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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 14, 1797 Request for Information About Frigate at Portsmouth [Chesapeake] John McHenry Josiah Fox Letter, asks for information regarding frigate at Portsmouth; mentions McHenry fever.
November 10, 1796 Report on Frigate Construction at Portsmouth Captain Thomas Thompson James McHenry Letter, discusses Frigate building at Portsmouth; asks for position on Frigate.
April 17, 1797 Edmund Quincey's pay William Simmons Edmund H. Quincy Notification that his account for pay has been approved and that he will receive his pay from Joshua Wentworth, federal supervisor at Portsmouth
July 20, 1795 Salary of Edmund A. Quincy, Clerk of the Naval Yard Portsmouth, New Hampshire William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $387.30 is due Edmund A. Quincy, Clerk of the Naval Yard Portsmouth, New Hampshire, being his salary from December 26th through June 1795.
January 12, 1798 Certification of payments; account of Edmund Quincy superintendent Navy Yard Portsmouth New Hampshire William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $106.21 is due Edmund H. Quincy, Superintendent of the Navy Yard at Portsmouth New Hampshire, being his salary for October through December 1797, and including Samuel Larkin's bill of stationery for said Navy Yard.
July 16, 1794 Funds for Mounting the Artillery at Portsmouth Joseph Howell Joshua Wentworth The Treasurer will remit to Wentworth $250 to be transmitted to Joseph Whipple, Collector at Portsmouth, for the purpose of mounting the artillery.
April 17, 1797 Pay of Edmund Quincey William Simmons Joshua Wentworth Notification to Wentworth that he will receive funds that he is to pay to Edmund H. Quincey, Superintendent of the Portsmouth Navy Yard, for his compensation three months.
April 27, 1798 Certification of payments; salary of Edmund Quincey, superintendent navy yard Portsmouth New Hampshire William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $100 is due Edmund H. Quincey, Superintendent of the Navy Yard at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, being his salary for January through March 1798.
February 14, 1797 Compensation of Edmund Quincey, Clerk to the Navy Yard at Portsmouth New Hampshire William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $187.60 is due Edmund H. Quincey, being his compensation as Clerk to the Navy Yard at Portsmouth New Hampshire from October through December 1796.
July 8, 1794 Fortifications at Portsmouth, New Hampshire Joseph Whipple Alexander Hamilton Letter to the Treasury Secretary regarding supplies and labor for the fortifications at Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
July 11, 1796 Colonel James Hackett's salary Peter Hagner Colonel James Hackett Notifies Hackett that he will receive his salary from Joshua Wentworth, federal supervisor for Portsmouth, New Hampshire
July 12, 1797 Salary of Edmund Quincy Superintendent of the Navy Yard at Portsmouth New Hampshire William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $100 is due Edmund H. Quincy, Superintendent of the Navy Yard at Portsmouth New Hampshire, being his salary from April through June 1797.
July 23, 1797 Regarding Frigate Construction Foreman Cheeseman Josiah Fox Letter, discusses construction of Frigate.
January 23, 1795 Expenditures for the Harbor at Portsmouth Joseph Whipple Alexander Hamilton Transmits expenditures for the fortification of the harbor of Portsmouth, NH. Whipple omitted accounts with vouchers since work has not been completed at the time.
January 12, 1798 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Joshua Wentworth William Simmons Joshua Wentworth William Simmons directs Joshua Wentworth to pay Edmund Quincey, Superintendant of Portsmouth Navy Yard.
February 3, 1798 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Joshua Wentworth William Simmons Joshua Wentworth William Simmons informs Joshua Wentworth that Edmund Quincey's receipt is received and credited.
February 26, 1798 Discussion of Shipbuilding Estimates, & Progress on Frigate at Portsmouth Colonel James Hackett Josiah Fox Letter, encloses estimate to build ship; discusses request for information; mentions shipbuilding at Portsmouth.
May 31, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Nathaniel Rogers Simmons authorizes Rogers to make payment to Edmund Quincey at Portsmouth.
October 11, 1797 Account for Salary Due Received William Simmons Edmund H. Quincy Simmons notified Quincy he will receive salary due through payment by Wentworth.
March 20, 1798 Request for exact return on plank sent from Portsmouth New Hampshire navy yard to Boston for frigate Constitution [not available] Caleb Gibbs Ref: materials provided for the construction of the frigate Constitution from the Navy Yard at Portsmouth.
May 31, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Edmund H. Quincy Simmons informs Quincy to expect payment from Nathaniel Rogers.
August 10, 1795 Account of James Hackett, Constructor of the Frigate building at Portsmouth New Hampshire William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $59.82 is due James Hackett, Constructor of the Frigate building at Portsmouth New Hampshire, being the balance of his salary from August 15th 1794 through June 1795.
July 11, 1796 Salary of James Hackett, Constructor of the frigate building at Portsmouth, New Hampshire Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $500 is due James Hackett for his salary as Constructor of the frigate building at Portsmouth, New Hampshire from April through June 1796.
January 23, 1797 Regarding Shipment of Trenails to Portsmouth Navy Yard Forman Cheesman Josiah Fox Letter, informs re shipment of trenails to Portsmouth; alludes to Frigate.
December 5, 1789 Letter of Introduction for a West Indies Merchant Henry Knox J. Langdon Refers the recipient, of Portsmouth, to a merchant who will soon be sending a ship from the West Indies to Portsmouth.