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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 20, 1789 Fitzsimmons recommends Hall to Knox for appointment Thomas Fitzsimmons Henry Knox Letter, Fitzsimmons recommends Hall to Knox.
July 1, 1799 Discussion of Claims of Elisah Hall with Commission to the Cherokees James McHenry William Simmons Reports on Elisha Hall's report on expenses during his service with the Cherokees, and requests proper documentation from Hall. Seeks to distinguish between Hall's private business and public service, and questions proper charges according to the treaty. Suggests claiming other expenses.
[not available] Referral of Mr. Hall for Reimbursement David Henley [not available] Notification that Mr. Hall was referred to "you" for settlement (you is most likely W. Simmons). Missing vouchers for Mr. Hall's reimbursement prompted Henley to include only a few vouchers for horses.
September 1, 1791 Moving the War Office from Carpenter's Hall William Knox Samuel Hodgdon William Knox writes the Quartermaster General on the moving of the War Office out of Carpenters Hall. Also discusses recruiting for a new company.
May 9, 1798 Explanation of Pay and Muster Roll Amount Frederick Frye William Simmons Differing totals in pay and muster rolls exist due to mistake on Asa Hall's account, extract from Hall's claim. Frye hopes that appropriation law will pass soon so Simmons is able to pay troops.
October 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Horatio Hall William Simmons Horatio Hall William Simmons informs Horatio Hall that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
November 17, 1798 Receipts for Horses Elisha Hall David Henley Noted Hall's purchases and exchanges for horses.
January 17, 1798 Certification of payments; subsistence of Ensign Hall William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $82.40 is due David Hall, late Ensign in the Army of the United States, being for his subsistence from April 8 [?], 1792 to April 10, 1793, the day of his resignation.
February 26, 1800 Requests Payment for Samuel Hall to Pay Troops David Henley James McHenry Requests payment to Samuel Chew Hall to pay the regular troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
June 5, 1799 Certification of payment; Elisha Hall William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1387.26 to Elisha Hall as late Secretary to the commissioners appointed to hold a treaty in the year 1798 with the Cherokee Nation of Indians.
April 24, 1794 Account of Reuben Hall Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Reuben Hall, late private in the 1st and 6th South Carolina Regiment.
June 27, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons refers the claim made by Elisha Hall to the Secretary at War for guidance. Hall was the secretary to the commissioners appointed to treat with the Cherokees in 1798.
October 18, 1799 Requests Payment for Samuel C. Hall to Pay Tennessee Army David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Samuel C. Hall to pay Tennessee army under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
April 8, 1791 Take the Command of General St. Clair, Etc. Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler General Butler should locate the person commanding the Virginia battalion and give him the necessary money and orders. Colonel Rawlings has declined the Maryland battalion but might accept the regiment if Colonel Hall declines. General Butler is to go to Carlisle to repair deficiencies in the battalions of levies at that place and then he should proceed to the frontier to take the command of...
July 14, 1799 RE Organization of Individual Regiments Josias Carvel Hall Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning the organization of individual regiments
July 20, 1799 Hall Listed as Replying to McHenry's Circular of 7/13/1799 Josias Carvel Hall James McHenry Hall is listed as replying to the circular of 7/13/1799 in which McHenry asked for the details of each officer's military service which would be used in settling their relative rank.
April 14, 1800 Requests Payment for Samuel Chew Hall for Troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Samuel Chew Hall to pay the regular troops in Tennessee under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
September 7, 1799 Horseman's Tents Sent to Colonel Hall James Miller Samuel Hodgdon The horseman's tents forwarded to Colonel Hall should not have been sent to Baltimore.
October 7, 1794 Pay of the Scouts of Bourbon County Joseph Howell Horatio Hall Lt. Col. Hall is responsible for the $940 due the Scouts of Bourbon County so payments should be effected as soon as possible and receipts transmitted to the Accountant's Office.
June 12, 1799 Provisions Should be Made for Reimbursement Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Quotes from a "letter from Colonel Hall of the 10th instant" and states: "...In the commencement of similar operations, a good zeal will occasion some wondering which must be sanctioned as to the past and checked as to the future. I recommend that provisions be made for reimbursement."
April 14, 1800 Bill of Exchange for Edward Butler for Specie Received of Samuel Chew Hall David Henley James McHenry Henley makes payment of $1000 to Captain Edward Butler, it being value received of Samuel Chew Hall in specie, for pay of regular troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler in Tennessee.
May 13, 1800 Appointment of Commissioners Holding a Treaty with the Indian Tribes Elisha Hall Samuel Hodgdon Hall touts his qualifications to be one of the Commissioners during the coming treaty negotiations with the Indians.
[not available] Request for certificates Mrs. Sarah Brown Samuel Hodgdon Asks that Hodgdon send certificates.
December 8, 1798 Command of a regiment to be raised in Maryland James McHenry John Eager Howard Writes the U.S. Senator from Maryland that he is at a loss respecting a proper and fit character to command a regiment to be raised in Maryland. Mentions Colonel Hall as a possibility.
April 21, 1786 Pay settlement John Pierce Talmadge Hall Request for Hall to come to the Board of Treasury to provide an account of a transaction necessary for the settlement of his pay as agent of the Invalid Corps during the Revolutionary War.