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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 14, 1795 Requested Furlough for Captain Dale Timothy Pickering George Washington Pickering requests a furlough for Captain Dale with the understanding that Dale will return from China in time to take command of his frigate. Captain Barry and Captain Truxton are engaged to provide advice and assistance during Captain Dale's absence.
July 27, 1798 Certification of payment; pay of Private Thomas Dungan William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $2.71 is due Private Thomas Dungan, late a private in Captain Frye's company of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay up to 21 July 1798, the day his term of service expired.
October 10, 1795 On the different calculations as to total measurement of masts and yards Timothy Pickering Captain Thomas Truxtun Pickering had hoped that since Captains Truxton, Barry and Talbot were in town, they would meet with Joshua Humphreys to consult on the dimensions of masts for the frigates. Pickering includes a chart from Joshua Humphreys with different calculations.
May 12, 1798 Request for Issue of Private's Clothing, With Return & Note from Commanding Officer James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to a private in the 1st Infantry Regiment, who serves as a waiter to Lt. Hyde. Hyde's confirmation that the private has not yet drawn clothing is included, as is a return of the articles sent.
June 9, 1797 Privates' bounty claims William Simmons Edward Miller Requests that Miller advise him as to whether the claims for bounty of privates Jese Kentner, John Kentner, James Drown, and Asa Smith are justified.
April 24, 1800 [COPY] Transportation of Stores John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Clarification and standard policy requested for the transportation of private stores for officers to the post at which they are stationed.
May 29, 1797 Pay of Private Edward Dowlen, in the 3rd US Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $68 is due Private Edward Dowlen, in the 3rd US Regiment, being his pay for June 1795 through October 1796.
November 28, 1797 Certification of payments; pay of Private John Franks William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $13.74 is due John Franks, late a private in the 2nd Sub Legion, being his pay from April 1 to August 18, 1794, the day of his discharge.
October 8, 1796 Letter from the War Office to the Secretary of the Treasury regarding extension of the pier at Philadelphia [not available] Oliver Wolcott, Jr. McHenry forwards a letter from Joshua Humphreys and Captain John Barry regarding requirement to entend pier at Philadelphia to prevent injury to frigate during launching. Captain Thomas Truxton has examined premises and agrees.
December 4, 1797 Certification of payments; Private O'Brian William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment to Private Michael O'Brian of Captain Edward Butler's Company, 4th Regiment.
July 17, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James Stille Simmons provides an account balance and informs Stille to expect pay from Nicholas Fish.
May 5, 1797 Pay for Troops and Compensation for "Deranged Officer" Isaac Craig William Simmons Enclosed muster and pay rolls along with updates of several companies. Discussed compensation for Polhemus as a "deranged officer". List of vouchers enclosed.
March 17, 1793 Return of the names of Captain Guion detachment Campbell Smith Isaac Guion Enclosed papers compared with returns of adjutant general's office, were all the information the paymaster could collect at Legion Ville relative to Captain Guion's detachment at Gallipolis. This is return of names of detachment of Captain William Lewis's company, gone to Gallipolis under Captain Guion.
May 10, 1792 Muster Roll of six men employed as scouts, messengers and rangers Francis Mentges [not available] Muster Roll of six men as scouts, messengers and rangers between Fort Washington and several parts on the communication to Fort Jefferson.
October 22, 1794 Letter from Henry Knox to Tench Coxe on sizes of beams and the issue of pine or oak Henry Knox Tench Coxe Letter from Henry Knox to Tench Coxe on sizes of beams; lower and gun decks to be of white oak. Knox withdraws his objection to Joshua Humphreys and Captain Barry on the use of pine for beams for the 44 gun ship to be built in Philadelphia.
September 16, 1797 Certification of payments due; pay of Private Henry Sanders William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $14.71 is due Private Henry Sanders of Capt. Lyman's Company, 2nd Regiment, being his pay from November 1, 1796 to February 19, 1797, the day his time expired.
February 6, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of Private Henry Lowrey William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $16 is due Private Henry Lowrey being his pay in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers from September 1 to October 26, 1797 and for his pay as a private in Captain Martin's Company, US 1st Regiment from October 27, the day he reenlisted, through December 1797.
April 23, 1795 Pay of Private William Smith of 4th Sub Legion William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $39 is due William Smith, Private in the 4th Sub Legion, for his pay from April 1794 through March 1795.
May 11, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Strawhover William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $34.26 is due Private Jacob Strawhover, late of Capt. DeButt's Company, being his pay from August 1, 1797 to April 17, 1798, the day his service expired.
January 19, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Fitzgerald William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $159.84 is due Private Samuel Fitzgerald, late of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from June 1, 1797 to January 5, 1798, the day of his discharge.
May 31, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Shattuck William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $16 is due Private Jonathan Shattuck, late of the 4th Regiment, being his pay from January 1 to May 1, 1798, the day he was transferred to the frigate "United States."
April 7, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Haley William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $23.61 is due Private Timothy Haley of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from October 1, 1797 to March 28, 1798, the day of his discharge.
September 6, 1788 Payment of Private John Betters Matthew Henderson Joseph Howell Sent discharge and certificate of service for Private John Betters of the 3rd Regiment Massachusetts Line.
July 26, 1796 Pay of John Geary, Deceased, private in the 1st US Regiment Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $37.37 is due the estate of John Geary, private in the 1st US Regiment for 1790, being his pay per abstract No. 331.
May 26, 1800 Private Property and Accounts Edward Wright John Harris Opinion that Negro woman is private property, information on private accounts of Benjamin Hawkins. Requests orders on how to act if Indians were to engage the U.S. in war, cites his location as badly supplied and dangerous.