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February 2, 1792 Intelligence Report to the Secretary at War Anonymous Henry Knox This letter is an anonymous intelligence report from the frontier to Henry Knox, asking him not to reveal the correspondence between them to Judge McComb. Also, in order to prevent the Saganaw and Michillimakina Indians from assisting other hostile tribes on the frontier, the sender of the report recommends that Knox authorize the release of Indian prisoners. Further states that the paroled...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
June 7, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Ferdinand L. Claiborne Simmons informs Claiborne that his receipts were received.
October 4, 1793 Philip Audebat letter; Lieutenant Colonel Clarke; Stores Gone Forward Isaac Craig Henry Knox Received Philip Audebat letter. Lieutenant Colonel Clarke has set off for Fort Washington with Lieutenant Reed's detachment. Has sent stores forward. Is preparing quarterly returns.
June 12, 1800 Discussion of Recruiting Officers, & Several Officer Recommendations Charles Cotesworth Pinckney [not available] Discusses some officers continuing to serve as recruiting officers even as they wait for recommended commissions in the artillery or the "old regiments." Also recommends another officer for cavalry or artillery duty.
March 20, 1795 Pay of Lieutenant Charles Harrison Joseph Howell Edward Carrington The Treasurer will remit to Carrington a sum to be transmitted to Lieutenant Charles Harrison, being both his pay as an Ensign and his pay as a Lieutenant in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers after his promotion to said rank.
January 27, 1800 Bill for Secretary of War David Henley John Wilkins, Jr. Encloses bill for the Secretary of War, of Lieutenant Chandler, for Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
July 11, 1795 Pay of Captain Thompson, Lieutenant Elmer & Lieutenant Hardy, & Recruits William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $433.57 is due Captain Alexander Thompson, Lieutenant Theophilus Elmer and Lieutenant George Hardy, and the recruits under Captain Thompson, being for his and their pay through June 1795.
May 30, 1798 Orders for Lieutenant James Triplett War Department James Tripplett If the Lieutenant of Marines does not arrive on time, Triplett is to assume his duties and repair on board if Captain Truxtun requires it.