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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 3, 1797 Request for Appropriation to Make Repairs to Forts James McHenry Richard Stockton Request for list of ports and forts that require maintenance. Notification that few repairs or alterations have been made to fortifications, and military needs money to make such repairs along with regular troops to garrison forts from New York St. Mary's.
December 8, 1792 Account of Joseph Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Joseph Johnston, late a private in the 5th Virginia Regiment.
July 14, 1786 Regarding unsettled accounts and the whereabouts of certificates Michael Kimmell Joseph Howell His accounts remain unsettled due to a charge against him by Colonel Johnston for $1200 part of which was used to pay officers and soldiers and the remainder returned to Johnston. Most of the relevant vouchers were left with the recipient's office and their auditors. Since his account cannot be settled without these documents he inquires as their whereabouts.
January 4, 1796 Supply Difficulties at Fort Johnston Jonathan Robeson Stephen Rochefontaine Robeson complains that his detachment arrived at Fort Johnston after a very disagreeable passage of 29 days. He did not get a sergeant's coat, vest, woolen overalls, and shirts at Governors Island because Captain Frye had none of those articles. There is a mistake on the return to the Quartermaster because he only received nine pairs of socks.
July 31, 1798 Recommending John Johnston and John Milroy Andrew Gregg Samuel Hodgdon John Johnston, a native of America, has a strong predilection for a military life and has applied for an appointment in the Army. Since such applications are numerous and one from a remote part of the country might be overlooked, Gregg asks Hodgdon to intervene on Johnston's behalf. If offered a lieutenancy, Gregg is sure Johnston would not dishonor the appointment. He also recommends John Milroy...
December 17, 1800 Receipt of Archibald Johnston [not available] [not available] Receipt for food and lodging for General Wilkinson provided by Archibald Johnston.
November 13, 1798 Comments on Inappropriate Behavior of James Jordan Edward Price James McHenry Reports that James Jordan of St. Mary has departed for Philadelphia, and that his conduct has been very inappropriate.
April 27, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Mary Dunn William Simmons Mrs. Mary Dunn William Simmons informs Mary Dunn that an order in her favor will be issued.
January 27, 1797 [Petition of Mary Hibborn] James McHenry [not available] Requests land promised those in military service due her deceased husband.
May 10, 1788 Memorial of Mary Cransbury John Pierce Board of Treasury Report on the Memorial of Mary Cransbury, widow of the late Francis Cransbury in the New York battalion
May 4, 1794 Fortifications in South Carolina and Georgia Paul H. Perrault Henry Knox Letter to the Secretary of War regarding fortifications in Georgia and South Carolina
August 7, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of detachment at Fort Johnston, North Carolina Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $216 is due a detachment of recruits at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, being their pay for May and June 1798.
March 1, 1793 Payment to Jacob Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay of $30 for Jacob Johnston, late private in the 2nd Regiment South Carolina.
July 9, 1794 Account of Samuel Johnston William Simmons Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Samuel Johnston, late sergeant in the 1st South Carolina Regiment.
July 9, 1794 Account of Samuel Johnston Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Samuel Johnston, late sergeant in the 1st South Carolina Regiment.
May 22, 1800 Request for Issue of Flags for the Fort Moultrie and Fort Johnston Garrisons James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of flags for use by garrisons at Forts Moultrie and Johnston, Charleston, SC.
[not available] Memorandum for Doctor Johnston James Dunlap Doctor Johnston Johnston instructed to call upon Doctor Johnston in New York for copies of receipts.
September 17, 1799 Land Warrant for Joseph Johnston, Etc. Samuel Lewis Samuel Hodgdon Lewis describes the process by which the land warrant for Joseph Johnston can be lawfully issued to him. He confirms that he and his family are healthy in Trenton but looks forward to the time when he can return to Philadelphia. He asks for information respecting his house.
May 15, 1797 Delivery of Arms and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver arms and accoutrements to Fort Johnston, North Carolina.
November 26, 1795 Military Updates and Relations with Creek Indians Timothy Pickering William Eaton Establishment of post for trade with Creek Indians on the St. Mary's River in Georgia, recently passed laws regarding military coups, new peace with Indians discussed.
December 24, 1798 Account of Mary Fountain, matron to the hospital at Bedloe’s Island [not available] [not available] Payment of $27.61 to Mary Fountain, matron to the hospital at Bedloe's Island, New York (today known as Liberty Island - location of the Statue of Liberty).
October 17, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment of recruits stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $237 to detachment of recruits stationed at Fort Johnston, North Carolina for their pay for months of July and August 1798
September 14, 1798 The Account of James Seagrove Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry James Seagrove, late collector for the district of Saint Mary's in Georgia, has retained a number of revenue bonds on the grounds that certain demands may have to be paid by the War Department. Wolcottt requests information about what sums may be admitted as being due to Mr. Seagrove.
January 23, 1799 Certification of payments; Mary Fountain, matron of hospital, Bedlows Island, New York William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $27.61 pay to Mary Fountain, matron of hospital, Bedlows Island, New York
October 13, 1794 Fortifying the harbor at St. Mary's, Georgia Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of the Revenue requests that a warrant be issued to James Seagrove for the balance of money granted by Congress for the purpose of fortifying the harbor of St. Mary's, Georgia. Seagrove has already received $1000.