster rolls with this letter to Howell.
November 20, 1794 Services of Joseph Howell Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Enclosed is a certificate from the Secretary of War relative to Howell's services as Acting Paymaster General and Commissioner of Army Accounts.
September 13, 1795 Criticism of Joseph Howell Caleb Swan William Simmons Laments the manner of transactions done by Joseph Howell of the War Department, who Swan alleges should not have taken money from Simmons. Criticizes Howell's methods. Reports on pretended representations by soldiers, whose names were never found on muster rolls of the army. Closes by saying that in case of death, he writes this intricate transmission. Howell is an accountant in the War...
October 5, 1794 Craig discusses funding and currency with Howell Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Major Craig forwards muster and pay rolls to Joseph Howell.
January 18, 1788 A request for final settlement is sent to Joseph Howell Peter Le Barbieuduplessis Joseph Howell Peter Le Barbieuduplessis requests that Joseph Howell settle the accounts of Hugh Bradley.
December 13, 1793 Craig discusses funding and currency with Howell Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Major Craig confirms receipt of monies sent by Joseph Howell.
March 3, 1788 Joshua Dawson discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell Joshua Dawson Joseph Howell Joshua Dawson requests that Joseph Howell return the papers of all refused claims.
March 25, 1794 Account of Joseph Howell Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Howell encloses an account for depreciation which is due him for his services as a Captain in the late war. Proposes applying to Congress for additional funds.
February 27, 1795 Craig discusses funding and currency with Howell Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Major Craig incloses pay and muster rolls to Joseph Howell. Craig also forwards his statement of transactions as paymaster.
February 27, 1788 Joseph Howell discusses army accounts with Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell encloses certificates intended for Colonel Bayard to John Nicholson.
June 29, 1792 "Still the Same Joe" Joseph Torrence Joseph Howell Torrence has received the advance for Mr. Ward which is the only one received since he last saw Howell. He denies that he has been guilty of neglect in writing his esteemed friend Howell since he has written both Howell and the Secretary of War [Knox}. Capt. Springer wrote Knox signifying his acceptance, receiving the money from Torrence. Torrence insists that he is still the same Joe.
November 8, 1787 Colonel De Haas writes to Joseph Howell John P. de Haas Joseph Howell De Haas asks Howell when he should come to New York to settle business.
February 24, 1792 Howell forwards funds to Major Craig Joseph Howell Isaac Craig At the direction of the Secretary at War, Joseph Howell forwards official funds to Major Craig at Fort Pitt. Howell requests return receipt.
February 20, 1788 John P. De Haas discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell John P. de Haas Joseph Howell John De Haas informs Joseph Howell that Colonel Willet will testify that taking receipts was impossible.
February 14, 1788 Joshua Dawson discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell Joshua Dawson Joseph Howell Joseph Howell acknowledges Joshua Dawson's preference for conveyance of certificates.
January 10, 1788 John Pierce discusses army accounts with Joseph Howell John Pierce Joseph Howell John Pierce directs Joseph Howell to obtain a copy of a letter from the Treasury Board.
February 11, 1788 Joseph Howell discusses army accounts with Joshua Dawson Joseph Howell Joshua Dawson Joseph Howell confirms receipt of accounts sent by Joshua Dawson. Howell states that he will transmit certificates shortly.
June 9, 1792 Craig discusses funding and currency with Howell Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Isaac Craig confirms receipt of monies sent by Joseph Howell for Captain William Faulkner.
July 20, 1795 Account of Joseph Howell William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $9.38 is due Joseph Howell being a like sum paid by him to the order of Captain Edward Miller.
December 20, 1793 Craig discusses funding and currency with Howell Isaac Craig Joseph Howell Major Craig discusses the distribution of blank muster pay rolls with Joseph Howell.