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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 4, 1785 Appointment as Officer of the Day Joseph Carleton Nicholas Fish Request to order officer and men to parade and fire salutes in honor of July 4th (Independence Day). Appointed Fish as Officer of the Day who will preside over the days celebrations and ceremonies.
March 23, 1799 Why Was the Officer Not Found Guilty? William W. Wands Alexander Hamilton Though he was the youngest officer on the board of a recent Court Martial, Wands can obtain no reason why the officer on trial was not found guilty.
April 5, 1798 Request for Issue of Clothing for An Officer's Waiter, With Return James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to an officer for his waiter. The officer's confirmation of receipt is appended.
April 22, 1799 Regarding Officer Applications John Adams James McHenry Appears to address the application of certain men for officer appointments in the provisional army.
May 10, 1794 [Copy No. 8] Providing Hands Henry Knox Officer Commanding at Wheeling Orders to provide hands (assistance) to Officer of Revenue.
May 7, 1799 Return of Officer Recommendations, Affirmative to Their Appointment John Adams James McHenry Returns officer recommendations sent by McHenry, agreeing that the men should be immediately appointed.
March 29, 1799 Forwarding Recommendation for Officer Appointment John Adams James McHenry Encloses a recommendation for officer appointment of a Mr. Augustus.
1789 Officer's Pay Memorandum Henry Knox [not available] Memorandum, officer's pay and subsistence.
June 7, 1790 Accounts of Officer Ralph Pomeroy Henry Knox Enclosed account information of officer to receive future payments at New London.
January 15, 1784 An Officer's Pay John Pierce Joseph Howell Discusses payment of balance due an officer.
April 2, 1799 Recommending a Recruiting Rendezvous & A Recruiting Officer James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry recommends Litchfield, Connecticut as a promising recruiting rendezvous and a lieutenant [name illegible] as an effective recruiting officer.
August 16, 1799 Acknowledgement of Receipt of Medical Officer Recommendation James McHenry John Adams Acknowledges receipt and filing of recommendations for Dr. David King to be appointed medical officer.
October 5, 1798 Forwarding of Recommendations for Army Appointments John Adams James McHenry Forwards recommendations of men for officer appointments, along with some notes of Adams' which he asks McHenry to consider.
June 9, 1797 Reports Return from Sea; Exchange with Pickering and British Officer William Vans Murray James McHenry Reports safe landing after two months at sea. Reports exchange with a British officer and Pickering.
August 14, 1790 Knox discusses naval appointments with Wheeler Henry Knox Bennett Wheeler Letter, advises re naval officer appointment.
May 15, 1786 Suspicion of Revolt May Stop Officer's Pay John Pierce Jonathan Nicholson Pierce cannot comply with an officer's request for pay as the officer is under suspicion of being involved in the mutiny of the Pennsylvania Continental Regiments in the Revolutionary War and Congress has not provided direction on the matter.
April 28, 1795 Each Officer is to Make Out His Own Payroll William Simmons Daniel Tilton It is intended that in the future every officer will make out their own pay rolls and transmit them with their muster rolls at the end of each two-month period. An examination will then take place and the amounts therein will be transmitted in the usual manner. Enclosed are some blank payroll forms for that purpose.
July 26, 1799 Seeks to Settle Officer Accounts James McHenry William Simmons Writes regarding the settlement of officer accounts for expeditions. Requests report and any necessary information.
March 14, 1798 Letter of notification to the commissioned officers of frigate Constitution [not available] Captain Samuel Nicholson Letter of notification to the commissioned officers of frigate Constitution. Expects to have warrant officer appointments soon. Naval regulations for good and discipline to be printed. Expects officer commissions; which will establish officer rank.
July 12, 1797 Pay to a deranged officer William Simmons Nicholas Fish Advises Fish that he will receive money from the Treasurer of the U. S. that he is to pay to Lieutenant Andrew Marschalk for his pay and subsistence owed to him as a deranged officer (demoted, apparently in an Army reorganization)
December 17, 1789 Knox writes to Doctor Samuel Johnson Henry Knox Samuel Johnson Letter, advises Johnson re officer at Fort Pitt.
November 14, 1794 Claim of Colonel Sproat for Pay as Officer of Militia Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Joseph Howell Wolcott has no doubts about the claims of Colonel Sproat for pay as officer of militia.
July 1, 1799 Approval of List of Officer Appointments, with Authority to Replace Those Who Decline Appointment (2) John Adams James McHenry Approves McHenry's latest list of officer appointments, and bows to his experience to appoint substitutes for those who decline appointment.
April 28, 1795 Each Officer Must Make Out His Own Payroll William Simmons Charles Martin It is intended that in the future every officer will make out their own pay rolls and transmit them with their muster rolls at the end of each two-month period. An examination will then take place and the amounts therein will be transmitted in the usual manner.Enclosed are some blank payroll forms for that purpose.
January 30, 1799 Changes to Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon Solomon Van Rensselaer Notification of no particular changes to officer uniforms. Uniformity discussed.