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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 23, 1794 Pay of Ensign Harris Edwin L. Harris Frederick Dalcho Harris requests that Lt. Dalcho, Paymaster to the Regular Troops in Georgia, provide John Glass the sum of $20, being Harris's pay as an Ensign in the Legion of the United States.
June 1, 1795 Receipt of John Harris. John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Harris certifies that he has received of Samuel Hodgdon the public stores mentioned in the return for which Harris agrees to be held accountable.
September 15, 1797 May God in His Mercy Arrest the Fever, Etc. John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Mrs. Harris is suffering from a sore mouth and throat. Mr. Bass tells Harris that the Watch Coats and blankets are finishing up for the Western posts and that the order for the clothing in general is in the contract. Harris expresses his fervent wish that the fever raging in Philadelphia may be arrested.
July 14, 1795 Ensign Harris's Pay & Subsistence Frederick Dalcho Joseph Howell The sum advanced by Major Habersham amounted to the whole of Ensign Harris's pay and subsistence from the date of his acceptance through October. Ensign Harris passed his return to the contractor and drew his subistence from him.
April 19, 1799 Delivery of Muskets and Bayonets James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to receive the muskets and bayonets which have arrived on the ship "Connecticut,'" under the command of Captain Hylander. Harris should obtain an order for them on the Captain from the Secretary of the Treasury and have them deposited in the public store.
October 23, 1794 Subsistence of Edwin L. Harris Edwin L. Harris Frederick Dalcho Ensign Harris confirms that he has received the sum of $7.75 from Lt. Dalcho for his subsistence for the month of July 1794.
July 26, 1792 New Quartermaster John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Letter to the Commissary of Military Stores. Harris notes that he heard Hodgdon had a disagreeable passage. Harris believes Hodgdon has been treated ill, presumably referring to Hodgdon's role as quartermaster in the St. Clair defeat. Harris goes on to report on supply matters. Discusses James O'Hara, Hodgdon's replacement as Quartermaster.
November 12, 1796 Execution of the Bond of Mr. Harris James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed are instructions for Hodgdon and for Mr. Harris the Storekeeper of Military Supplies. Harris should have the bond required of him for the faithful performance of his duties executed according to his instructions. It then should be sent to the War Office to be lodged there.
July 16, 1795 Referring case of Edwin Harris William Simmons Timothy Pickering Refers the case of Ensign Edwin Harris to the Secretary at War for action. Simmons' records reflect that Harris solicited payments from various paymasters in an attempt to collect money in excess of that which is rated.
April 30, 1799 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 06/02/1800; Cited in Wright to Harris, 08/01/1800.
November 28, 1795 General Court Martial of Ensign Harris John Miller Unknown Recipient Detailed account of the charges and specifications against Ensign Harris in a General Court Martial led by Major Shaylor. Harris was found guilty of the first and second charges and the Court Martial was dissolved.
May 28, 1800 Request for Issue of $1000 Worth of Goods for the Choctaw Indians James McHenry John Harris Notes that the purveyor will purchase, and deposit with John Harris, goods amounting to one thousand dollars for the Choctaw Indians. Harris will release said goods, to be transported to Natchez by John Wilkins Jr.
December 30, 1793 Account of John Harris Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for John Harris, late private in the 4th Virginia Regiment.
May 21, 1798 Receipt for Supplies Received by John Harris Anthony Gale John Harris Lt. Gale writes a receipt to John Harris for materiel obtained for the use of the Navy Department.
October 24, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Patrick C Harris Harris has denied receiving public monies. Simmons subsequently forwards copies of receipts that prove Harris did take possession of the money.
March 27, 1799 Reports Failure of Payment from Captain McKnight; Suspends Harris's Account Samuel Hodgdon William Burrows Reports that Captain McKnight has not been by to sign receipts. Has thereby suspended Harris's account. Requests knowledge as to how to proceed.
April 10, 1797 Delivery of Cannon James McHenry John Harris Directs Harris to furnish brass cannon to Captain Elliot for field exercise.
July 12, 1799 Delivery of Grape Shot, Charged to the Navy James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to the order of the Secretary of the Navy as many grape shot as are needed to make 700 rounds for 18-pounders and 250 rounds for 12-pounders. Harris must assess their weight and charge them to the Navy Department.
May 22, 1800 Letter Citation Patrick C Harris William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Harris, 07/08/1800.
September 13, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 11/02/1800.
April 21, 1800 Letter Citation Edward Wright John Harris Cited in Harris to Wright, 04/30/1800.
December 17, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Samuel Dexter Cited in Dexter to Harris, 12/26/1800.
February 4, 1800 Letter Citation Edward Wright John Harris Cited in Harris to Wright, 03/05/1800.
August 30, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 10/03/1800.
May 27, 1800 Letter Citation John Harris Edward Wright Cited in Wright to Harris, 06/27/1800.