Viewing 1–11 of 11 documents: "McClure"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 25, 1798 Money Due McClure David Henley James McHenry Notification that Henley drew money due McClure for the use of the army.
October 1, 1792 Knox discuss moral issues with Rev. David McClure Henry Knox Reverend David McClure Knox discusses the problems and potential solutions to conflict with Native Americans with Rev. David McClure of Dartmouth College. Knox expresses moral opposition to fighting Indians.
January 17, 1797 Pay of Robert McClure and Francis Hardgrave William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $100 is due Robert McClure and Francis Hardgrave, being their pay from June 28 to August 20, 1794.
October 12, 1791 Settlement of public account with waggoner William Knox [not available] William Knox informs McClure and Smith of Carlisle that money to waggoner George Hensar was stopped on information of the transaction from Major Hodgdon.
October 20, 1797 Draft for $1000 in Favor of Hugh McClure Samuel Meeker Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is Matthew Ernest's draft on Hodgdon for one thousand dollars drawn in favor of Hugh McClure that Hodgdon is asked to accept and return to Meeker.
September 3, 1792 Regarding the Indian War Reverend David McClure Henry Knox McClure reflects on some of the effects of the Indian War, including the effect on emigration to the Western Territory. He worries that the pace of settlement will be faster than the transmission of civilized culture.
June 5, 1794 Six Loads by Andrew McClure Robert Culbertson Samuel Hodgdon Since the harvest is close at hand, Culbertson cannot go down for loads so he requests that Hodgdon send six loads to him by Andrew McClure who will provide a receipt.
March 15, 1784 U.S. military stores in South Carolina Samuel Hodgdon Colonel Senef Requests information on the status of the United States military stores in South Carolina.
April 22, 1791 Recommendation of Major's Brother Reverend David McClure Henry Knox Letter of introduction for Major's brother who was to visit Philadelphia shortly. Discusses politics of recent expedition of troops to Indian territory, treatment of Indians, and reconciliation with French of Canada discussed.
September 3, 1792 Settler life on the western frontier Reverend David McClure Henry Knox Reverend McClure writes Secretary Knox on Arthur St. Clair's campaign. Discusses Indian warfare and frontier and pioneer life. The southern people today experience what the first settlers of New England felt, writes McClure. The foundations of all empires are laid in blood. Suggests that difficulties with Indians will prevent too extensive an immigration over the Western Territory, which if...
October 22, 1792 McClure Advocates Methods of Civilizing Indians to Knox Reverend David McClure Henry Knox Letter, discusses frontiers and pioneer life; discusses Indians and Indian life; mentions publication on moral law; discusses racial intermarriage and Christianity to civilize Indians; discusses race issues. Proposes focusing on children, particularly boys, and immersing them in white culture. Mentions Indians in New England.