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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 23, 1789 No Appointments Available Henry Knox Pierce Butler Advises no vacant appointments, will notify Butler when a position becomes available.
July 23, 1789 Knox informs Fitzsimmons that no vacancy for appointment exists Henry Knox Thomas Fitzsimmons Letter, advises no vacant appointments.
March 19, 1789 Knox assures Lott of support Henry Knox Abraham Lott Letter, discusses appointment for Lott.
August 24, 1789 Pike request appointment from Knox William Pike Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment in War Office.
July 13, 1799 Letter from the Secretary at War James McHenry Rufus King The Secretary at War discusses filling vacant offices.
[not available] Application for Inspector of Fortications. Unknown Author Secretary of War Based on his demonstrated military character during the late war, the author asks that he be considered for the Offfice of Inspector of Fortifications, which is still vacant, or for any other station for which he may be deemed qualified.
March 1, 1793 Copy of document [not available] [not available] Document, Memorandum providing opinion on the time, place and manner of taking the President's oath of office.
March 2, 1792 War Department provides information regarding promotions and force structure War Department [not available] Letter, describes candidates for promotion and the implications these promotions would have on force structure.
June 5, 1799 Approval of Lieutenant's Succession to Captaincy John Adams James McHenry Responds in the affirmative to McHenry's recommendation that a senior lieutenant rise to a captaincy in his regiment, left vacant by the death of the previous officer.
June 25, 1787 Uncertainty as to whether Mr. Swan should come on now John Pierce Joseph Howell Is uncertain whether Swan should come on now as he has been so long delayed. Will think of it and write to Treasury again. Has written Mr. Osgood and if he thinks best he may come on. Is sorry that Howell failed in his application but hopes that Howell will find himself employed in some other way as advantageously. Offices not so permanent as some which may fall vacant.
February 23, 1787 Regarding sold certificates John Pierce Samuel Keeler Orders Captain Keeler to reveal the name, organization, and place of abode of the person to whom he sold his certificates including the time and place where they were sold. Likely has to do with counterfeiting.
October 24, 1799 Names of Candidates for Vacant Position James McHenry Samuel Chase Candidates for Mr. Paca's position discussed.
September 6, 1797 Requests Recommendation for John Caldwell as Treasurer of the Mint James McHenry Thomas Pickering Reports death of Dr. Way leaves the office of treasurer of the mint vacant. Asks that he recommend John Caldwell to the President.
May 22, 1800 Reaction to Col. Smith's Proposal John Adams Alexander Hamilton Adams encloses a letter from Lt. Col. William S. Smith to which he requires Hamilton's reaction. Smith asks that his brigade, which has been dismissed, be taken to fill up the second regiment of the Artillerists and Engineers which is currently vacant.
June 20, 1800 Elbowing Pickering Out of His Place, Etc. Winthrop Sargent Samuel Hodgdon Respecting his alleged "unapproachability" Sargent protests that no planter in the territory has been more courteous or more accessible than he. He is unhappy that the President is elbowing his friend Colonel Pickering out of his place as Secretary of State.
October 8, 1792 Mrs. Sterrett asks Knox to consider appointment husband Mr. Sterrett as port collector Baltimore Rebecca Sterrett Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment as collector at Baltimore port, on behalf of husband based on ill health of General Otho Williams, who will probably soon leave the office.
June 28, 1794 [No. 29] Care of Powder Henry Knox Isaac Craig Powder forwarded to Pittsburgh, request that it is stored in a dry and secure place.
March 19, 1784 Resolution, Indian Commissioners Charles Thomson [not available] Resolution of Congress regarding the pay of commissioners appointed for negotiations with the Indians.
March 25, 1790 Langdon seeks an appointment from Knox John Langdon Henry Knox Letter, asks for federal appointment.
July 15, 1790 Hickborn asks Knox to recommend Glover to the President Benjamin Hickborn Henry Knox Letter, recommends General Glover for Collector.
June 9, 1794 King asks Knox to keep the new command billet vacant Rufus King Henry Knox Letter, discusses command appointment for additional regiment.
May 21, 1799 The House of Panton and Leslie of Pensacola James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Requests Hamilton to issue orders to military stationed near the recently vacated lands of the Spanish that allow traders to peaceably collect debts owed them.
February 27, 1793 Time, Place, and Manner for the Oath of Qualification George Washington Alexander Hamilton Washington asks the four members of his Cabinet to provide their opinions as to the time, place, and manner in which the President-elect [i.e., himself] should take the oath of qualification.
July 10, 1799 Promotion of Eli Forbes Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton observes that the promotion of Eli Forbes to Captain should take place unless the rules of promotion to be adopted would be an obstacle to the promotion.
July 2, 1799 I decline moving a detachment to Easton... John Adlum Alexander Hamilton Adlum notifies Hamilton that he will not move a detachment from Reading to Easton and declares that in fact his force should be augmented if they are to maintain peace in the region.