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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
May 4, 1786 Request for Increased Salary for Josiah Harmar Henry Knox David Ramsay Lieutenant Colonel Josiah Harmar requests increased salary to compensate for the high expenses at his post. Reminds him that Harmar has no desire to take advantage of public service but seeks only reimbursement.
January 7, 1800 Pay for George Bridges, deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $25.77 balance of pay to George Bridges, deceased, late on the expedition of General Josiah Harmar in 1790.
July 7, 1791 Regrets Resignation of Brigadier General Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Expresses regret at resignation of Brigadier General Harmar, as he esteems him as a good officer.
August 1, 1787 Letter from Colonel Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox transmits letter to Congress from Colonel Josiah Harmar with enclosure containing propositions by Mr. J.C. Symmes relative to settlement on Wabash River.
November 1, 1784 Harmar's Receipts Josiah Harmar Joseph Howell Josiah Harmar forwards expense receipts to Joseph Howell.
November 24, 1787 Recommendation of Mr. Coudray Josiah Harmar Henry Knox If there is a vacancy in the Connecticut quota, General Harmar recommends Mr. Coudray who has been a volunteer in the regiment for a considerable time and has conducted himself with propriety.
September 12, 1789 Printed transcription/modern copy of Document, Josiah Harmar to Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Henry Knox No image available.
March 26, 1792 Immediate Settlement of the Balance Due Me Josiah Harmar Henry Knox General Josiah Harmar requests that Knox arrange to send the money still owed Harmar by the United States.
August 12, 1788 Cited letter or document, John Francis Hamtramck to Josiah Harmar John Francis Hamtramck Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Hamtramck, 10/13/1788.
October 29, 1789 Cited letter or document, Henry Knox to Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Knox to Harmar, 12/19/1788, and Harmar to Knox, 01/14/1790.
April 10, 1787 Cited letter or document, Josiah Harmar to Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Knox, 05/14/1787, Harmar to Knox, 07/07/1787.
July 21, 1790 Request for Assistance with Supply Contractors Henry Knox Brigadier General Otho H. Williams Henry Knox requests that Otho Williams assist contractors in sending supplies to General Josiah Harmar's army in the Northwest Territory. Harmar writes that he is having to pay out of his own purse for meat, and that some other means will have to be found for supply, if force is employed against the savages.
August 4, 1787 Address to Colonel Josiah Harmar from American Settlers at Post Vincennes American inhabitants at Post Vincennes Josiah Harmar American settlers at Port Vincennes maintain hope that Congress will condescend to look favorably upon their petition, which they have transmitted to Harmar.
May 8, 1786 Funds for the Pay of Harmar's Regiment John Pierce Josiah Harmar Pierce sends by Samuel Hodgdon funds for the pay of Colonel Harmar's regiment.
September 1, 1785 Expiration of enlistments for 1st American Regiment Josiah Harmar President John Dickinson Josiah Harmar, Commanding Officer, 1st American Regiment, sends a monthly return of troops in federal service to President John Dickinson. In this return, Harmar states that, contrary to his initial estimates, he has found it impossible to keep the men in service past the terms of their enlistment. Harmar expects to recoup some of the discharged men after they have had their frolic and...
June 19, 1787 Cited letter or document, Colonel Legras to Josiah Harmar Colonel Legras Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Knox, 08/07/1787.
May 12, 1788 Cited letter or document, George Wyllys to Josiah Harmar George Wyllys Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Knox, 06/15/1788.
May 23, 1785 Cited letter or document, Samuel Shaw to Josiah Harmar Samuel Shaw Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Armstrong, 07/17/1785.
June 23, 1785 Cited letter or document, William North to Josiah Harmar William North Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Armstrong, 07/17/1785.
September 2, 1790 Letter Citation Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Cited in Stagg to Harmar, 10/13/1790.
July 4, 1788 Cited letter or document, Charles Thomson to Josiah Harmar Charles Thomson Josiah Harmar Letter, Citation only Cited in Harmar to Thompson, 07/23/1788.
May 21, 1785 Retention of Militia Jonathan Dickinson Henry Knox John Dickinson sends to Henry Knox a letter informing him that, in the interests of the state of Pennsylvania, LtCol Harmar should retain the troops in service past the expiration of their enlistments if authorized replacements are not received before hand.
March 3, 1790 Letter Citation Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Cited in Knox to Harmar, 06/07/1790.
January 28, 1790 Letter Citation Josiah Harmar Joseph Howell Cited in Howell to Harmar, 07/17/1790.
January 2, 1790 Pay for Harmar's Troops Joseph Howell Josiah Harmar Howell discusses the plan for making the first and second installments of the pay for Harmar's troops but wishes to postpone the third installment until the regiment's account is settled with the help of Captain Beatty.