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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
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.
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.
December 11, 1794 Letter to Messrs. Gurney & Smith regarding payment of men at naval ship yard at Philadelphia Henry Knox [not available] Knox requests that Messrs Gurney and Smith pay the men at the ship yard on Saturday at the time of quitting work.
December 11, 1794 Instructions to William Doughty Clerk of the Naval Yard at Philadelphia Henry Knox William Doughty Knox orders Doughty to report weekly to Messrs. Gurney and Smith on the number of men employed at the ship yard and the amount of their wages.
June 27, 1795 Letter to Messrs. Gurney & Smith on their resignation as naval agents and assignment of Tench Francis as replacement Timothy Pickering Messrs. Smith and Gurney Pickering acknowledges receipt of letter by Messrs. Smith and Gurney informing of intention to resign as naval agents at Philadelphia. Purveyor Tench Francis will assume duty as naval agent in their place. Asks that Smith and Gurney transfer papers to Francis.
March 31, 1794 Regarding Accumulated Expense by the Retail Purchase of Medicines Samuel Hodgdon Henry Knox Regarding accumulated expense by the retail purchase of medicines, where no provision is made. Has consulted with Doctor Balfour and Messrs Jackson and Smith, and has made out an invoice containing every article necessary for the year.
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.
June 27, 1795 Letter from the War Office on resignation of Messrs. Gurney and Smith as Naval Agents at Philadelphia [not available] Tench Francis Mr Smith and Mr. Gurney intend to resign as naval agents at Philadelphia at the end of June 1795. Pickering's answer on this matter depends on whether Francis can take over without employing another agent. Copy of answer enclosed. Francis to assume agency on 1 July. Expects that predecessors will turn over all papers and other matters.
July 17, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Bishop Simmons provides an account balance and informs Bishop that payment was made to Messrs Neil and Smith.
September 17, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department to Messrs Fuller & Barber William Simmons [not available] Simmons informs Messrs Fuller and Barber to expect payment from Jedidiah Huntingdon.
July 26, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Nanning J. Vischer Simmons informs Vischer that his subsistence claim was disbursed to Messrs. Bleckers.
November 7, 1799 Bill fo Exchange for Tousard's Traveling Expenses Lewis Tousard James McHenry Request to pay Messrs. Gibbs and Channing $400 for Tousard's traveling expenses.
December 9, 1796 Winter Clothing Needed at West Point, Etc. Stephen Rochefontaine Samuel Hodgdon Rochefontaine transmits a return of clothing needed immediately at West Point. The weather has become so inclement that the men are actually suffering for want of clothing. He asked that the clothing be sent with Lieutenant Dransy but if he cannot return immediately, send someone else. Captain Frye should be notified because he can be relied upon to inform the contractors, Manning & Smith, of the...
November 30, 1799 Letter to the Superintendent of Military Stores Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Stevens notifies Hodgdon that he has drawn on him for the sum of $895.83 in favor of Messrs John Hollingsworth & Co. Stevens also requests a reply to his letter asking about his compensation.
February 23, 1797 Request to deliver iron to Messrs. Hill, contractors at Portsmouth New Hampshire [not available] Jacob Sheafe Request that Jacob Sheaffe, naval agent at Portsmouth New Hampshire, deliver six tons of iron from public stores to contractors Messrs. Hill for iron work on Algerine frigate. Contracted rate agreed upon: $120 per ton.
August 1, 1799 Payment to Messrs. Bennett and Walls John Armistead James McHenry Requests payment to Messrs. Bennett and Walls.
April 1, 1799 Personal and Business Matters Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Stevens' sister-in-law has appealed to him to purchase her house and mortgage, and he asks Hodgdon to stand as executor of the business. Other business matters discussed.
June 20, 1793 Opinion Respecting a Communication from the Spanish Commissioners Thomas Jefferson [not available] Respecting the letter to the Secretary of State from Messrs. Viar & Jaudenes, it is recommended that a detailed response be prepared regarding the proceedings of the U.S. with respect to the southern Indians and the Spaniards and presented to the Court of Madrid by the U.S. Commissioners.
July 3, 1798 Enclosed Subsistence Account Nanning J. Vischer William Simmons Vischer encloses his subsistence account with a request that it be paid to the order of Messrs. Bleeckers of Albany.
August 1, 1794 Exoneration of Accountability of Lt. Campbell Smith Joseph Howell Campbell Smith Receipts have been received from Mr. Swan for the money transmitted to Lt. Smith for the pay of troops so Smith is exonerated from any accountability in the transaction.
September 3, 1790 Preparations for Expedition Henry Knox [not available] Orders to prepare Commissary and Quartermasters line for supplying expedition. Colonel Samuel Smith has made financial arrangement. Therefore, there are no restraints in preparations for want of pecuniary assistance.