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September 12, 1796 Caution on advances to Major Rivardi William Simmons James McHenry Notifies the Secretary of War that Major Rivardi's pay account is heavily in debt and cautions McHenry against further advances of pay to Rivardi.
August 8, 1795 Referring the accounts of Major Rivardi William Simmons Timothy Pickering Refers the accounts of Major Rivardi to the Secretary at War.
December 8, 1798 Settling Major Rivardi's Account William Simmons Alexander Thompson Simmons discusses Major Rivardi's pay rolls and the certification of pay and muster rolls.
August 18, 1795 Instructions to pay Major Rivardi Peter Hagner Nicholas Fish Directs Nicholas Fish to pay Major Rivardi.
September 12, 1796 Major Rivardi in debt William Simmons John Jacob Rivardi Notification to Major Rivardi that after an examination of his account for pay and forage he is in debt to the U. S.
September 14, 1796 Major Rivardi's advance pay William Simmons Nicholas Fish Notification to Fish that he will receive funds that he is to transfer to Major Rivardi as an advance on his pay account.
April 21, 1796 Pay of Major Rivardi William Simmons Nicholas Fish Directs Fish to pay Major Rivardi of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.
September 12, 1797 Assessments of the Character of Rivardi, Rochefontaine, and Tousard Timothy Pickering James McHenry Pickering shares his confidential opinions of several officers, including Major Rivardi, Colonel Rochefontaine, and Major Tousard.
June 25, 1799 Responding to Rivardi's Complaints Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton reviews the steps that are to be taken to respond to the complaints of Major Rivardi.
November 1, 1797 Account of Major Rivardi John Jacob Rivardi William Simmons Rivardi is concerned about the $400 debit charged to his account but would rather be charged with that large sum than to be suspected of a deliberate omission. He is sure that the receipts he has on hand will validate his claim.
September 14, 1796 Advance pay to Major Rivardi William Simmons John Jacob Rivardi Notifies Major Rivardi that the Secretary of War has decided to advance him two hundred thirty-two dollars in pay and that he will receive the money from Nicholas Fish, federal supervisor in New York
February 15, 1799 Charges Against Major Rivardi, Etc. James McHenry Alexander Hamilton In addition to enclosing the charges against Major Rivardi by fellow officers, McHenry stresses the importance of continuing to work with the current contractor until a new contract can be arranged with another contractor. It is imperative that the flow of supplies to the troops not be interrupted.
July 21, 1795 Instructions for paying Major Rivardi William Simmons John Kilty Directs John Kilty to pay Major John Jacob Rivardi at Baltimore.
July 25, 1795 Concerning vouchers from Major Rivardi William Simmons John Kilty Confirms receipt of a letter sent by John Kilty that contained vouchers from Major Rivardi.
June 25, 1799 [Extract of a Letter to Major Rivardi] Regarding Extra Pay [not available] John Jacob Rivardi Request for extra pay lacked specifics, therefore making it difficult to justify payment. McHenry approved payment for Rivardi's request, but advised future actions to be compensated with a ration of rum.
April 21, 1796 Major John Jacob Ulrich Rivardi's pay William Simmons John Jacob Rivardi Informs Rivardi that he will receive his pay from Nicholas Fish.
February 19, 1800 [EXTRACT] Settling Accounts and Expense of Clothing Alexander Hamilton John Jacob Rivardi Rivardi approved of Hamilton's method of payment for clothing. Rivardi wrote Sec. of War regarding expenses of transporting the clothing from Oswego to Niagara. Mentioned that when circumstances rendered it unavoidable, Rivardi sought reimbursement from J. Miller instead of the Secretary of War.
February 28, 1799 Certification of payments; Major John J.U. Rivardi William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $363.78 to Major John John Jacob Ulrich Rivardi, for pay, subsistence, and forage.
August 1, 1798 Certification of payments; subsistence of Major John Jacob Ulrich Rivardi William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $91.09 is due Major John Jacob Ulrich Rivardi of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers for his subsistence for June and July 1798.
April 28, 1799 [Extract of a Letter from Major Rivardi] Regarding Extra Pay John Jacob Rivardi [not available] Dispute over extra pay awarded soldiers in Detroit. Rivardi quoted multiple documents by several authors supporting his claim for extra pay, disproving Simmons verdict of "inadmissible" on Rivardi's claim.
August 24, 1799 Want of Money for Recruiting Purposes Alexander Hamilton James McHenry "I send you an abstract from Colonel Parker's letter of the fifteenth of this month. By this you will see the extremities to which the officers of his regiment are put from the want of money for recruiting purposes. I enclose likewise an extract from Major Rivardi's letter of the twenty fifth of July. It would appear to be proper that the officers of the corps to which Major Rivardi belongs...
July 31, 1799 Certification of payment; troops at Fort Niagara under command of Major Rivardi William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $245.05 to troops at Fort Niagara, New York under command of Major Rivardi, for pay and forage.
March 26, 1798 Certification of payments; subsistence of Major Rivardi William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $328.17 is due Maj. John Jacob Ulrich Rivardi of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers for his subsistence from July 1797 through February 1798.
September 25, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Jacob Rivardi Simmons informs Rivardi that his pay rolls were forwarded to the Paymaster General.
May 2, 1799 Letter Citation John Jacob Rivardi William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Rivardi, 06/08/1799.