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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 1, 1799 Discussion of Claims of Elisah Hall with Commission to the Cherokees James McHenry William Simmons Reports on Elisha Hall's report on expenses during his service with the Cherokees, and requests proper documentation from Hall. Seeks to distinguish between Hall's private business and public service, and questions proper charges according to the treaty. Suggests claiming other expenses.
June 27, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons refers the claim made by Elisha Hall to the Secretary at War for guidance. Hall was the secretary to the commissioners appointed to treat with the Cherokees in 1798.
[not available] Referral of Mr. Hall for Reimbursement David Henley [not available] Notification that Mr. Hall was referred to "you" for settlement (you is most likely W. Simmons). Missing vouchers for Mr. Hall's reimbursement prompted Henley to include only a few vouchers for horses.
May 9, 1798 Explanation of Pay and Muster Roll Amount Frederick Frye William Simmons Differing totals in pay and muster rolls exist due to mistake on Asa Hall's account, extract from Hall's claim. Frye hopes that appropriation law will pass soon so Simmons is able to pay troops.
December 8, 1800 Certification of payment; Doctor Henry Hall for medical services rendered a detachment of troops under command of Captain Matthew Henry William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $61.49 to Doctor Henry Hall for medical services rendered a detachment of troops at Harrisburg Pennsylvania under command of Captain Matthew Henry, admitted by Doctor Gillaspy and Doctor Strong;
July 20, 1789 Fitzsimmons recommends Hall to Knox for appointment Thomas Fitzsimmons Henry Knox Letter, Fitzsimmons recommends Hall to Knox.
October 28, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Horatio Hall William Simmons Horatio Hall William Simmons informs Horatio Hall that failure to settle his account with haste will result in placing his name among the delinquents.
September 11, 1799 Explains Creation of Brigade and Brigadier General with Pennsylvania Volunteer Troops James McHenry Lt. Col. J. C. Hall Refers to transition of rank from the old army to the provisional army and General Habersham's appointment as Brigadier General. Reports that Pennsylvania has supplied more troops under the name of volunteers than any other state, creating a brigade and necessitating the need for a brigadier general.
December 10, 1799 Certification of payment; Doctor James Hall, for medicine and attendance on Captain Ebenezer Massey and Doctor John Lynch, 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers and troops stationed at Fort Mifflin William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $220 to Doctor James Hall, for medicine and attendance on Captain Ebenezer Massey and Doctor John Lynch, 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers and troops stationed at Fort Mifflin, Pennsylvania. agreeably to report of Doctor Shippen.
November 17, 1798 Receipts for Horses Elisha Hall David Henley Noted Hall's purchases and exchanges for horses.
January 17, 1798 Certification of payments; subsistence of Ensign Hall William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $82.40 is due David Hall, late Ensign in the Army of the United States, being for his subsistence from April 8 [?], 1792 to April 10, 1793, the day of his resignation.
February 26, 1800 Requests Payment for Samuel Hall to Pay Troops David Henley James McHenry Requests payment to Samuel Chew Hall to pay the regular troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
June 5, 1799 Certification of payment; Elisha Hall William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1387.26 to Elisha Hall as late Secretary to the commissioners appointed to hold a treaty in the year 1798 with the Cherokee Nation of Indians.
April 24, 1794 Account of Reuben Hall Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Reuben Hall, late private in the 1st and 6th South Carolina Regiment.
October 18, 1799 Requests Payment for Samuel C. Hall to Pay Tennessee Army David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Samuel C. Hall to pay Tennessee army under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
July 14, 1799 RE Organization of Individual Regiments Josias Carvel Hall Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning the organization of individual regiments
July 20, 1799 Hall Listed as Replying to McHenry's Circular of 7/13/1799 Josias Carvel Hall James McHenry Hall is listed as replying to the circular of 7/13/1799 in which McHenry asked for the details of each officer's military service which would be used in settling their relative rank.
April 14, 1800 Requests Payment for Samuel Chew Hall for Troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Samuel Chew Hall to pay the regular troops in Tennessee under Lieutenant Colonel Butler.
November 19, 1785 Account of rent paid for Stores in Philadelphia Quartermaster General's Department Henry Knox From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. An account of rents paid by the United States for stores occupied by them in Philadelphia.
September 1, 1791 Moving the War Office from Carpenter's Hall William Knox Samuel Hodgdon William Knox writes the Quartermaster General on the moving of the War Office out of Carpenters Hall. Also discusses recruiting for a new company.
September 12, 1800 Blankets for the use of Africans Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of blankets of Marshall of Pennsylvania for use of Africans committed to his care by government.
September 7, 1799 Horseman's Tents Sent to Colonel Hall James Miller Samuel Hodgdon The horseman's tents forwarded to Colonel Hall should not have been sent to Baltimore.
October 7, 1794 Pay of the Scouts of Bourbon County Joseph Howell Horatio Hall Lt. Col. Hall is responsible for the $940 due the Scouts of Bourbon County so payments should be effected as soon as possible and receipts transmitted to the Accountant's Office.
June 12, 1799 Provisions Should be Made for Reimbursement Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Quotes from a "letter from Colonel Hall of the 10th instant" and states: "...In the commencement of similar operations, a good zeal will occasion some wondering which must be sanctioned as to the past and checked as to the future. I recommend that provisions be made for reimbursement."
April 14, 1800 Bill of Exchange for Edward Butler for Specie Received of Samuel Chew Hall David Henley James McHenry Henley makes payment of $1000 to Captain Edward Butler, it being value received of Samuel Chew Hall in specie, for pay of regular troops under Lieutenant Colonel Butler in Tennessee.