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December 17, 1798 Certification of payments; Major Louis Tousard, 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers for expenses while in pursuit of deserters William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $5.62 to Major Louis Tousard, 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers for expenses while in pursuit of deserters.
December 22, 1795 Concerning examined account William Simmons Lewis Tousard Correspondence with Major Louis Tousard at West Point concerning his recently-examined account.
May 27, 1795 Pay and Forage of Major Lewis Tousard, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $36.96 is due Major Louis Tousard of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers being the balance of his pay and forage from February 26 to May 31, 1795.
December 13, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Thomas Edwards, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, waiter to Major Louis Tousard William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $24 pay to Private Thomas Edwards, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, waiter to Major Louis Tousard.
July 7, 1798 Marquee Tent with Poles for Major Tousard James McHenry John Harris Harris is to deliver to Major Tousard one marquee tent with poles and flies.
May 24, 1800 Request for Quick Payment of Major Tousard's Back Pay, for the Good of the Rhode Island Defenses James McHenry John Adams Mentions that Major Tousard is now insisting on the need to finish fortifications in Rhode Island and other points eastward. Notes that Tousard, like many other officers, is owed back pay; also notes that his services in planning and beginning the defenses at Rhode Island were indispensable, and he is equally indispensable for their completion. Requests that Tousard's pay be expedited as quickly...
May 26, 1800 Major Tousard's Claims and Promotion John Adams James McHenry States that he cannot determine anything concerning the claims of Major Tousard and Silas Dinsmore. Desires to commission Tousard as both Lieutenant Colonel and Inspector.
August 21, 1795 West Point Administrative Procedures Nehemiah Freeman William Simmons Letter, encloses proceedings of council of administration at West Point.
April 24, 1800 Request for Issue of Artillery Materials to Major Lewis Tousard James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon, with carriages, implements, and ammunition, to Maj. Lewis Tousard.
November 17, 1800 Pay of workmen employed at the laboratory Samuel Dexter Lewis Tousard The Secretary at War issues Major Tousard a certificate to pay the workmen employed at the laboratory.
April 30, 1796 Pay & Forage of Major Lewis Tousard, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $65 is due Maj. Lewis Tousard of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers for his pay and forage for April 1796.
February 25, 1800 Request that Major Tousard be supplied with sundries James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Tousard has been charged by General Alexander Hamilton with certain duties relative to formation of a code of exercise, maneuver and regulations of the Artillery Corps. He has hired an office for himself and his assistants. McHenry asks that Quarter Master General provide support as required.
April 30, 1800 Account of Joshua Orne James McHenry William Simmons Joshua Orne, who was appointed by Major Tousard to superintend the workmen and fortifications at Marblehead, is to be allowed two dollars per day in the settlement of his account for each day that he superintended same.
June 23, 1798 Inlistements of Recruits from No. 99 to No. 75 Lewis Tousard William Simmons Enclosed inlistments, including Richard Proctor No. 19 and Thomas Smith No. 20. Receipt rolls for bounty paid inclosed, request for credit to Tousard's account.
May 9, 1800 Case of Major Tousard James McHenry John Adams In one of his last actions as Secretary of War, McHenry makes the case of Major Lewis Tousard to the President of the United States. Tousard was late a part of the regiment of artillerists and engineers.
February 21, 1799 Letter from Major Tousard James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry transmits a letter from Major Tousard, dated 10th of February 1799.
May 26, 1800 Appointment of Major Tousard James McHenry John Adams Letter from the Secretary of War to the President of the United States concerning the appointment of Major Tousard.
December 22, 1800 Advance for Lieutenant Colonel Tousard Samuel Dexter Caleb Swan This letter authorizes the Paymaster General to advance pay to Lieutenant Colonel Louis Tousard.
May 24, 1800 Regarding Colonel William S. Smith James McHenry John Adams Responds to Adam's note of the previous day enclosing a letter from William S. Smith, Lieutenant Colonel of the 12th Regiment of Infantry. McHenry considers the legality, justice, and pridence of Smith's request for a special appointment and his own battalion.
April 16, 1800 Certification of payment; William Cobbett, printer for advertising sundry deserters from Fort Mifflin by order of Major Lewis Tousard William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $21.12 to William Cobbett, printer for advertising sundry deserters from Fort Mifflin.
April 28, 1800 Request for Ammunition & Cannon Implements for Proving Cannon at Foxall's Furnaces James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of powder, cartridges, and cannon implements to Maj. Lewis Tousard, for use in proving a cannon at Foxall's Furnace.
November 12, 1800 Regarding inefficient cannon Samuel Dexter Lewis Tousard The Secretary at War directs Lieutenant Colonel Lewis Tousard to consult Captain Elliot regarding the serviceability of designated cannon. Mentions defects in the cannon as greater than those stated to be tolerated by the contract.
November 21, 1800 Letter from the War Department Samuel Dexter Lewis Tousard The Secretary at War informs Major Toussard that the War Department has no objection to completing the existing artillery contract by re-casting defective cannon.
November 24, 1800 Proving of cannon at Cecil Furnace Samuel Dexter Lewis Tousard This letter directs Lieutenant Colonel Tousard to proceed to Cecil Furnace to prove (test fire) 85 newly cast cannon.
August 22, 1799 Transportation of Samuel Woolcott, a Deserter Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice "I have received a letter from Captain Ashmun of your regiment in which he informs me that he has sent Samuel Woolcott, a deserter from the first regiment of artillerists, to the commanding officer of the district at Springfield. You will immediately send this deserter under the guard of a corporal and file of men to Major Tousard at Rhode Island."