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October 20, 1791 Appoint George Demelar to be an Ensign Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox orders St. Clair to find out about a young surveyor named George Demelar [Demlar] and if Demelar's character is satisfactory, appoint him an ensign in the infantry. This is in response to a request by Baron de Steuben.
May 29, 1799 Forwarding of Correspondence with Generals & Request for Approval of Promotion James McHenry John Adams Forwards letters from Generals Wilkinson and Pinckney. He notes that "sketches of the coast and country" and a report on the death of a captain have not been received. Because of the death of this officer, the oldest lieutenant in the unit (the 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers) has the seniority to succeed to the captaincy. McHenry asks for Adams' approval to advance the lieutenant in...
April 15, 1792 Tea and Chocolate for Sick Isaac Craig Jonathan Cass Enclosed tea and chocolate for sick men. Surgeon ordered to post. Updates on troops locations and numbers. Major Zeigler planning to resign.
December 9, 1799 Compensation of Doctor Brown Doctor Charles Brown James McHenry Dr. Charles Brown complains to Secretary McHenry that he was promised compensation for his many services providing medical care for the Indian prisoners, including renting a house for their care, and has yet to be paid.
August 2, 1799 Paymaster Accounts William Simmons Caleb Swan Accounts of paymasters and their debits. Lists payments for regiments as well as their commanding officers. Has furnished instructions relative to duties.
August 3, 1799 Account Book Entries William Simmons [not available] Forwards account due to Theodore Sedgwick and claims for mustering milita. Notice of issue of warrant for $2000 in favor of Lieutenant John G. McWhorter. Reports condition of health of D. Thompson.
April 29, 1799 Officers Required to Complete Pennsylvania Regiment, & Recommendations James McHenry John Adams Declares the number of officers needed to complete the set for the new regiment being raised in Pennsylvania, namely one captain and five lieutenants, and encloses recommendations for each post.
April 15, 1799 Report on the Situation of the Western Army James Wilkinson Alexander Hamilton General Wilkinson reports on the situation of the Western Army and the necesssity of erecting a cordon of posts to protect the national boundary which is constantly threatened by Indians and foreign powers.
August 1, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons provides the accounts of designated paymasters to Caleb Swan for examination.
April 15, 1800 List of Officers Charged for Rations William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons listed officers accountable for rations.
1794 Officers for the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers War Department Unknown Recipient List of the Captains, Lieutenants, Surgeon and Surgeon's Mates for the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, appointed June 2, 1794.
August 31, 1798 Appointing a lieutenant James McHenry John Rutledge States that he will keep Rutledge's letter to the Secretary of the Navy and writes that he will be able to find a lieutenant in a short time.
December 2, 1796 Lieutenant Robeson's pay William Simmons Stephen Rochefontaine Notification to Lieutenant Colonel Rochefontaine that he will receive money from Nicholas Fish for the pay of Lieutenant Jonathan Robeson.
1796 List of the Officers in the U.S. Army; Regulations for Recruitment War Department [not available] A copy of the roster of all U.S. Army officers, divided into categories of general officers, dragoons, artillerists & engineers, 4 regiments of infantry, and unattached surgeons' mates. Followed by a form & regulation sheet concerning rules for the recruiting service -- describing how men may be recruited, specifications for recruits, oath to be sworn, payment, etc.
April 29, 1784 Regarding warrants drawn on foreign officers Unknown Author Mr. Morris List of foreign officers in the army who drew warrants for pay from the war office.
December 9, 1799 Compensation for Doctor Brown Doctor Charles Brown James McHenry Dr. Brown complains to McHenry that he was promised compensation for his many services providing medical care for the Indian prisoners and other Indians, including renting a house for their care, and has yet to be paid.
September 27, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant Tallman, Lieutenant Morris & Lieutenant Vischer William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $487.90 is due Lieutenant Peter Tallman, Lieutenant William Morris of the Artillery and Lieutenant Nanning Vischer of the Infantry and the men under the command of Captain William Littlefield on their march to Niagara, New York, being their pay through August 1796.
November 30, 1796 Pay of Lt. Vischer's and Lt. Rowan's troops William Simmons Nanning J. Vischer Informs Lieutenant Nanning Vischer that he will receive money for the pay of his detachment and Lieutenant Rowan's detachment. Forwards pay and muster rolls and explains the amounts Vischer and Rowan are to pay the troops
April 15, 1797 Lieutenant Cudworth's Affairs William Simmons David Hale Discusses payment of balance due from the estate of Lieutenant Cudworth. Requests that Hale pay any balance due to Mrs. Nichols, a widow. Cited in Hale to Simmons, 04/22/1797.
October 2, 1801 Be Nice to Lieutenant Strong James Wilkinson Samuel Vance This letter is handed to you by Lieutenant Strong, who travels with his mother up the Ohio. Please afford them every attention they might need. The party going with Strong is to be immediately remanded to this place, in the same craft. Please also send every man belonging to the Corps in this quarter.
April 8, 1799 Certification of payments; Lieutenant John Saunders, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $51.24 to Lieutenant John Saunders, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, for subsistence, and as Lieutenant on board the frigate Constellation.
August 10, 1798 Appointment as a Lieutenant in the Cavalry Samuel Hoffman Alexander Hamilton Hoffman would like to be appointed a Lieutenant in the Cavalry of the Provisional Army.
May 29, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Lieutenant William Swan Simmons informs Swan of the obligations inherent to his position as paymaster of the 15th Regiment.
September 21, 1798 Forwarding Lieutenant's Petition John Adams James McHenry Encloses a letter with some form of petition from a long-standing lieutenant "at the castle."
December 14, 1786 Officers have given power of attorney; settlement of accounts Matthew Henderson Joseph Howell The author lists a number of officers who have given him power of attorney and whose accounts he wishes to settle.